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SAULCAT - St Andrews University Library Catalogue

Filming and photography in the Library

All requests to film or take photographs on University grounds and/or in any University building must first be made to the University’s Press Office. Please email

Students, student groups, staff or other users must all request this permission.

Once permission has been granted by the Press Office, please contact the Library,, if you would like to interview staff, film or take photographs in any of the libraries. We need at least one week’s notice in advance of any filming or photography.

Permission needs to be sought from and granted by both the Press Office and the University Library.

If users of the Library are likely to appear in any filming or photography, please ensure that the relevant release forms have been completed by individuals or groups.

This applies to the following buildings:

  • Main Library
  • St Mary’s College Library (including the King James Library)
  • The Richardson Research Library at Martyrs Kirk
  • JF Allen Library, North Haugh