Information Services

Student Record Indexes

The Reading Room contains a number of indexes of the University of Edinburgh student records which are particularly useful for individuals doing genealogical research.

In the Reading Room

  • The University Calendar (includes lists of graduates and prizewinners)
  • The¬†University of Edinburgh Journal¬†(contains obituaries of and articles about alumni; has accompanying sheaf index)
  • Biographical sheaf index to Edinburgh University alumni and staff, (mainly pre 1930)
  • Indexes to Student matriculations and graduations
  • Edinburgh University Theses index, 1907-1984
  • Printed Edinburgh University matriculation and graduation records, (mainly pre-20th century)
  • Computer terminal for accessing the online alumni database