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Academic Libraries

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

Found in 13 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) ...

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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...

University of Edinburgh CDA: Faculty of Medicine, 1973-1977

 File
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/4.2
Scope and Contents The contents of this original file entitled "University of Edinburgh CDA: Faculty of Medicine" consists of general correspondence, sub-committee papers and minutes relating to construction of the medical library for the Faculty of Medicine, as part of the implementation of the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (1962) . Papers include correspondence concerning the case for and against the demolition of 10-14 George Square and papers of the North George Square Medical Project...