The library will host an exhibition from East Lothian Museum Service for the next two weeks.

Rags to Riches highlights the lives of four emmigrants from East Lothian who all went on to a level of fame in their new home.

The exhibition focuses on John Ewart, David Syme, William Robertson Smith and Margaret Home Sievwright.

Rags to Riches will be on display until 11 February 2011.