Visit our new research support web pages

https://www.stir.ac.uk/about/faculties-and-services/information-services-and-library/current-students-and-staff/researchers/   We have overhauled our research support web pages so that they are much more streamlined and user friendly.  Now you should be able to find information easily about writing and research, research data and the University archives and special collections. Writing and research includes information on:  search techniques; keeping up to date; research […]

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The Jacobites and their Legacy

The latest exhibition in the Library commemorates the 300th anniversary of the 1715 Jacobite Rising. The display includes books, manuscripts, artwork and artefacts from the University Library’s collections, as well as some books and broadsides from partner institutions – the Library of Innerpeffray (http://www.innerpeffraylibrary.co.uk/) and the Leighton Library in Dunblane (http://www.spanglefish.com/leightonlibrary/). You can see the […]

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Bzzzz…. Bees in the library

The Library has two new exhibitions.   Artist and poet, Alec Finlay, is currently Leverhulme artist-in-residence at the University of Stirling, working in collaboration with Professor Kathleen Jamie in the School of Arts and Humanities.   The installation adapts a 19th century Nether hive system for beekeeping. In this Nether hive the knowledge of books […]

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