Tour of Edinburgh University Library (CIG Conference), Main University Library, The University of Edinburgh, Tuesday, 04. September 2018

This year's Cataloguing & Indexing Conference takes place in Edinburgh on the 5-7th of September.  To coincide with the conference, CIG and CIG Scotland have organised a number of visits to  libraries in Edinburgh for conference delegates.  These will take place on the afternoon of the 4th of September, the day before the conference starts.  
Visit to Edinburgh University Library, Tuesday 4th September
Originating from 1580, two years before the founding of the University, the Library’s collections contain many rare and historic materials within its 2.5 million volumes. 
The visit to the Main Library on George Square – one of the largest academic library buildings in Europe, and currently celebrating 50 years - will include a tour of the Library building and a visit to the Centre for Research Collections housed within the main library, to view a selection of the Library’s cultural and heritage collections.  
Numbers are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.
FAQ
Tours of the Library will start at 3pm and 4pm, and will last around 1 hour,
Please report to the main reception desk on arrival
Please let us know if you have special access requirements

Tuesday, 04. September 2018, Main University Library, The University of Edinburgh, Tour of Edinburgh University Library (CIG Conference)

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