Tape Reel and Box

Sound Archive

The sound archive is the main product of over 60 years of fieldwork recordings and donated collections.

Sound Archive

Jean Pole and Betty Henderson playing fiddles

Photographic Archive

The photographic archive contains around 10,000 images from all parts of Scotland in a number of different collections.

Photographic Archive

Library Books

Libraries and manuscripts

The Archives are home to the Scottish Studies Library, the Celtic Library and a Manuscript Collection.

Libraries and manuscripts

Elizabeth Ross transcription

About the Archives

The Archives are at the heart of our endeavours in Celtic & Scottish Studies.

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Detail of Blau's Edinburgh Map

Archive projects

The Archives include a number of important and distinctive research collections.

Archive projects


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