News, Features and Events

Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014
Image showing part of a page in the National Archives of Scotland online catalogue

Due to essential work on our servers the following websites and services will be unavailable for prolonged periods from midnight on Friday 3...

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014
Demography News Release - Image

The number of people in Scotland living for more than a century continues to grow.

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014
Demography News Release -Image

Census 2011: Release 3I - Detailed characteristics on Labour Market and Education in Scotland

Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014
Old Tom Morris’s Terrible Year

The sad and fascinating tale of Scotland’s legendary golfing champions, Old Tom Morris and his son Young Tom, is revealed in a special display by...

Monday, 22 Sep 2014
Photo of an archives building

National Records of Scotland today publishes its Digital Preservation Strategy. This document sets out the key elements of a five-year digital...