National Library of Scotland: Board Members
Would you like to be part of the National Library of Scotland's
leadership over the next four years, in the run-up to our centenary
We are a reference library with world-class collections. We are
also Scotland's largest library and one of the major research
libraries in Europe. Our collections range from rare historical
documents to online journals, covering every subject. As custodians
of around 30 million items held in trust for the people of
Scotland, we preserve the memory of the nation.
We are looking for up to four enthusiastic Board members with
particular experience in fundraising, widening access, human
resources, and finance and resource management to share their
expertise. We would like the Board also to have a broad
The new appointees will formally take up post from 1 March 2019
for a period of four years. The posts are not remunerated but
reasonable travel and subsistence costs will be met.
There are two awareness events open to prospective applicants.
They take place on Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 October 2018.
The closing date is Friday 26 October
For more information and to apply, see the NLS website