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Neuroscience - improving topic coverage on Wikipedia on the Edinburgh Award 2023/2024

This is an Edinburgh Award presentation for Digital Volunteering with Wikipedia 2023/2024 - an extracurricular project of 55-80 hours at the University of Edinburgh.

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60 Years of Computer Science & AI @ Edinburgh - Interview with Mark Jerrum

60 Years of Computer Science & AI @ Edinburgh - Interview with Mark Jerrum

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‘Who is /ourguy/?’: Tracing memes to study online subcultures

Sal Hagen - ‘Who is /ourguy/?’: Tracing memes to study online subcultures AbstractIn fast-paced attention economies, Internet memes and catchphrases that manage to ‘stick’…

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Interview with Aude Billard - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

Interview with Aude Billard - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

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Interview with Lincoln Wallen - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

Interview with Lincoln Wallen - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

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Interview with Fernando Pereira - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

Interview with Fernando Pereira - 60 Years of Computer Science & AI at Edinburgh

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Open Lecture Series - From A Distance 21.02.24

Deirdre MacLeod, Lecturer in Art and Design - Centre for Open Learning, University of Edinburgh and Christopher Kaczmarek, Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Art, Montclair State University, New…

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The Bryce Miniature Qur'an and its travel across the globe (RB.S.4656)

Dr Mira Xenia focuses on a miniature Qur’an executed in golden ink and housed in a metal locket, now held in the Heritage Collections of the University of Edinburgh. This Qur’an may…

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The provenance of the Edinburgh Fragment of Rashīd al-Dīn's Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh (Or MS 20)

Dr Lucy Deacon explores the history of the substantial fragment of Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh, by Rashīd al-Dīn (vizier to the Ilkhanids), held by the University of Edinburgh's Heritage Collections (Or…

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Images of the Prophet Muhammad in Rashīd al-Dīn's Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh (Or MS 20)

Rashid al-Din’s Jami‘ al-Tawarikh (Compendium of Chronicles) is considered the first universal history ever written. Edinburgh University's Heritage Collections preserves an…

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Welcome - Introduction to the Library for University staff

Welcome and learning objectives for Introduction to the Library for University Staff

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CDCS Annual Lecture 2023: Mary Flanagan "How to See What's Missing"

Mary Flanagan - "How to See What's Missing" Abstract In "How to See What's Missing", artist and scholar Mary Flanagan discusses the investigation of artificial…

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Seeking to understand our oceans - MSc in Marine Systems & Policies

We have students from all sorts of backgrounds studying the MSc in Marine Systems and Policies, who seek to understand the ocean and our relationship with it. Hear from Dr Sebastian Hennige about…

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Our student Ruby on studying an MSc in Marine Systems and Policies

Interested in doing an MSc that truly respects and integrates interdisciplinarity into your degree program? Ours MSc Marine Systems and Policies might be for you. From the outset, you will learn how…

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Introduction to Web of Science (Library Bitesize)

Recorded: 09 Nov 2023. Slides available in Attachments Presenter: Fiona Brown This short webinar introduces using the Web of Science to find peer-reviewed academic literature for assignments and…

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ProQuest resources for Race and Decolonial Studies (Dissertation and Thesis Festival)

Ali Nazari-Nouri, Customer Education Trainer from ProQuest, part of Clarivate, delivers a presentation that demonstrates how you can effectively and efficiently search the ProQuest and Alexander…

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