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The Scale of Open: Re-purposing open resources for music education 
April 21, 2021 11:59 am by lcampbe4
This is the transcript of a talk written by Lorna M. Campbell and Nikki Moran, presented at the OERxDomains21 Conference by Lorna M. Campbell, Kari Ding, Ifeanyichukwu Ezinmadu and Ana Reina Garcia. Slide are available from Slideshare: The Scale of Open Introduction This talk will reflect on how the University of Edinburgh’s strategic commitment to […]
Open Book Platforms Research: UoE Open Press Service
April 12, 2021 11:18 am by areinag
After doing our research on the publishers that worked with open books, we got an idea of what we were aiming to have in our textbook and how we wanted it to be. To become more accessible and achieve wider public, we agreed that the textbook should be published in at least three main formats: HTML, EPUB […]
Telling the history of HIV and AIDS activism in Scotland on Wikipedia
February 26, 2021 4:21 pm by Ewan McAndrew
As LGBT History month draws to a close this month, I wanted to pay tribute to a collaboration brought about through Siobhan Claude at the University of Edinburgh’s Staff Pride Network and my colleague, Lorna Campbell, who suggested telling the history of HIV/AIDS activism and awareness in Scotland on Wikipedia. It seemed inconceivable that Wikipedia …

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In our #OpenForGood post on @UoE_Teaching this week we share our #OpenTextbooks project in collaboration with @ReidEdinburgh, @DrNikkiMoran, and interns
Ana Reina Garcia, Ifeanyichukwu Ezinmadu and Kari Ding.
#OERxDomains21 #OER21
https://t.co/xLPHE6pluF

Created at @EdinUniMedicine to help lecturers design their own online/hybrid courses. The workbook encourages deconstruction & adaptation of course designs, alongside the needs and circumstances of current and future students. #OER #CourseDesign
https://t.co/am6dS87hq2

Created by Dr @jilly_mackay for undergraduate @GlobalAgEd scientists, each video outlines one area of scientific method & study design professional skill development. The videos are open licensed CC BY to allow for re-use.
https://t.co/nIZGOzApaB