The papers of Margaret Wylie Martin, nee Thomas (1903-2002) provide a fascinating insight into the story of 4 generations of determined women, Margaret, her grandmother, mother and daughter. Margaret Wylie Thomas graduated from the University of Glasgow with an MB… Read More ›
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To mark the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, we take a look at her love of music and investigate its influence on her written works. ‘Without music,’ Jane Austen wrote in Emma, ‘life would be a blank to me.’ … Read More ›
The 7th of January marks the University’s official Birthday, when Pope Nicholas V issued the Bull that granted the permission for our foundation! Since 2017 is the Scottish Government’s Year of History, Heritage, and Archaeology we thought we would share… Read More ›
Guest blog post by Olivia Howarth, digital preservation trainee with the SCA Opening Up Scotland’s Archives programme Over the past year, I’ve been privileged enough to work on cataloguing the Papers of Reverend James MacMorland, who was a University of… Read More ›