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Online Library Resources

Find out how to get the most out of the library's online resources, and how to find resources using Google Scholar.

From  Geoffrey Fortescue on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays

Excelling in Excel: Tips and Tricks

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover some of Excel's capabilities including formulas and pivot tables. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Organisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover Broman & Woo's principles of organising data in spreadsheets. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

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From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Welcome - Dr Jeremy Crang

A warm welcome from the Dean of Students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr Jeremy Crang. March 2019.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 515 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Will it bite me? Media, licensing, and online teaching environments 4: Finding OER

Part 4 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 11th, 2019 0 likes 29 plays

Will it bite me? Media, licensing and online teaching environments 2: Closed Spaces

Part 2 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 11th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays

Supporting Open Education & Open Knowledge at the University

This webinar was hosted by the University of Edinburgh's OER Service as part of Open Education Week 2019. Join Lorna M. Campbell (OER Service), Stuart Nicol (Education Design and Engagement),…

From  Lorna Campbell on March 6th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Will it bite me? Media, licensing, and online teaching environments 3: OER & Creative Commons

Part 3 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 5th, 2019 0 likes 65 plays

Will it bite me? Media, Licensing and online teaching environments. 1: Open and Closed spaces

Part 1 of a series of four videos covering content provide in the 'Will it bite me?' information session to provide teaching staff with the information and tools to use copyright and…

From  Stephanie Farley on March 5th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays

HR Away Day - Tuesday 4th December

Footage and opinion from the HR Away Day held at the Informatics Forum

From  Joe West on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

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From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Online learning: using the library resources

Four online students talk about accessing the University's online library resources. It's not difficult and you can even connect your Google Scholar search to the University library…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 112 plays 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 on October 4th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0