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On the importance of attribution in metadata
June 11, 2019 11:10 am by OpenEdFeed – Open World
Anyone who has ever worked in developing or implementing metadata specifications will know that they’re not exactly a bundle of laughs, so metadata jokes are a rare and precious thing (cf Winston Jingo and Patrice Roux-the-Day.)  So when I came across this image in 2016, I had to retweet it for the poor souls who […]
supporting student employability
June 7, 2019 3:13 pm by Melissa Highton
Offering students work experience in our organisation is a no-brainer for me. We get up to date ideas and creative thinking from them. They get real work experience and digital skills from us. In LTW we are happy to host 24 new student interns this summer (11 Employ.ed, 10 VLE support, 2 Napier Placements, 1 …
PressEDConf19: Supporting Digital Skills with SPLOTs!
May 28, 2019 5:43 pm by OpenEdFeed – Open World
This PressED Conference talk by @lornacampbell and @emcandre explored how @EdinburghUni’s Wikimedian in Residence and Academic Blogging Service have used WordPress SPLOTs to develop sustainable open licensed digital skills development resources on enga...


UoE staff and students are invited to join us for a session of Copyright the Card Game (created by @UKCopyrightLit)!
When: Wed June 19th, 1:30 - 4:30pm
Where: Argyle House (Central Area)
Register your place!
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