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Calton Hill, Edinburgh

Calton Hill Developed during the first third of the 19th century as part of plans for Edinburgh’s Third New Town by William Henry Playfair, this site addresses changes in topography within…

From  Richard Anderson on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 22 plays 0  

National Library of Wales exploring the benefits of linked open data with Wikidata

Presentation by Jason Evans, Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru/National Library of Wales Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru/National Library of Wales has been using Wikidata to explore the benefits of linked…

From  Ewan McAndrew on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Week 1 Charles Raab and Michelle Spektor discuss the constroversies around the introduction of Biometric ID systems

Data Controversies 2020A discussion of national biometric enhanced ID systems, policy making and opposition, based on the previous talks.

From  James Stewart on April 1st, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Privacy, Credibility, and Expertise - Opposition to National Biometric Identification Systems - Michelle Spector discussion with Charles Raab

https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+1+Biometrics+and+PolicyHow do anti-surveillance movements work in context? This paper traces the formation of two such movements: opposition to…

From  James Stewart on March 24th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

CCCF 2019: Careers in Film and TV

Recording of the panel session 'Careers in Film & TV' from CCCF 2019.

From  Mairi Macdonald on April 15th, 2019 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 66 plays 0  

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

Dr Shashi Tharoor - Looking Back at the British Raj in India

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 144 plays 0  

Prof Gillingwater Inaugural Lecture Oct 2018

Recording of inaugural lecture Monday 29 October 2018. Professor Tom Gillingwater "Diary of a 21st century anatomist: standing on the shoulders of giants"

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 339 plays 0  

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version

How to Edit Wikipedia - unabridged version 2018 tutorial including how to navigate your way round a page.

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 7th, 2018 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Professor Lindsay Paterson | Scottish Education Policy : why statistics matter

Professor Lindsay Paterson is from the School of Social and Political Science | University Of Edinburgh - He presents research data on large scale historical and contemporary statistical surveys of…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on March 27th, 2018 0 likes 164 plays 0  

Wikidata loves Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales at WikidataCon 2017

Wikidata Loves GLAMs - Jason Evans, National Library of Wales (GLAM is a term used to describe Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums). This talk will highlight ways that GLAM's of all…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus - Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands

Wikidata as universal (library) thesaurus Theo van Veen - theo.vanveen@kb.nl Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands AbstractAt the research department of KB we linked named…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 7th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0