University of St Andrews

University Library Special Collections

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Special Collections Policies

Collections Policy v1.2: Special Collections Collections Policy (Word, 23 KB) Last updated: 2018-05-23

Digitisation Policy v1.0: Special Collections Digitisation Policy (Word, 34 KB) Last updated: 2019-01-01

The policies of the Special Collections Division form part of the University Library's wider collections policy and unit strategy.

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.