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Semester opening times

After the summer vacation, Library sites return to semester opening on Monday 16 September: Main Library, North Street: Building 8am until 2am 7 days Service Desk 9am until 9pm Monday to Friday, 10am until 5pm Saturday, 11am until 6pm Sunday   St Mary’s College and King James Library, South Street: Building 9am until 10pm Monday…

6 September 2019News

An Uncommon Smile

In this post Eddie Martin from our Photo team describes an unusual early portrait photograph in our collections which has caught his eye recently. Born in 1819, Cornelius Jabez Hughes […]

3 September 2019Special Collections

Electrifying Daguerreotypes

Rachel Nordstrom follows up here on her earlier post where she featured several of the daguerreotypes in the Library’s collections.  Daguerreotypes are relatively rare in Scotland, and specifically so within […]

27 August 2019Special Collections