The Museum's Caird Library is a comprehensive specialist reference library and a rich research resource for all. The Library is open Monday to Friday, 10.00–16.45 (until 19.45 on Thursday), and 10.00–13.00 and 14.00–16.45 on Saturday. To request items to view in the Library, please register with our library ordering system Aeon.
The Caird Library
Research areas and projects
Fellowships and internships
The Museum has a long-running Research Fellowship programme covering maritime history and other disciplines exploring the cultural, social and political aspects of maritime history. New fellowships are advertised in September/October each year.
Meet the curators who research the Museum’s collection of 1.5 million objects.