The RBGE Library and Archives are open to the general public on a reference-only basis and information on planning your visit, including our opening hours and how to get here is available on this site.
If you are unable to visit the Library and Archives in person then you can submit enquiries via telephone (0131 248 2853/2854), email and via the Enquiry Form. We aim to respond to all enquiries within 5 working days.
Please note that we reserve the right to charge a fee for commercial enquiries (e.g. image research) and / or enquiries from individuals that take a significant amount of staff time to answer.