University of St Andrews

University Library Special Collections

About us

About us

If you wish to discover more about us, from the birth of the Library and the development of its Special Collections Division, to our opening hours, where we are located and who the members of the team are, please visit the pages in this section.

Discover our collections

Learn about the treasures of the Special Collections Division contained in Rare Books, the Archives and the Photographic Collection.

Research enquiry?

If you need assistance with research, have a query about our collections, or would like to know about researching your family history please ask for our help.

Do you need reproductions?

Find out how you can get copies of books, manuscripts or photographs held within Special Collections.