Cultural & Heritage Collections
How to access the University's unique cultural and heritage collections, including the Centre for Research Collections.
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.
School of Scottish Studies Archives
The School of Scottish Studies was established in 1951, at the University of Edinburgh, to collect, preserve, research, and publish material relating to the cultural traditions and folklore of Scotland.
Museums and Galleries
The University of Edinburgh is home to around 200,000 artefacts, works of art, potted material, models, specimens, musical instruments and scientific apparatus.
New College Library Special Collections
New College Library Special Collections include manuscripts and archives, rare books, theses, photographs and objects.