- 1985 (Creation)
- 1801-1926 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
George Gibson was professor of mathematics at the Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College, 1895-1909, then professor of mathematics at the University of Glasgow, 1909-1927.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Transferred from the Mathematics Department of the Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow. Most of the material belonged to Professor Gibson.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Collection of mathematics texts from the 19th and 20th centuries, many in European languages, and including some first editions.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
The collection is arranged alphabetically by author.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
All the books in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.