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Century of Genetics 13th Nov 2019

13th November 2019

From  Connor McLeod on November 22nd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Keynote speech: "Questioning Wikidata" - Os Keyes, researcher at University of Washington

Abstract:With almost 60 million items, Wikidata is an incredible knowledge base for human and machine systems, and a testament to the power of collaborative work. But is "the wonderful world of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Integrating Wikidata into Education Wikidata, Wikipedia's sister project, is a structured, linked-data knowledge base. In fact, it is the biggest Semantic Web platform humanity…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Alumni Perspectives - School of Informatics Student Stories

Discover what it is like to study at the School of Informatics with our series of videos featuring 'A Day in the Life', 'Transitions' and 'Alumni Perspectives' ! In…

From  Segolene-Charlotte Gallus on October 23rd, 2019 0 likes 8 plays 0  

The Wicked Findings of the Witchfinder General - Putting Scotland's accused witches on the map using linked open data

The Wicked Findings of the Witchfinder General: Using linked open data to put accused witches on the map. Seminar event hosted by the Edinburgh Centre for Data, Culture and Society on 11 September…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Visiting University of Edinburgh Libraries

Find out how to use University of Edinburgh Libraries

From  Lauren Smith on September 6th, 2019 0 likes 103 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

How to use the Library

This session was part of the new students Undergraduate online sessions

From  Ravinder Panesar on August 30th, 2019 1 likes 107 plays 0  

MSc History (online) Accessing the University Library & eResources

HCA Librarian Caroline Stirling provides an introduction to the digital and e-resources available through the Library

From  Muireann Crowley on August 22nd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays

10: Hygiene in the shed II - Scoring system (v2)

Shed hygiene? Let the cows tell you! Scoring system. Copyright © The University of Edinburgh 2019 CC BYThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. …

From  Jacqueline Aim on August 21st, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

An introduction to MSc History (Online Learning)

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc History (Online Learning) programme from Dr David Kaufman

From  Michael O'Reilly on August 20th, 2019 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Students take part in Archaeology Fieldwork at Kilmartin, 2019

All archaeology degrees at the University of Edinburgh have a practical work component. In 2019, as part of larger project ‘Scotland’s Rock Art in Context’ (2017-2021), students…

From  Sarah Morrison on August 14th, 2019 0 likes 151 plays

Karen Goodall’s Research Round Up

Dr Karen Goodall, Karen gives us an insight into her research which focuses on self-regulation: how people regulate their thoughts, emotions and behaviours. To find out more about the School’s…

From  Bethany Easton on August 12th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Emily Taylor’s Research Round Up

Dr Emily Taylor, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, provides an overview of her research into young people who have experienced adversity and trauma in their early lives. To find out more about…

From  Bethany Easton on August 12th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Angus MacBeth’s Research Round Up

Dr Angus MacBeth, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, talks about his extensive research into perinatal mental health: mental health of parents during pregnancy and early years. To find out more…

From  Bethany Easton on August 12th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

UCreate Whiteboard

UCreate room at the Main Library

From  Anna Mikhaylenko on August 8th, 2019 0 likes 8 plays 0