Membership & Partnership Criteria

Institutions eligible for membership will:

  • Either be a Higher Education Institution funded by the Scottish Funding Council, or be based in Scotland and hold collections of research significance, provided those collections are available to researchers from other institutions.
  • Provide access to services in support of researchers.
  • Agree to participate in collaborative activities.

Notwithstanding these criteria, admission to membership is at the discretion of the existing SCURL members.

Further information on membership and partner status can be found in the SCURL Constitution, Section 3. The Constitution was revised and agreed in December 2017 by the members of the SCURL Business Committee.


The SCURL Strategic Plan 2017-2019 is: SCURLStrategicPlan20172019