About The Collections

Scotland has a fascinating medical heritage that spans hundreds of years. Many of the world’s leading discoveries in medical science were pioneered in Scotland. In this section there is information on archives, museums and libraries that hold publicly available collections on some of the remarkable people, places and resources associated with this outstanding heritage.

The collections are organised by region

North East & Highlands
Fife & Tayside
Glasgow & the West
Edinburgh, Lothians & Borders

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