Default utility Image

Rollover 2019 is complete! The Library has now made copies of the 2018/19 Resource Lists for use in the new academic year. Please check that your 2019/20 Resource List is available. If you go …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

‘This Single Song of Two’: Centenary of the Marriage of Edwin and Willa Muir TAGS: | | 7 June 2019 marks the centenary of the marriage of Edwin and Willa Muir, one of Scottish literature’s great creative partnerships. Acclaimed in their own right as poet and novelist …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

Salvesen Archive – 50 years at Edinburgh University Library – 1969-2019 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARRIVAL OF THE CHRISTIAN SALVESEN & CO. ARCHIVE AT CRC – MARITIME TRADING AND WHALING MATERIAL 50 years ago in May 1969 former colleagues of the …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

Journey to the Centre of the UCF As a brand new library assistant at the University Collections Facility, the biggest challenge I have faced so far has been learning to navigate this somewhat labyrinthine building. Those bewildering …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

China Families – New Genealogy Website by Bristol University This is an edited re-blog of a newsletter from the Scotland-China Association. Were your ancestors out in China? If so, track them with China Families: https://www.chinafamilies.net China Families is directed …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

Rollover 2019 What is rollover? Each year, in June, the Library makes copies of the current year’s Resource Lists for use in the new academic year. When is it happening? The Library …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

All Change – Body Language project extended until July 2020 We are very pleased to announce that a new project archivist, Elaine MacGillivray, has agreed to take on responsibility for our collaborative Wellcome Research Resource-funded archives project ‘Body Language: movement, …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

Patrick Geddes Archives project extended until March 2020 With immediate effect our project archivist, Elaine MacGillivray, will be looking after two collaborative Wellcome Research Resource-funded archive projects.  Elaine will continue to work on our own ‘Evergreen: Patrick Geddes …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

The Westminster Confession On Wednesday 8th May 2019, The Church of Scotland is hosting a conference, organised by the Theological Forum.  The conference, Westminster, Confessions and the Church, will run at New College, …Continue reading →

Default utility Image

Cataloguing the correspondence of Thomas Nelson & Sons (cont.) Cataloguing the correspondence of Thomas Nelson & Sons (cont.) Our intern Isabella has now finished her 10-week placement at the CRC, during which she was box-listing part of the records …Continue reading →

Follow @EdUniLibraries on Twitter

Projects

Default utility Image The Edinburgh School of Social Study and Training Foundations: Social work training at the University of Edinburgh has gone through several guises since...
Default utility Image From Barbed Wire to the BBC: The Writings of Tom Burns Introduction Throughout his career as researcher, lecturer and finally Professor of Sociology, Tom Burns was...

Archives

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.