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Getting Started with Special Collections

Special Collections (archives, manuscripts and rare books) can be a rich source of material for your dissertation but can sometimes feel daunting to use. This Dissertation Week session will show you…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

About the University of Edinburgh Research Data Service

Intro video providing an overview of the Research Data Service. We provide support and tools relating to all aspect of the research data lifecycle.

From  Pauline Ward on March 11th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

University of Edinburgh: Meet our postgraduate students - Jessica

Episode 1: Meet Jessica, a Psychology PhD student. Edinburgh welcomes students from all different backgrounds and experiences. In this video Jessica tells us what she loves about studying…

From  Kristin Sargeant on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0  

University of Edinburgh: Meet our postgraduate students - Fabio

Episode 3: Meet Fabio, a Classics PhD student. Edinburgh welcomes students from all different backgrounds and experiences. In this video Fabio tells us what he loves about his PhD here…

From  Kristin Sargeant on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Beyond the books trailer February 2020

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the School of Literatures Languages, and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. The podcast is…

From  Maire Cox on February 28th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Building the Knowledge Graph for UK Health Data Science

Building the Knowledge Graph for UK Health Data Science Minhong Wang et. al, Usher Institute, Deanery of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences

From  Kerry-Anne Miller on February 27th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Integrated secure web application to deliver centralised management of research samples, histology services and imaging data.

Integrated secure web application to deliver centralised management of research samples, histology services and imaging data. Mark Lawson, Data & Project Manager, MRC Centre for Reproductive…

From  Kerry-Anne Miller on February 27th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

"Data Something": Assessing Tools, Services and Barriers for Research Data Collaboration at the University of Edinburgh

"Data Something": Assessing Tools, Services and Barriers for Research Data Collaboration at the University of Edinburgh - a small-scale study carried out by Dr Tamar Israeli with support…

From  Kerry-Anne Miller on February 27th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

ALT C - Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections

'Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections' This poster and GASTA talk highlights a series of playful OER-focused workshops that encourage students to creatively…

From  Stewart Cromar on February 26th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 1  

Healing the Damaged Gut in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - From the scientist, the patient and the doctor

Healing the Damaged Gut in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - From the scientist, the patient and the doctorGwo-Tzer Ho, Emily Thompson and Kris McGuire, Centre for Inflammation Research Our amazing gut…

From  Peter Crooks on February 21st, 2020 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Scientific Analysis of Heritage Collections

Scientific Analysis of Heritage Collections Using XRF Spectrometry – Employ.ed Internship 2019. Egyptian ushabtis, found under Medals 121, were analysed using X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) analysis…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 20th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Notes on a Historical Hall

St Cecilia's Hall is Scotland's oldest purpose built concert hall and home to the University of Edinburgh's musical instrument collection. Learn about the building's interesting…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 19th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Susan Collis

The Next Big Thing...Is A Series Of Little Things. In 2017 The Next Big Thing…Is a Series of Little Things was installed in Bristo Square. This new permanent artwork was commissioned by the…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 13th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Neil McKeown - Current Research

Professor Neil McKeown talks about current research in the School of Chemistry

From  Michael Johnstone on February 12th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?

Let's talk about dementia - what happens to the brain and how can we fix it?Colin Smith and Tara Spires-Jones, UK Dementia Research Institute at The University of EdinburghApproximately 50…

From  Peter Crooks on January 27th, 2020 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Fabio - PhD Classics, from Italy

Fabio, a PhD student in Classics, reflects on how the University of Edinburgh offers him the supportive environment that he needed in order to leave his family and friends in Italy and pursue his…

From  Kristin Sargeant on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 71 plays 0