College of Science & Engineering


Information on Library resources and services available to students and staff.


Students and staff have access to the full range of library resources and services the University provides through Information Services. At the King's Buildings campus, your library is the Noreen and Kenneth Murray Library where the main print book collections are for Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Engineering, Geophysics, Mathematics and Physics.

Noreen and Kenneth Murray Library

Murray Library King's Buildings
The Murray Library, King's Buildings


Geography and Informatics main print book collections are in the Main Library, George Square. Astronomers also have access to the Library and Archives of the Royal Observatory Edinburgh. As well as reading material, libraries provide open-access computing, printing and scanning facilities and are places to study.

Libraries at the University of Edinburgh

Use DiscoverEd to see all the print and online books, journals, papers, videos, music scores, abstracting and indexing databases, theses and more which you can use and where to find them.


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