Welcome to the Library

The Royal Faculty of Procurators has maintained a library since 1817 which has been housed at the Royal Faculty building at 12 Nelson Mandela Place in the centre of Glasgow since 1856. There is also a small branch library at the Glasgow Sheriff Court.

The library is central to the function of the Royal Faculty of Procurators and provides access, for Members, to a first class collection of resources including legal texts, legislation, case reports, CD-ROMs and online services. Membership of the Royal Faculty therefore provides access to resources outwith the budget of a small firm and can represent a significant saving to a larger firm's budget.

Members of the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow are entitled to use the largest law library in the West of Scotland for research, quiet study, for the loan of textbooks, law reports and journals and as a meeting place for legal practitioners. The library is maintained by Members' subscriptions and as such is not open to the general public.

Please contact the library staff if you have any enquiries regarding the resources which the library offers or log on to our online catalogue. Find out more about the services which the library offers including research and document delivery.

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RFPG CPD Seminars

15. The changing role of fathers in residence and contact disputes
Thursday March 30, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

The Scottish Courts are arguably beginning to acknowledge shared care as a viable alternative to conventional concepts of residence and contact.  This talk will look at the framew... Read More

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RFPG CPD Seminars

1. The Data Protection Act 1998 and the Changing Landscape - what's happening in 2017?
Thursday April 6, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

The Data Protection Act 1998 has been in force for 17 years but the last few years have seen significant developments in relation to the 1998 Act and in May 2018 there will be a ne... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ Seminar - Simple Procedure
Tuesday April 25, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

This seminar will focus on the newly implemented Simple Procedure. The seminar will be provided by Professor Charles Hennessy. Charles is a solicitor advocate who has worked as a ... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

Inter-firm Quiz
Thursday May 11, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

As part of the celebration of the library's bicentenary the Royal Faculty and TANQ Society are holding an inter-firm quiz. Tickets are £50 per team (maximum 6 to a team) and incl... Read More

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Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
12 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow G2 1BT
0141 332 3593 (tel)
0141 332 4714 (fax)
library@rfpg.org