Service information

We are still largely working from home, and our limited on-site time is focussed on preparations for the 2020/21 academic year. We are happy to answer enquiries by email where we can: . If your enquiry requires access to the collections to answer it, we may ask you to re-send it in a future stage of our service re-opening.

If you are a University of Glasgow student or staff member, there is more information on the services we are providing for the new semester at - search for "ASC". We are now able to offer "virtual reading room" appointments for University of Glasgow students & staff to see items from our Level 12 location by video call - for more information and to book:

Continue to follow us on Twitter @UofGlasgowASC

During the Covid-19 pandemic we are working on 'Collecting Covid-19. Find out more here.


Unique learning and heritage resources for teaching and research that are open to all.

Our Archives and Special Collections (ASC) website is developing.  In the meantime, the existing homepages for Archive Services and Special Collections are also available.