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Networking Jacobites: Media, Cultural Memory and the 'Lyon in Mourning' Manuscript

Leith Davis (Centre for Scottish Studies at Simon Fraser University) discusses 'The Lyon in Mourning' manuscript.September, 1745, Episcopalian minister Robert Forbes was arrested and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Introduction to Special Collections (LibSmart II)

This video provides an introduction to the three main components of Special Collections: archives, manuscripts and rare books. The video explains what these terms mean, and is illustrated by examples…

From  Francesca Baseby on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Library Bitesize: Publishing your journal article

Unsure where to get started with publishing your article in a journal? Join us to find out what editors and publishers look for and how you can best prepare yourself for the world of academic…

From  Marshall Dozier on March 17th, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Colouring Book - Manuscript Illumination with Martin Luther King Jr quote

Photograph of a manuscript illumination from the Kulliyat (Collected Works) of the Persian poet Sa'di from 1556 turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. The manuscript is held in…

From  Marta Bloch Christiansen on January 9th, 2021 1 likes 6 plays 0  

Book Conservation & Digitisation: The Challenge of Dialogue & Collaboration

Alberto Campagnolo & contributors discuss new publication 'Book Conservation and Digitization: The Challenges of Dialogue and Collaboration'Featuring contributors from the…

From  Roisin O'Brien on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

The Digital Editing of David Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript

This paper showcases a digital project, Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition, published in 2019 by the online museum and library, Livingstone Online.…

From  Roisin O'Brien on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Food and Society in Early Modern Europe - Week 1 pt 2

COL course on Food and Society in Early Modern Europe

From  Lucinda Byatt on September 2nd, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Louise Gardiner

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is the second in a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Inside a Medieval Manuscript by Dr Sally Crumplin

Inside a Medieval ManuscriptDr Sally Crumplin explores what can we learn from a single medieval manuscript and give an insight into 12th-century society in Southern Scotland, Northern England and…

From  Robbie Bushe on February 14th, 2019 0 likes 61 plays 0