Lothian Health Services Archive

About this Organisation

The archive for NHS Lothian, Lothian Health Services Archive (LHSA) collects records of NHS hospitals in Edinburgh and the Lothians and their predecessor institutions.

LHSA also holds more general records on the history of local healthcare.

Our holdings date from 1594 to the present day.

We are based in the Main Library of the University of Edinburgh and (subject to health data legislation and guidance) the archive is open to all.


Organisation Type

University Library or Archive


Lothian Health Services Archive
University of Edinburgh Main Library
30 George Square
Entry last updated: April 25th, 2018

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