- 1601-2011 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
55 metres of books + 14 metres of oversize books
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Collection of books printed before 1840 transferred from main library stock. Also includes later special material such as first editions, limited editions, vulnerable plates and fine bindings.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
The repository continues to add materials to this collection occasionally.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No access restrictions.
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.