Scottish Higher Education Digital Library

Consortial Abbreviation: 
SHEDL
Slogan or Motto: 
Shared access for Scotland
Brief Description: 

SHEDL operates to permit the joint licensing of publisher resources. We favour entire publisher bundles for all members of SHEDL, with each institution making an appropriate contribution to the contracts. Currently we hold about 12 licensing contracts, providing members of the Scottish universities and institutes with access to over 3000 journals and 60,000 eBooks.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Electronic content loading/presentation
Mailing Address: 
Jill Evans SCURL Business Development Officer National Library of Scotland 159 Causewayside Edinburgh EH9 1PH Scotland, UK
Country: 
United Kingdom
Staff Contacts: 
Jill Evans - NLS Scotland Richard Parsons - University of Dundee
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
20
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
0
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Special
Number of Staff: 
1.00