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Academic Libraries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

George Square redevelopment, 1960-1973

 Sub-Series
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/6
Scope and Contents George Square redevelopment consists of: general correspondence, (1969-1973) Civic Trust Award, (1969) reports, (1960-1973) general photographs, (1965-1967) plans: faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, (1964-1966) plans: landscape and streetscape, (1964-1965) plans: faculty of science, (1963) ...
Dates: 1960-1973

George Square Redevelopment: plans and drawings for Edinburgh University Main Library and Liverpool University Library, 1960-1967

 File
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/6.8
Scope and Contents George Square Redevelopment: plans and drawings for Edinburgh University Main Library and Liverpool University Library consists of: set of plans, by Sir Basil Spence, Glover & Ferguson, entitled "University Library" consists of 12 plans and 5 elevations, mostly at 1/16 scale. There are 5 different versions of the site plan, floor plans for the lower ground, ground and second floor, 2 different versions of a...
Dates: 1960-1967

Letter to [' Dear Sir'] from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, c1899

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L534
Scope and Contents Letter, [1899], Donald Tovey to [' Dear Sir']. Suggesting that the British Museum should reorganise it's catalogue. Holograph signed.
Dates: c1899

Letter to Mary Gardner Grierson from Sir Donald Franics Tovey, c1937

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L307
Scope and Contents Letter, [1937], Donald Tovey to Mary Grierson. Suggesting that Hans Gal should visit the Reid library. Holograph signed, in pencil.
Dates: c1937

Letter to Mary Gardner Grierson from Sir Donald Franics Tovey, c1938

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L315
Scope and Contents Letter, 1938, Suffolk, Donald Tovey to Mary Grierson. Hans Gals's discovery of a Haydn symphony in the Reid music library, and details of forthcoming concerts. Holograph signed.
Dates: c1938

Letter to Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay from G Merian, 12 November 1873

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/1/3
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay from G Merian, asking for copies of publications for la Bibliotheque de l'Universite de Bale, as previously promised, to complete a set.
Dates: 12 November 1873

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Wilibald Gurlitt, 06 November 1923

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1210
Scope and Contents Letter, 6 November 1923, Friebourg, W. Gurlitt to Donald Tovey. Discussing Tovey's lecture on the middle ages to the University of Edinburgh and expressing a keenness to see the treasures of Edinburgh University library. Holograph signed.
Dates: 06 November 1923

Observata et Dicta ... cum Huygeno Junio 1693, 30 June 1693

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [14]
Scope and Contents Remarks en passant about library volumes in history and physics seen in Leiden. A longer passage follows: notes to a conversation with Christiaan Huygens, critiquing Sir Isaac Newton's notions of absolute motion and the propagation of light. Huygens also says that John Flamsteed ought to declare for the absolute speed of light, and that this should persuade Jean Dominique Cassini.
Dates: 30 June 1693

Plans: National Library of Scotland feasibility studies, c1971-1973

 Archival Record
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/7.1
Scope and Contents Plans: National Library of Scotland feasibility studies consists of the following sets of plans and photographs: Chambers Street - plans as existing, (1971) Heriot-Watt site, (c1971) perspective drawings of planned additions to the National Library of Scotland (c1971) National Library of Scotland, (1973) Heriot-Watt University facade...
Dates: c1971-1973

Records of New College Library

 Collection
Identifier: AA2
Scope and Contents Contains the records of New College Library, Edinburgh University Theological Library, Church of Scotland General Assembly Library, Church of Scotland Lending Library and Longforgan Free Church Ministers' Library. See External Documents (below) for details.
Dates: 1755-present