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Introduction to University of Edinburgh Library 2020-21

An introduction to library services for MSc Philosophy online students.

From  Ishbel Leggat on September 22nd, 2020 0 likes 7 plays

Wiki Loves Monuments

Wiki Loves Monuments is an international photo competition which takes part throughout the month of September every year, and is supported by the Wikimedia Foundation. The aim is to crowdsource as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Teaching with Wikipedia - a practical 'how to' guide.

This online session is for any course leaders interested in learning more about Wikipedia Education assignments. The workshop showcases best practice derived from working with over a dozen course…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

PG How to use the Centre for Research Collections

Discover more about how to use the Centre for Research Collections

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 48 plays 0  

PG How to find somewhere to live

If you still don't have somewhere in Edinburgh to live in September, join the Students' Association's Advice Place for advice and support with flat hunting, finding flatmates, and more.

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 12th, 2020 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Introduction to New College Library @ 40 George Square

Find out what library services and collections are available at New College Library @ 40 George Square in 2020, and what processes we have in place for safe use of the library.

From  Christine Love-Rodgers on September 11th, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Using the University Library: Law PG Online

Introduction to using the university library for the PG Online Law students.

From  Donna Watson on August 22nd, 2020 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Education UK Summit // Summary

Wikimedia UK in partnership with Coventry University held an event on Wikimedia for educators. This one-day event explored the potential of editing Wikipedia (and other Wikimedia platforms) for…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Museums and AI: Imagining the AI we want for museums

A CDCS Digital Cultural Heritage research cluster event. Museums are, by their very nature, data-centric institutions. AI technologies bring new opportunities and challenges to the collection and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on July 1st, 2020 0 likes 35 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  

Using Wikidata to link connections in Oxford and beyond - Dr. Martin Poulter

Presentation by Dr. Martin Poulter, Wikimedia consultant Using Wikidata to create and visualise pathways that join up collections within Oxford and beyond. On 19 June 2020, the Science Museum…

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

Welcome to the LEAPS Transitions Course

Welcome to the LEAPS Transitions Course! We're looking forward to working with you throughout S6, to help support your transition from school to university - we have lots planned, and…

From  Jennifer Younger on June 23rd, 2020 0 likes 213 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Lorraine McLoughlin on Collecting COVID-19 Initiative

As part of the International Archives Week 2020, Elise Ramsay (Project Archivist, Climate Change) gives Lorraine McLoughlin (Archivist, Appraisal and Collections Review) a call to hear more about an…

From  enewcome on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Supercytes - How to say 'T helper cell'

This resource is from the Supercytes website - http://www.ed.ac.uk/supercytes Copyright © Donald J. Davidson, University of Edinburgh 2020 CC BY-NC-SA This work is licensed under a Creative…

From  Stewart Cromar on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Supercytes - How to say 'Natural killer cell'

This resource is from the Supercytes website - http://www.ed.ac.uk/supercytes Copyright © Donald J. Davidson, University of Edinburgh 2020 CC BY-NC-SA This work is licensed under a Creative…

From  Stewart Cromar on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0