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Geography - what do you do on a fieldwork trip?

So what do you actually do on a Geography field trip? The answer is - a lot! Geography is an incredibly diverse subject. You can explore how our amazing planet works with activities like measuring…

From  Nikki Kay on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

What is ecological fieldwork like? Scotland's amazing landscape

It was raining, but we didn't care! The best way to learn is to go outdoors, into the real world. Here, our undergraduate Ecological and Environmental students explore the diverse vegetation,…

From  Nikki Kay on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

PG - Sources, Materials and Bibliographies - Jan 2021

This session looks at: The literature searching process Accessing library resources Referencing Help and training A PDF copy of the slides are available as an attachment. Presenters: Donna Watson,…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

How-to Maintain positive Wellbeing & Access Support in University Accommodation

How-to Maintain positive Wellbeing & Access Support in University Accommodation

From  Ravinder Panesar on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Do you want to change the world?

Open to a world of possibilities… We live in a complex, fast-changing world and we’re honest about the significant challenges facing us all. At the University of Edinburgh, we are one of…

From  Nikki Kay on January 18th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Library Bitesize - Using the online library

This is a recording of the session from 13th January 2021. In it we discuss how to discover and access library resources and support online, and get updates on services available. Slides available…

From  SarahLouise McDonald on January 13th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

CDCS Annual Lecture: Aimée Morrison

The Centre for Data, Culture & Society presents the inaugural CDCS Annual Lecture 2020: 'Hello World: or, how we learned to stop worrying, and love the computer' In this lecture, Prof…

From  Roisin O'Brien on December 16th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

The Stevenson Maps and Plans of Scotland: Creating a Map-Based Finding Aid

There are over 2000 maps and plans in the archive of the Stevenson engineering firm that relate to projects undertaken in Scotland in the eighteenth to early-twentieth centuries. The plans range in…

From  Roisin O'Brien on December 2nd, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

24th Nov: Enabling Academia: making UK HEIs more accessible

Enabling Academia: making UK HEIs more accessible Dr Jen Remnant, Disability Inclusive Science Careers, Heriot Watt University jen.remnant@hw.ac.uk Vignettes used in the training session that were…

From  Katie Nicoll Baines on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Project Soothe: Developing Imagery-Based Digital Wellbeing Tools

Stella Chan founded Project Soothe in 2015, and since then her team has collected over 800 soothing images from members of the public from over 30 countries. Project Soothe is a unique citizen…

From  Roisin O'Brien on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Electronic Legal Deposit: Shaping the Library Collections of the Future

Co-editors Dr. Paul Gooding (Senior Lecturer in Information Studies, University of Glasgow) and Prof. Melissa Terras (Professor of Digital Cultural Heritage, University of Edinburgh) and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Visual Methodologies for Public Participatory Work

This event introduces visual methodologies and, in particular, digital visual research that makes use of online data and content to research social issues.Recent contributions to digital visual…

From  Roisin O'Brien on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

The Moral-IT Deck: A Tool for Ethics by Design

This talk introduces the Moral-IT deck, a toolkit built to support designers’ reflection on ethical issues when creating new technologies.Awareness of technologists’ responsibilities is…

From  Roisin O'Brien on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

An introduction to Neurological Rehabilitation and Care Online PG Certificate

The University of Edinburgh and Royal College of Nursing Foundation would like to introduce this cutting-edge new programme aimed at equipping registered nurses, working in neurological…

From  Bethany Easton on November 9th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Low stress handling horses

Subtitles automated Hokkaido/Edinburgh conference 26 October 2020 Dr Gemma Pearson

From  Louise Connelly on October 27th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Low stress handling of cats and dogs

Subtitles automated Hokkaido/Edinburgh conference 26 October 2020 Roxanne Woodrow RVN

From  Louise Connelly on October 27th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0