Centre for Research Collections
The Centre for Research Collections (CRC) is the main space for anyone using the University of Edinburgh’s cultural and heritage collections.
Explore the Collections
An overview of the diverse collections available at the CRC.
Search the Collections
This page provides links to the relevant catalogues for each collection.
The Centre for Research Collections is located on the 6th floor of the University of Edinburgh Main Library.
Teaching and Seminar Facilities
The Centre for Research Collections works closely with academic colleagues, researchers, students and other visitors to provide a range of facilities and services for learning, teaching and discovery.
Services (including Digitisation)
The Centre for Research Collections offers a range of services including digitisation and enquiries.
A selection of resources relevant for research into the CRC's collections.
Conservators at the CRC work to preserve the collections through both preventive and interventive treatments.
Volunteers, Interns & Honorary Fellows
An overview of how you can get involved in the CRC's work.
Events & Exhibitions
Current and forthcoming events and exhibitions at the University of Edinburgh Main Library.
The Centre for Research Collections (CRC) provides access to the University of Edinburgh’s cultural and heritage collections.
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