Laing collection

Scope and Content

Collection of mathematics texts dating from the 17th to the 19th centuries.

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Acquisition Information

The collection was formed from the personal library of Alexander Laing who left it as a bequest to Anderson's College.

Other Finding Aids

All the books in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.
"Search "MLSPLA" to find a full list of titles in the Laing collection":

Archivist's Note

Created by Carol Stewart, July 2017.


The collection is listed in: 'Catalogue of books bequeathed to Anderson's College by Alexander Laing, LL.D., late professor of mathematics there.' (Glasgow, 1883)

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