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Library Carpentry: R

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This is an introduction to R designed for participants with no programming experience. 

This workshop starts with some basic information about R syntax, the RStudio interface, and then moves

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Introduction to Real-time Rendering and 3D Visualisation in Unity

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Video games have evolved into rather complex simulations. Over the past decade, a shift in this industry's approach has democratised the development of real-time applications and this has given

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Gale Digital Scholar Lab Workshop: Exploring Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis Methods

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Gale Digital Scholar Lab is an online tool for collecting data sets comprised of content from the University of Edinburgh's Gale Primary Sources purchases. These data sets can be analysed using

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Silent Disco: The Sound of Data

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Our 'Silent Discos' are based on tutorials from the Programming Historian website.

Participants will meet for a brief introduction to the subject, and then you'll work on your skills at your

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Library Carpentry: Python

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This lesson is an introduction to programming in Python for librarians with little or no previous programming experience. It uses examples that are relevant to a wide range of library use cases

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Recording 3D Data: Structured Light Laser Scanner Tutorial

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This 90 minute workshop will guide you through the basis of using a structured light laser scanner to produce a 3D model.

A structured-light 3D scanner is a 3D scanning device for measuring

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R & QGIS: Integrating Statistical and Spatial Data Analysis

This intermediate workshop consists of three sessions with a focus on developing skills in data visualisation, analysis and integration using both R studio and QGIS. Each session in the workshop

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Digital Method of the Month: Databases

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Have you seen a presentation on digital research methods and wondered if they are applicable to your work? Are you interested in learning new digital skills but unsure

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Recording 3D Data: Photogrammetry with 3DF Zephyr

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This 90 minute workshop will guide you through the basis of photogrammetry imaging and will provide you with a standard workflow to generate 3D models.

Photogrammetry

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Recording 3D Data: LiDAR Scanning Tutorials

This two-part session introduces participants to LiDAR (laser imaging, detection, and ranging) which is a method for surveying 3-dimensionally using distances by targeting an object with a laser and

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