Information Services

University Collections Facility

The following pages provide information on the materials stored in the University Collections Facility (formerly known as the Library Annexe) and also provide information about how to access these items.

Service Update

Please note that the requesting of general collection items from the University Collections Facility is availble for delivery to all University of Edinburgh library sites as of Monday 26th April 2021. Delivery may take several days, depending on when the request is placed. General collection items at the UCF are aslo available for Scan & Deliver requests. 

Full details of the provision of library services, including opening hours, can be found on the Library Services Update 2020-21 page:

Library Services Update 2020-21

 

About the University Collections Facility

Items stored at the University Collections Facility
The University Collections Facility (UCF) is the University’s off-campus storage facility, housing a wide range of general and research collections.

Request material

University Collections Facility stacks
How to request material from the University Collections Facility (UCF), including General Collections and Special Collections items.

Delivery times

Scanning at the University Collections Facility
The University Collections Facility (UCF) provides a delivery service of General Collections material two times a week (Wednesday and Friday).

Contact details and visitor information

University Collections Facility entrance
Contact details, opening hours and visitor information for the University Collections Facility (UCF).