Lighting the Past Goodbyes!

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On Tuesday, the Special Collections Division of the University of St Andrews Library celebrated the hard work of four Lighting the Past cataloguers who will be leaving the team over the summer.… Read more

Visiting Scholars 2017: Special Collections Show and Tell Events

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We are pleased to announce the details of our Visiting Scholars show and tell events for 2017:

You can learn more about our Visiting Scholars for 2017 below:

Dr Robin Mills (University College London) will conduct research on archival material relevant to his research on the Scottish Enlightenment.… Read more

Brill unlatches 20 open access books

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The academic publisher Brill has announced that it has now published 20 fully open access books funded under the Knowledge Unlatched scheme.… Read more

Interning at the Library: not just about books

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Interning at the Library
“so is that just like…sorting out books?”

This is the question I have been asked numerous times when discussing my summer plans with friends.… Read more

Graduation week, celebrating Honorands: medics, mathematicians and sportspeople

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Today graduates from the Schools of Management, Economics and Finance, Mathematics and Statistics and Medicine will be receiving their degrees in the Younger Hall.… Read more

Graduation week, celebrating Honorands: Monty Python

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Michael Palin (Photo copyright John Swannell)

On this final day of graduation week 2017, comedian, broadcaster and writer Michael Palin is to be awarded the degree of Doctor of Science (DSc) at this morning’s Graduation ceremony.… Read more

Graduation week, celebrating Honorands: stars of stage, screen and scholarship

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Today, the University is holding graduation ceremonies for students of History, Classical Studies, Languages, Film Studies, Philosophy and Social Anthropology.… Read more

Graduation Week, Celebrating Honorands: from electricity to the World Wide Web

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Today the University is holding graduation ceremonies for St Andrews University graduates in the Sciences.… Read more

Your chance to tell us about your use of ORCID

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Are you a researcher or research student in St Andrews? Please take part in our 10 minute survey about the use of Open Researcher and Contributor IDs (ORCID):

This survey aims to establish the extent to which researchers at the University of St Andrews are using ORCID identifiers during their work.… Read more

Graduation week, celebrating Honorands: Great thinkers and writers

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As we congratulate our students across the Divinity, English, Psychology and International Relations subject areas who graduate today at undergraduate and postgraduate level, we present a selection of distinguished individuals who have received honorary degrees from the University of St Andrews.… Read more