Information Services

Digital Skills and Training

The Digital Skills and Training team help to develop the digital and information literacy, desktop and IT productivity skills of University staff and students to help them work, research and study more effectively and to support continuing professional development.

Book a place on a course using the Digital Skills Framework

About Digital Skills and Training

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Find out more about who we are, what we do and the skills development services we offer to staff and students across the University.

Digital Skills Framework

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The University's Digital Skills Framework provides access to over 600 digital resources and training courses to develop your digital skills.

Programmes, courses, toolkits, playlists

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Find out more about our digital skills programmes, training courses, toolkits and playlists as well as facilities including bookable training rooms.

Edinburgh Award

Find out more about the two types of digital skills Edinburgh Award available for University of Edinburgh students.

LinkedIn Learning

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This page contains information about the University's online learning service, LinkedIn Learning.

Digital Skills Festival

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The University’s first Digital Skills Festival – a programme of online digital skills events - ran between Monday 24th May and Friday 28th May 2021.

Digital Safety and Citizenship

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Learn more about digital safety and citizenship and how these issues impact you as a member of the University of Edinburgh community. Find curated resources to help keep you safe and secure while engaging online.

Wikimedian in Residence

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The University of Edinburgh Wikimedia residency is to facilitate a sustainable relationship between the University and Wikimedia UK to the mutual benefit of both communities through improving knowledge exchange.

Book a training room

A range of bookable facilities for staff and students including training rooms and the uCreate Makerspace.