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Library resources and services: an introduction

Recorded presentation introducing new students (and staff) to The Library at the University of Edinburgh. • Where the libraries are and their opening hours.[01:20] Noreen and Kenneth Murray…

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Supporting diversity through the ECA Library Zine and Artists Books collection: Decolonising & Diversifying the Library

Join ECA Academic Support Librarian Jane Furness to hear about the ECA Library artists’ books and zines collections and the ways in which they celebrate the diversity of makers working in these…

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How to Use the Centre for Research Collections

This session provides a practical introduction to the Centre for Research Collections, an access point for the University's Heritage Collections. The collections include rare books, archives,…

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Welcome back to the Library - Divinity UG Students

Introduction to the Library for Divinity UG students. 1.Visit the Library : New College Library 2.Visit the Library : Main Library 3.Use Study spaces in libraries…

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How to effectively use the Library

Introduction to getting started with the Library for Biomedical Sciences students. A PDF copy of the slides used in this presentation is available in the Attachments.

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Welcome to the University of Edinburgh Library - for new postgraduates students in Social and Political Science

This session is for new postgraduate students in the School of Social and Political Science (SPS) for Welcome Week, September 2021. It introduces students to the huge range of library resources,…

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Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library

Introduction to Wikisource - Wikipedia's sister project and the free digital hyper library How to get started uploading open-licenced books to be OCR-ed and proofread and linked to Wikipedia.…

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English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM): Introduction to the Library (Summer 2021)

A light-touch introduction to Library resources and services for English for Language Teacher Education Masters (ELTEM) students (Pre-sessional English, Summer 2021)

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Sketchpad Colouring Book Workshop

RecordingThis workshop from 25th May 2021 was part of the Digital Skills Festival at the University of Edinburgh.https://digitalskillsfestival.ed.ac.uk FacilitationThis workshop will be facilitated…

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Sketchpad Tutorial

A tutorial on how to convert an image to a line drawing using the online tool Sketchpad. Information on the image used as inspiration: Title: Old College, No. 142 Creator: William Henry Playfair …

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My book

Video of my homemade colouring book

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Beyond the Books - Series 2 - meet your host

Welcome to the second series of Beyond the Books, the LLC podcast that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. In this minisode, meet your new host, Emma…

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Finding Digitised Special Collections (Dissertation Festival 2021)

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

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Colouring Book - St Cecilia's Hall Facade

Photograph of St. Cecilia's Hall, Music Museum's facade turned into a sketch for mindful colouring.

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Colouring Book - Frame of Knox portrait with Shakespeare quote

Photograph of a portrait of John Knox by Theodore de Beze from 1580 turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. The manuscript is held in Centre for Research Collections. Details of…

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Colouring Book - Old Moray House Ceiling

Photograph of Old Moray House ceiling turned into a sketch to be used for mindful colouring. Ornate plaster ceiling in Old Moray House in the Canongate in the Old Town of Edinburgh. The house was…

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