News, Features and Events

Monday, 22 Sep 2014
Door Open Day 2014 - Image

National Records of Scotland is throwing open the front door of General Register House between 10am and 4pm on Saturday, 27 September as part of...

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...

Friday, 12 Sep 2014
Image of Archives Building

The Digital Preservation Coalition (http://www.dpconline.org) have announced the thirteen finalists for the...

Thursday, 11 Sep 2014
Demography News Release - Image

Provisional figures for births, deaths and other vital events registered during the second quarter of 2014 are published today by the National...

Friday, 22 Aug 2014
Keeper’s Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011 Annual Report

The Keeper’s second Annual Report on the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011 has now been laid before the Scottish Parliament and published.

Other National Records of Scotland Services

  • The Scottish Register of Tartans
  • ScotlandsPeople Website
  • Scotland's Census 2011