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(PG) How to use the Centre for Research Collections

Dr Fran Baseby, CRC Services Manager, will provide a practical guide for finding and accessing collections (archives, manuscripts, rare books and museum collections) at the Centre for Research…

From  Ravinder Panesar on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Finding historical documents / primary sources online (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video, for students on the Historical Research: Skills & Sources (online) course, introduces the wide range of digital primary source databases available at the Library that allow you to…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Using digital historical newspaper archives (Historical Research: Skills & Sources)

This video provides an overview of the wide range of historical newspaper databases and other news sources available at the Library, including some hints and tips on basic and advanced search…

From  Caroline Stirling on August 5th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Trinity Theological College, Singapore #YaleEdin2021

This video of Trinity Theological College in Singapore, and its Centre for the Study of Christianity in Asia, is part of a series of videos prepared in advance of the 2021 Yale-Edinburgh Group annual…

From  Alexander Chow on June 2nd, 2021 0 likes 63 plays

Library Bitesize: Introduction to Web Archives

Presenter: Sara Day Thomson, Digital Archivist, Centre for Research Collections What happens to information on the web when webpages are updated or taken offline? This session presents the…

From  Marshall Dozier on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

The Digital Archive & The Politics of Digitisation

This talk deals with a question that is becoming increasingly important for historians who work with digitised cultural heritage: what are the politics of digitisation and what are its implications…

From  Roisin O'Brien on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Introduction to Special Collections (LibSmart II)

This video provides an introduction to the three main components of Special Collections: archives, manuscripts and rare books. The video explains what these terms mean, and is illustrated by examples…

From  Francesca Baseby on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Archiving Gaps: Reading Zimbabwe and The Internet

Tinashe Mushakavanhu (Digital Scholarship Postdoctoral Fellow at IASH) discusses critical meditations on archiving gaps.Despite the ubiquity and easy access the internet promises, it has also been…

From  Roisin O'Brien on April 28th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Sarah Aitchison, Head of UCL Special Collections

Sarah Aitchison Head of UCL Special Collections LMS Spitalfields meeting 14 May 2021 To remove the captions from this video press CC on the bottom toolbar.

From  GILLIAN KERR on April 19th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Finding Digitised Special Collections (Dissertation Festival 2021)

This online presentation discuss the different ways you can find digitised rare books, archives and manuscripts online.

From  Francesca Baseby on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

CIO update to all staff 19th March 2021

From  Gavin McLachlan on March 19th, 2021 4 likes 237 plays 0  

Dr Francesca Sobande 'Black Women’s Digital Diaspora, Collectivity, and Resistance'

Black Women’s Digital Diaspora, Collectivity, and Resistance Dr Francesca Sobanda, Cardiff University Chair, Dr Jen RossAbstractThis seminar is based on over five years of research and focuses…

From  Claire Sowton on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Book Conservation & Digitisation: The Challenge of Dialogue & Collaboration

Alberto Campagnolo & contributors discuss new publication 'Book Conservation and Digitization: The Challenges of Dialogue and Collaboration'Featuring contributors from the…

From  Roisin O'Brien on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Drosophila egg

Film of a Drosphilia Egg by Eric Lucey, Institute of Animal Genetics Research Film Unit. c.1980.

From  Rachel Hosker on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Archives and Teaching with Gary West #IAW2020

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is part of a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the Centre…

From  Elliot Holmes on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Archives and student research experience with Gary West #IAW2020

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is part of a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the Centre…

From  Elliot Holmes on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0