Category Archives for e-resources

Using the Digital Wall at the Main Library to promote your work

Here are some guidelines for students who may wish to exhibit their work on the Main Library Digital Wall. There are two ways to show video or moving image work on the Digital Wall: 1: Continuous loop films that populate … Continue reading

15. June 2022 by jfurnes1
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Literacies – what are they?

At University our students learn various different literacies. These include data literacy, media literacy, game literacy, health literacy, financial literacy, civic and ethical literacy, carbon literacy, digital literacy and information literacy. A definition of information literacy is: “the ability to … Continue reading

07. June 2022 by jfurnes1
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Digital Skills Festival 2022

Do you know about the Digital Skills Festival? There are still a few places left on the following workshops: Introduction to reference managers – Monday 30 May 14:30-16:00: https://digitalskillsfestival.ed.ac.uk/introduction-to-reference-managers/ Managing your references using Zotero – Tuesday 31 May 09:30-10:00: https://digitalskillsfestival.ed.ac.uk/managing-your-references-using-zotero/ … Continue reading

26. May 2022 by jfurnes1
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Artstor on Jstor

Did you know that you can now find millions of Artstor images on Jstor? You can find out more at this information page. The JSTOR platform has been enhanced to offer the Artstor images and resources you know and value. … Continue reading

16. May 2022 by jfurnes1
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Library orientation guides

We are delighted to have a new library orientation guide for the music collections at the Main Library, George Square. We have a full range of orientation guides for all the library sites. This guide will help you navigate to … Continue reading

21. March 2022 by jfurnes1
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Dissertation Festival : Monday 7 March – Friday 18 March 2022

Do you want to find out more about the library resources available to support your dissertation question? Are you interested in learning how to manage the bibliographic and research data you’ve found? Join us for two weeks of online events … Continue reading

16. March 2022 by jfurnes1
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Do Yewno?

Yewno Discover is a new way of finding resources for your studies or research. Yewno Discover helps researchers, students, and educators further explore knowledge across interdisciplinary fields, sparking new ideas and finding unexpected connections along the way.   Its visual search … Continue reading

22. February 2022 by jfurnes1
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Nineteenth-Century Collections Online: British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture – Database trial available this month

We currently have temporary access to the following database on a one month trial basis: Nineteenth Century Collections Online: British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture, covering approximately 1733 to 1968, features a wide range of primary sources related … Continue reading

10. February 2022 by jfurnes1
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Art Forum Archive now available!

Thanks to our ProQuest subscription we now have access to the full digital archive of every issue of Art Forum back to issue 1 of 1962! You can access the backfile of Artforum (later Artforum International), the leading magazine for coverage of international … Continue reading

19. January 2022 by jfurnes1
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Yale Art & Architecture ePortal

We have many online resources for the study of history of art, one of our most recent acquisitions is the wonderful Yale Art & Architecture ePortal. The Yale A&AePortal is an authoritative eBook and image resource that features important works … Continue reading

10. January 2022 by jfurnes1
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