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Networking Jacobites: Media, Cultural Memory and the 'Lyon in Mourning' Manuscript

Leith Davis (Centre for Scottish Studies at Simon Fraser University) discusses 'The Lyon in Mourning' manuscript.September, 1745, Episcopalian minister Robert Forbes was arrested and…

From  Roisin O'Brien on June 8th, 2021 0 likes 18 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  

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 23 plays 0  

History of Art Research Seminar 17 March 2021

Dr Bryony Coombs, University of Edinburgh‘Immytateur de madame Nature,’ Jean Perréal and the problem with images in early-sixteenth century France. What was the…

From  Malene Nafisi on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 18 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  

The Digital Editing of David Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript

This paper showcases a digital project, Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition, published in 2019 by the online museum and library, Livingstone Online.…

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

Celtic & Scottish Studies_ CELT8022_Heroes & Wonders stand-alone CAPTIONED intro (Dr Kate Mathis)

Edited video with captions. Not for splicing. Will be mentioned in general course intro to the Celtic options by Prof. Rob Dunbar. Recorded 17.8.20

From  Kate Mathis on August 17th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0