Scottish Poetry Library

Venue details
Street
5 Crichton’s Close
Postcode
EH8 8DT
Edinburgh Area
Telephone (info)
0131 557 2876
Edinburgh Fringe Venue
167
About the venue

The Scottish Poetry Library is one of three poetry libraries in the UK, but the only one to be independently housed.

The award-winning building near the Scottish Parliament building houses Scottish and international poetry. Reference and free borrowing bookshop which can be searched using the SPL's online catalogue.

The SPL is the only poetry house in the world to have an extensive lending library at its core. It seeks to bring people and poetry together in many different ways.

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