OER Service Digital Skills Events

The OER Service runs a wide range of workshops and events as part of the University's Digital Skills programme. Our up and coming events are listed below, and you can find a full list of workshops we offer here:  OER Service Digital Skills. If you would like us to come to your school or college to run a session tailored to your requirements, please contact us at open.ed@ed.ac.uk.

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Academic Blogging: Blogging to build your professional profile

21st August 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Architectural line drawing on large building with columns, arches, and doorways.

This workshop will introduce you to the new Academic Blogging Service and provide an overview of the benefits of professional blogging, writing for blogs, understanding privacy, copyright and open licensing, and how to amplify your blog with social media.

The workshop will also guide participants through the process of setting up a new blog.

Links to additional support resources and course will be provided.


Please note: This workshop will not cover the technicalities of using WordPress. The Academic Blogging Service has provided a list of links to tutorials, videos and documentation that we recommend viewing if you are new to WordPress.

You can access these resources on the blogs.ed.ac.uk information page – blogs.ed.ac.uk Information Page


Bookings via MyEd: https://edin.ac/2NKKMBi 


Header Image: Playfair Architectural Drawings, University of Edinburgh, CC BY


21st August 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Lorna M. Campbell


Argyle House (Room EW.09)
3 Lady Lawson St
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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