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University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh University Library



  • Existence: 1580-

Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:

Library Accounts No. 6, 1801-1809

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.44
Scope and Contents From the Series: Records of donations, deposits and accessions to Edinburgh University Library:
  1. Accessions and Donations Books
  2. Matriculation & Laureation Accounts
  3. Student Library Accounts
  4. Curators' Minute Books
  5. Book Purchase Sub-committee
  6. Book Recommendations
Dates: 1801-1809

Main Library, George Square, c1967

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/4/1
Scope and Contents
  1. Spence Glover & Ferguson: architectural drawings, including finishings
  2. Ove Arup: structural drawings
  3. Other papers related to the Main Library building (uncatalogued)
Dates: c1967

Matriculation book, 1653-1704

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.33
Scope and Contents Catalogus discipulorum qui studiorum suorum initio Bibliothecam Edinburgenam auxerunt'; a record of contributions paid by students at matriculation, 1653-1695, with details of books purchased and other disbursements for Library purposes to 1693. Also annual balances of Library accounts, 1695-1704.
Dates: 1653-1704

Matriculation Laureation accounts, 1693-1765

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.35
Scope and Contents Matriculation and Laureation accounts for classes of Regent William Law, 1693/1694 - 1708/1709; Matriculation accounts for Humanities classes, 1709/1710 - 1720/1721 (Prof. L Dundas), 1726/1727 - 1733/1734 (Prof. A. Watt), 1734/1735 - 1740/1741 (Prof. J. Kerr), 1741/1742 - 1764/1765 (Prof. G. Stuart).
Dates: 1693-1765

Matriculation Laureation accounts, 1694-1746

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.36
Scope and Contents Matriculation accounts for classes of Regents H. Kennedy, 1694/1695 - 1696/1697, A. Massie, 1698/1699 - 1702/1703 and R. Stewart, 1703/1704 - 1711/1712. Laureation accounts for 1698. 1702, 1706, 1710, 1712 and 1713-1746.
Dates: 1694-1746

Matriculation Laureation accounts, 1695-1765

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.37
Scope and Contents Matriculation and Laureation accounts for Regent W. Scott (111, 115, 119), 1695/1696 - 1706/1707. Matriculation accounts for Greek classes, 1707/1708 - 1735/1736, also for classes in 1762/1763 (Civil Law, Public Law and Scots Law), in 1764/1765 (Rhetoric and Scots Law) and in 1765/1766 (Humanity, Logic, Natural Philosophy and Moral Philosophy).
Dates: 1695-1765

Matriculation Laureation accounts, 1696-1765

Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/2/Da.1.38
Scope and Contents Matriculation and laureation accounts of classes of Regents J. Row, C. Erskine and C. Drummond 1696/1697 - 1707/1708. Matriculation accounts for classes of Logic and Metaphysics 1708/1709 - 1764/1765, of Natural Philosophy 1762/1763 - 1764/1765 and of Rhetoric 1765.
Dates: 1696-1765

Press catalogue, 1636

 Item — Volume: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.14
Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.14
Scope and Contents 'Catalogus Librorum Bibliothecae Edinburgenae, 16 Decembris A.D. 1636'. Vellum-bound press catalogue for A-K, N. The entries are very full.
Dates: 1636

Press catalogue, 1641

 Item — Volume: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.15
Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.15
Scope and Contents 'Catalogus Librorum Bibliothecae Edinburgenae'. A press catalogue: A-N. Stamped binding clasped. At end: 'This book contains all the books of the Bibliothek of Edinburgh to the second day of Junii 1641, ' etc. This corresponds with the 1636 press catalogue but the entries are far briefer. It contains additions to some of the shelves, a list of MSS and receipt notes of Kenneth Logie, 02 December 1636.
Dates: 1641

Press catalogue, late 17th century

 Item — Volume: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.16
Identifier: EUA IN1/ADS/LIB/1/Da.1.16
Scope and Contents 'Catalogus Librorum in Repositoriis in Bibliotheca Universitatis Edinensis. No. 1'. A press catalogue: A-T. The shelf marks correspond mainly with Henderson's catalogue (1695-1697). A note after S 18 reads: 'There are the number of books in this catalogue 4526 which is the true state of the Library at my father's [W. Henderson] entry, but none ar counted sett down by his hand'. There follow lists of donations by Isobel Wood, J. Clerke, Mungo Wood. At the end is a note about missing books by...
Dates: late 17th century