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LAGOON: Leicester Algebra and Geometry Open ONline - Hiraku Nakajima (Kavli IPMU, Tokyo, Japan)

LAGOON: Leicester Algebra and Geometry Open ONline - Hiraku Nakajima (Kavli IPMU, Tokyo, Japan)

From  Liam Holligan on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Preliminary findings from a literature review exploring the use of Linked Open Data by museums

Presentation by Jane Winters, School of Advanced Study, University of London Jane will be discussing some preliminary findings from a literature review exploring the use of Linked Open Data by…

From  Ewan McAndrew on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

The wicked Wikidata tale of how the 3,141 accused witches were placed on the map

Presentation by University of Edinburgh student Emma Carroll on the Interactive witchcraft map. "The wicked Wikidata tale of how the 3,141 accused witches were placed on the map for the first…

From  Ewan McAndrew on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

EUDACT 2019-20 introduction

EUDACT 2019-20 introduction, James Stewart

From  James Stewart on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

DE seminar Professor Petar Jandrić 'Viral Modernity: Covid-19 and the promise of open science'

In the first section of this recording the embedded video sound conflicts with Professor Jandrić. You will find a complete transcript below. Abstract According to the World Health Organisation…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on May 27th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Art and Design Revised Assessment procedure using PebblePad

Revised submission procedures using PebblePad for T2 March and April 2020 assessments. This in response to the impact of coronavirus.

From  Robbie Bushe on March 22nd, 2020 0 likes 91 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 7 plays 0  

An interactive laser cut map of accused witches in Scotland

Students on the Data Science for Design MSc were tasked at the course's annual Data Fair to create engaging visualisations from real world datasets. One group chose to use the University of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on December 23rd, 2019 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making: Open Scotland Update

An overview of OER policy and open education initiatives in Scotland for the Action Lab on Open Education Policy Making at the OEGlobal Conference in Milan, November 2019.

From  Lorna Campbell on November 23rd, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Public Poetry - Rachael King

Public PoetryThis lecture explores how poetry appears on the walls of the underground, Instagram, twitter, and in newspapers help us reflect and make sense of life in the 21st Century.Open…

From  Robbie Bushe on November 20th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Glimpse over Wikidata - Lydia Pintscher presents the state of the project at WikidataCon 2019

Wikidata has become so big it's sometimes hard to appreciate what we've accomplished over the past year. Let's take a look together and see what has happened over the past year and how…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Teaching SPARQL as a Foreign Language - Dr. Martin Poulter at WikidataCon 2019

This talk reports on my experience of using the Wikidata Query Service as a platform to teach non-technical audiences about knowledge representation. This training treats SPARQL as a language to be…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Wikimedians and the Global Goals

* Anna Torres from Wikimedia Argentina * Thomas Schallhart, Wikimedia LGBT+ User Group * Li-Yun Lin, Wikimedia Taiwan * Felix Nartey, Open Foundation West Africa Panel with four prominent…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Open science and education for sustainable life

Karin Holmgren Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor in Physical Geography, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU The importance of collaboration and communication to find joint solutions…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Where open and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) converge

Ryan Merkley CEO, Creative Commons How a radically open approach will let us move more quickly, with greater innovation, towards a more equitable result.

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Interview with a Witchfinder General - Emma Carroll on the Map of Accused Witches in Scotland open data project

As part of the Equate Scotland and Careerwise scheme to give Women in STEM students a paid placement in industry, Emma Carroll was employed on a paid internship in Information Services to work with…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0