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.
The CRC provides a broad range of services, supporting teaching with collections, international research and projects.
The Centre for Research Collections is located on the 6th floor of the University of Edinburgh Main Library.
Search & Explore the Collections
Learn more about the collections we care for.
Teaching and Seminar Facilities
Teaching with collections in a hybrid environment.
Digital Scholarship Centre
Engagement, Collaboration, Training
A selection of thematic resources for the University's collections.
Conservators at the CRC work to preserve the collections through both preventive and interventive treatments.
Volunteers, Interns & Fellowships
An overview of how you can get involved in the CRC's work.
Exhibitions & Events
Discover our programme of 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.