The Coimbra Group

Founded in 1985 and formally constituted by Charter in 1987, the Coimbra Group is a large association of European multidisciplinary universities of high international standard.

Coimbra Online Collection

A new interactive online historic collection is showcasing selected historical collection items from the members of the Coimbra group. This was a piece of work commissioned by the Coimbra Heritage Group and awarded to Edinburgh. The University of Edinburgh develops, hosts and operates this service on behalf of the group, showcasing our talent as a leader in Digital collections technology, capability and practice.