Official Guide to Edinburgh

Digital Learning Resources

Digital Learning Page

Ideas to keep the mind active and kids of all ages entertained. From downloadable activities and games for children, to e-books, audiobooks and digital resources for adults.

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are offering a range of RBGE Diplomas, certificates and short courses online.

Plants & Climate Change Course is a free online course is for anyone who wants to know more about climate change, how it relates to plants and what you can do about it. This course is for everyone from young adults upwards.

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh further details > 

University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh offers a range of free online courses, led by world class academics, that can be a valuable resource for academic skills and personal development.

University of Edinburgh further details > 

Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo have a range of digital learning activities on their website to keep the whole family entertained at home. 

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Royal Collection Trust - Palace of Holyroodhouse

Learn about the Palace of Holyroodhouse through the Royal Collections Trust's digital library of virtual tours, digital trails and exclusive podcasts. Furthermore, the whole household can get creative and learn something new with their online activities for families. 

The Palace of Holyroodhouse further details > 

Dynamic Earth

Dynamic Earth offers a range of interactive learning experiences online. Content ranges from hands-on experiments that you can carry out at home, through to fascinating insights about the history of our planet and the science behind climate change.

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Edinburgh City Libraries

Edinburgh City Libraries provide 24/7 access to a range of downloadable e-books, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers from home, through their Library2Go services. 

Edinburgh City Libraries further details > 

The Forth Bridges

Learn more about the construction of the Forth Bridge as it comes to life in this unique downloadable game from The Forth Bridges.

The Forth Bridges further details > 

The National of Library Scotland

The National Library of Scotland have a wealth of digital resources, including a Learning Zone for kids, to keep your mind active. Why not learn Scots with Oor Wullie!

The National Library of Scotland further details > 

Edinburgh World Heritage

The Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site provides information, guidance and resources to help you get the most out of the city’s heritage.

Edinburgh World Heritage further details > 

Doors Open Days

With a different theme each week, Doors Open Days have created a themed roundup of their digital resources so that you can enjoy a virtual day out from home. 

Doors Open Days further details > 

Edinburgh Photography Workshop

If you fancy brushing up on your photography skills, The Edinburgh Photography Workshop Virtual Classroom offer one-to-one advice session on any photography related topic. Contact them for further details and prices. 

Edinburgh Photography Workshop further details > 


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