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Reimagining Waste Landscapes Seminar Series #6: Antonia Thomas - Bruck: The Art and Archaeology of Waste in Orkney

NOTE Captions are in process of being edited for typos! [postponed from 23 March]Abstract from Antonia Thomas: In this seminar I am going to discuss some of the ways in which we can think about…

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Heritage-based tribalism in big data ecologies and the role of ‘experts’

Dr Chiara Bonacchi (University of Stirling) presents: Heritage-based tribalism in big data ecologies and the role of ‘experts’AbstractThis presentation discusses the ways in which…

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Reimagining Waste Landscapes Seminar Series #4: Ed Hollis - Narrating a wasted landscape

Narrating a Wasted Landscape: exploring architectural heritage in an industrial town in Bengal From the construction of India’s first coal mine in 1832, the district of Asansol in West Bengal…

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Cruising, Curious & Casual? What user studies can tell us about the use of digital cultural heritage collections.

Claire Bailey-Ross (University of Portsmouth) explores recent user research relating to the UK’s Gallery, Library, Archive and Museum (GLAM) digital collections. Over the last 30 years, the…

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How-to support your Wellbeing with Heritage and Culture

An awareness of the growing movement of social prescribing as a means of supporting social determinants of student health and wellbeing An overview of the breadth of free heritage and cultural…

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A New Open GLAM Program at Creative Commons

SpeakersBrigitte Vezina AbstractGLAMs’ public interest mission is squarely aligned with the open access ethos. Indeed, making their collections as openly accessible, shareable, and reusable as…

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Archaeology option courses 2021

Listen to Head of Archaeology Dr Manuel Fernández-Götz as he introduces you to the Archaeology options courses available in 2021.

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CDCS Digital Cultural Heritage

Dr Jen Ross introduces the CDCS Digital Cultural Heritage Research Cluster.

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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…

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Accessing Hidden Heritage: Underwater Cultural Heritage & the Digital Revolution

Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH) is unique in that most people have never seen it. Access is restricted to divers meaning that, in direct contrast to terrestrial heritage, public awareness of…

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Measured Survey, Sketching, and Photography (part 1)

Recording Cultural Heritage: Measured Survey, Sketching, and Photography part 1), Dr Ruxandra-Iulia Stoica

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Skills in Heritage Data Science: Meet the Dogs of 19th Century Denmark

Henriette Roued-Cunliffe (University of Copenhagen) discusses how to create a smooth learning curve for data-led research in the humanities.In the humanities and the heritage sector, Henriette has…

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Inch Park Introduction Video

This short video introduces the virtual tour of Inch Park. Please work your way through this Learn page and the Google Virtual Tour to see what we discussed on the fieldtrip and hopefully you will be…

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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…

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Introduction to Scottish Studies Courses

This video introduces four option courses in Scottish Studies which are available to all students across the university. If you are interested in learning about the culture and traditions of…

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Linking UNESCO heritage data with Wikidata - Navino Evans, Histropedia

Presentation by Navino Evans, Histropedia Linking UNESCO heritage data with Wikidata so it can be visualised, connected with other data about the world, and provide direct access to all available…

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