ELISA’s programme of visits to libraries for 2018 is now live and tickets are available through Eventbrite.
There are 4 visits to interesting libraries planned:
- Edinburgh Tool Library on 29th March 2018 at 2:00pm Tickets
Edinburgh Tool Library describes itself as “the UK’s first tool library, promoting sharing as a way of reducing our environmental impact.” Its members or, ‘Tooligans’, can lend tools from the Library at a number of community locations around Edinburgh including selected Edinburgh City Libraries.
- The Library of Mistakes on 26th April 2018 at 2:00pm Tickets
The Library of Mistakes exists to allow students, professionals and members of the general public to study financial history and to understand how finance has worked, rather than how it should work if key unrealistic assumptions are made.
- The Supreme Courts Library on 14th May 2018 at 2:00pm Tickets
ELISA are invited to tour the Supreme Courts Library serving judicial members and support staff of The Court of Session, Scotland’s supreme civil court and The High Court of Judiciary, Scotland’s supreme criminal court.
- The Scottish Poetry Library on 5th or 6th July at 2:00pm Tickets Tickets
Scotland’s one and only designated lending library for poetry is opening its doors to ELISA over two afternoons. The Library makes accessible poems in a variety of formats and provides a variety of resources for poets and researchers through its collections, workshops and expanding website