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Finding historical documents online (Library Bitesize)

Visiting physical archives, libraries or museums may not always be possible or practical so this Dissertation Festival session looks at options available to access historical documents or primary…

From  Caroline Stirling on October 27th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Finding historical documents / primary sources online (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video, for students on the Historical Research: Skills & Sources (online) course, introduces the wide range of digital primary source databases available at the Library that allow you to…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 13th, 2021 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Five Things to Remember Before Starting Your Search

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primay Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on June 3rd, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Mass Observation Online

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primary Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

The Scotsman Historical Archive

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primay Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Archives of Sexuality and Gender

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primary Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

How to Access Primary Source Databases

Content for LibSmart II for the Digital Primay Sources and Digital Scholarship module.

From  Caroline Stirling on May 3rd, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Finding your reading material and using the digital library - Historian's Toolkit

Introduction to the University Library for The Historian's Toolkit (HIST08032). A PDF version of slides are available in Attachments.

From  Caroline Stirling on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Newspapers for historical research - HCA (online)

A video for online postgraduate students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) demonstrating how to find and access newspaper, magazine and other news source databases and how to…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Gale Primary Sources for your dissertation - Archives and Platform

The University of Edinburgh has access to a fantastic collection of primary source archives from Gale, covering centuries of content. Including, historical newspapers from the British Library, as…

From  Caroline Stirling on May 25th, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

The Primary Sources Tool: Curating citations for Wikidata statements (Marco Fossati)

WikiCite 2017 was a 3-day conference, summit and hack day hosted in Vienna, Austria, on May 23-25, 2017. It expands efforts started with WikiCite 2016 to design a central bibliographic repository, as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 26th, 2017 0 likes 20 plays 0