Search for tag: "open scotland"

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 A week ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Filmosophy: Film as Philosophy by James Mooney

Filmosphy: Film as PhilosophyIn our inaugural open lecture, James Mooney discusses the relationship between film and philosophy. Can film do philosophy? What does it mean for a film to be…

From  Robbie Bushe A week ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Dementia Prevention Open Lecture Series - What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 1

What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 1In our first lecture, Prof. Craig Ritchie will provide an introduction to the Dementia Prevention Open Lecture Series, discusses how, when and where dementia…

From  Robbie Bushe A week ago 0 likes 88 views 0  

Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

From  Ewan McAndrew 3 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Wikidata & WikiCite - the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools (JROST)

Dario Taraborelli talks about Wikidata and WikiCite at the Summer 2018 workshop for the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools: https://www.wikidata.org/ http://wikicite.org/ Slides:…

From  Ewan McAndrew 3 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Finding and Using Open Educational Resources (OER)

This webinar on finding and using Open Educational Resources was recorded for the PEBL Project.

From  Lorna Campbell 4 Months ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Brexit and Scotland in a Nutshell. Children's Rights

This event is part of a series of free public events running across Scotland in Summer 2018, titled JRS Spark: Brexit and Scotland in a Nutshell. These events, funded by the Clark Foundation for…

From  Helen Walker 7 Months ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

And finally... what's your favourite Wikipedia article?

Staff and students at the University of Edinburgh were interviewed in March 2018 about their experiences with Wikipedia. As a final question, they were all asked what their favourite Wikipedia…

From  Ewan McAndrew 9 Months ago 0 likes 17 views 0