University of St Andrews

University Library Special Collections



Visiting Scholars 2017

Thursday 13 April 2017

We look forward to welcoming the following four Special Collections Visiting Scholars to Special Collections over the course of summer 2017.

University of St Andrews Library Visiting Scholarship Scheme 2017

Thursday 17 November 2016

The University of St Andrews Library is now accepting applications for Special Collections Visiting Scholarships. The scholarships are open to all interested researchers, whether or not affiliated to a university, and at whatever level.

Applicants are required to complete and submit the application form available from our Visiting Scholarship pages.

Student Book Collecting Winner Awarded National Prize

Monday 14 November 2016

The University Library is thrilled that a St Andrews undergraduate, Jenny Elwin (4th Year, English and Modern History), winner of our James David Forbes Book Collecting Prize 2016 has been awarded the first Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association National Book Collecting Prize.


Show and Tells 2016 - Semester 1

Monday 12 September 2016

Come along to Martyrs Kirk New Park Seminar Room on North Street to see selected items from the University Library collections, including manuscripts and early books, and learn about their history.

Visiting Scholar Talks 2016

Monday 25 July 2016

Our Visting Scholars for 2016 will be giving talks about their research

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St Andrews Photography Festival 1st August – 11th September

Friday 17 June 2016

View photographs from our collections in venues across St Andrews!

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