Scottish Literature Digital Projects

Presented by the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections and University of South Carolina Digital Collections


Robert Burns (1759–1796)

Portrait of Robert Burns by Alexander Nasmyth

The G. Ross Roy Collection of Burnsiana and Scottish Literature includes works by and about Robert Burns. Online resources relating to this portion of the collection include:

20th Century

Detail from portrait of Hugh MacDiarmid and others

Studies in Scottish Literature

Studies in Scottish Literature lion logo

Studies in Scottish Literature, founded in 1963 and based at the University of South Carolina since 1965, is the leading refereed scholarly journal in its field, publishing new research and critical debate on all periods of Scottish literature.

Non-Burns Materials in the G. Ross Roy Collection

Detail of front cover of 'Todlen Hame'

In addition to Burnsiana, the G. Ross Roy Collection covers a wide range of Scottish literature, including poetry anthologies, histories, and modern writings. Selections of this portion of the collection include:

Columbia Departments Campus Libraries
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