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Limited Service 25-29 May 2015

The CRC will be undertaking its annual stock check during the week of 25-19 May. There will be a limited collection service in place:

Two collections from CRC stores per day: 09:15 and 14:15

No deliveries from the Annexe, the library's off site store.

If you are planning on visiting us on these dates, we reccomend that you get in touch in advance by telephone 0131 650 8379 or email is-crc@ed.ac.uk.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Centre for Research Collections (CRC) is the main space for anyone using the University of Edinburgh’s historic collections.

About Us

Introduction to the Centre for Research Collections.

About Us

Visitor Information

Location, opening hours, reader registration and reading room guidelines

Visitor Information

Booking scanning at the library annexe


The Centre for Research Collections offers a range of services and facilities for its users.


Jex-Blake scroll

The Collections

Further information about our collections, including catalogues and online resources.

The collections

Magnifying Glass


Catalogues to material in Special Collections

Special Collections - catalogues

Reading Room

Enquiry Service

Including information about historic Alumni enquiries

Enquiry Service


Volunteer & Interns

Find about more about opportunities that may be available.

Volunteers and Interns


Projects we are running or in which we are participating.


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Events & Exhibitions

Find out what's coming up in the CRC.

Events & Exhibitions

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