Opening times and getting here
We have introduced limits on visitor numbers to help keep everyone safe. You will not be able to visit the HES Archives and Library without booking online in advance.
To make a booking, email firstname.lastname@example.org and detail all the material you want to consult. We will check your request and confirm by email the availability of all the material. Please do not make a travel booking until we have confirmed the accessibility of the material.
Do let us know in advance if you cannot wear a face covering or if you need assistance in the building.
Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 4pm
Saturday to Monday
Getting to HES Archives and Library
John Sinclair House
16 Bernard Terrace
HES Archives and Library is located off South Clerk Street in Newington, Edinburgh.
Limited car parking is available for visitors to the rear of the building.
National Grid reference: NT 26 4726
Telephone: 0131 651 6872
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