User guides, online learning resources for the use of different kinds of research data and information about taught training courses on working with data.
The following user guides, available at the Data Library and uCreate, the multimedia and specialist IT resource centre of the Main Library, may also be downloaded below in PDF format.
Courses on working with data, including Excel, SPSS and ArcGIS .
A range of data-related online teaching and learning materials, arranged by subject.
ESRI Virtual Campus provides self-paced web courses in using their GIS software. Many are freely to University of Edinburgh staff and students. In general, courses in the catalogue that do not have a 'live instructor' are available for free 'seats'. To register for a course, email a request to email@example.com.
This article was published on Feb 15, 2013