This one-year taught postgraduate degree brings together theory and practice in new and innovative ways. The programme is distinctive for its integration of traditional bibliography, training in special collections, and advanced theoretical approaches. The MSc in Book History and Material Culture has been accredited by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP).
Aims and outcomes
Teaching and assessment
Entry requirements and apply online
Apply online for this MSc programme.
View the current student handbook for this programme.
Optional work placements allow students to take advantage of the exceptional resources in Edinburgh for the study of books in order to gain hands-on experience that will be beneficial in their future careers.