Edinburgh Napier University, Sighthill Campus
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow
The Library and Learning Centre of the University of Dundee
Craigmillar Public Library, Edinburgh
Atrium of Stirling University Library by John McPake,  Development and External Affairs, University of Stirling
Learning Resource Centre, Queen Margaret University, Musselburgh

Welcome to SCURL

Walk in Access

SCURL was pleased to receive funding from the Scottish Library and Information Council’s Innovation and Development Fund for the SCURL Walk In Access Project. Best practice was researched to support resource sharing initiatives through the provision of Walk In Access to e-resources subscribed to by HE Libraries

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The final report from the project is now availalble     SCURLWalkInAccessFinalReport4website


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Scottish Higher Education Digital Library

SHEDL aims through collaboration and combined purchasing power to achieve a shared digital library in Scotland with easier access to online content to support research and learning and teaching.


Welcome to SCURL

The Scottish Confederation of University and Research Libraries (SCURL) is the principal association of University and research libraries in Scotland and has been working collaboratively and cross-sectorally for over 30 years.

This website provides information about the work of SCURL (including the 2017-2019 Strategy) and includes information for SCURL members.   SCURLStrategicPlan20172019