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This is a selection of items from the National Library of Scotland , which is an information treasure trove of Scotland's knowledge, history and culture, with millions of books, manuscripts and maps covering every subject.

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Gaelic Books
collection
2,153
ITEMS
2.6M
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Books in Gaelic and relating to Gaelic topics contributed by the National Library of Scotland .
Scottish Directories
collection
1,042
ITEMS
2.3M
VIEWS
collection
eye 2.3M
National Library of Scotland, Scottish Directories
Topic: Scottish Directories
Scottish Family History
collection
430
ITEMS
698,175
VIEWS
collection
eye 698,175
Books contributed by National Library of Scotland
British Navy Lists
collection
122
ITEMS
697,248
VIEWS
collection
eye 697,248
National Library of Scotland, British Navy Lists
Topic: Navy, Scotland
British Army List
collection
220
ITEMS
573,211
VIEWS
collection
eye 573,211
National Library of Scotland, British Army lists
Topics: NLS, National Library of Scotland, Harts Army List
British Air Force Lists
collection
68
ITEMS
382,247
VIEWS
collection
eye 382,247
National Library of Scotland, British Air Force Lists
Music at the NLS
collection
324
ITEMS
219,379
VIEWS
collection
eye 219,379
Books from the Music collection at the National Library of Scotland
Topic: keyword
Rolls of Honour
collection
58
ITEMS
146,094
VIEWS
collection
eye 146,094
Lists of Scottish soldiers and regiments serving in World War I.
Gaelic Books
texts
eye 53,599
favorite 5
comment 1
CAM
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Topics: Malay language, Malay language, English language
Scottish Gazetteers
collection
21
ITEMS
39,621
VIEWS
collection
eye 39,621
Gazetteers of parishes, towns and places in Scotland
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 32,112
favorite 3
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 29,820
favorite 2
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 29,738
favorite 2
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Ordnance Survey books of reference
collection
22
ITEMS
29,633
VIEWS
collection
eye 29,633
Books of reference for Scottish Ordnance Survey maps
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 27,238
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
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favorite 1
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Title vignette
Topics: Breton language, Cornish language, Scottish Gaelic language, Irish language, Welsh language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 22,338
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 22,201
favorite 0
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"By authority."
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 22,051
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Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 21,794
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 21,281
favorite 3
comment 0
"By authority."
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 20,609
favorite 0
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 19,446
favorite 0
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 18,696
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 18,669
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Gaelic Books
texts
eye 17,814
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comment 0
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Topics: Scottish Gaelic language -- Dictionaries English, Scottish Gaelic language -- Grammar, English...
Welsh-English section has own t.p., entitled: Geiriadur Cymraeg a Seisoneg
Topics: English language, Welsh language
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Topics: English language, Spanish language
Gaelic Books
by Spurrell, William, 1813-1889; Anwyl, J. Bodvan (John Bodvan), b. 1875
texts
eye 17,080
favorite 3
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Topic: Welsh language
Gaelic Books
by Macintosh, Donald, 1743-1808; Catholic Church. Diocese of Argyll and the Isles (Scotland), former owner. NLS: Oban.81; Nicolson, Alexander, 1827-1893
texts
eye 16,829
favorite 8
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Provenance: Inscription on title page: Ex libris Dioecesis Ergadiensis et Insularum
Topic: Proverbs, Scottish Gaelic
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Topics: English language, Italian language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 16,496
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Gaelic Books
by Bennett, George Lovett, 1846-1916
texts
eye 16,420
favorite 16
comment 0
In Latin and English
Topic: Latin language
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 16,414
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Scottish Family History
by Mackay, Angus, 1860-1911
texts
eye 16,076
favorite 4
comment 0
Includes index
Topic: McKay family
Scottish Family History
texts
eye 15,913
favorite 7
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Topics: Reed family, genealogy
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 15,811
favorite 0
comment 0
"By authority."
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 15,556
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
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Scottish Directories
texts
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Imprint and title vary slightly
Two pts. in one. Second pt. has own t.p. in Spanish, entitled: Nuevo diccionario de faltriquera, frances-espal y espal-frances
Topics: French language, Spanish language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 14,451
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
British Air Force Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 14,366
favorite 0
comment 0
"By authority."
Scottish Directories
by Directories. - Ayr, County of
texts
eye 14,327
favorite 3
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 14,200
favorite 2
comment 0
Description based on : 1898
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British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 13,689
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Continued by: Kelly's - Slater's - Royal National Directory of Scotland
Continued by: Kelly's - Slater's - Royal National Directory of Scotland
Gaelic Books
by Growse, Frederic Salmon, 1836-1893
texts
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favorite 1
comment 0
Includes index
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 13,110
favorite 0
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Gaelic Books
by O'Rahilly, Thomas Francis
texts
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Irish proverbs and English translations, English preliminaries and notes
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Topic: Proverbs, Irish
Scottish Family History
texts
eye 13,081
favorite 3
comment 0
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Gaelic Books
by Hepburn, J. C. (James Curtis), 1815-1911
texts
eye 12,932
favorite 7
comment 0
The Japanese printed in Roman characters
Topics: Japanese language, English language
BC
Topics: French language, Breton language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 12,519
favorite 0
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Scottish Directories
by Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory Limited
texts
eye 12,440
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Library lacks: 1931-32-1937-38
Gaelic Books
by Best, R. I. (Richard Irvine); Bergin, Osborn, 1873-1950
texts
eye 12,132
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Irish text, English preliminaries and notes
Topics: Irish literature, Manuscripts, Irish
British Army List
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,871
favorite 0
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Rights : National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland
Gaelic Books
by MacDonald, Thomas Donald, 1864-1937
texts
eye 11,720
favorite 3
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Gaelic proverbs and English translations, English preliminaries and notes
Topic: Proverbs, Scottish Gaelic
Rolls of Honour
by Shetland; Manson, Thomas
texts
eye 11,517
favorite 1
comment 0
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British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,513
favorite 0
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
In wrappers, upper wrapper printed
Topics: Hebrew language, Scottish Gaelic language
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 11,355
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comment 0
Imprint and title vary slightly
Includes index
Topic: Scottish Gaelic language
Gaelic Books
by Joyce, P. W. (Patrick Weston), 1827-1914
texts
eye 11,297
favorite 3
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Names, Geographical
Scottish Directories
texts
eye 11,259
favorite 0
comment 0
North, J.S. Scottish newspapers
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 11,228
favorite 0
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Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Robert Louis Stevenson
collection
13
ITEMS
11,221
VIEWS
collection
eye 11,221
Robert Louis Stevenson books from the National Library of Scotland
Topic: keyword
BC
Topic: Manx language
British Navy Lists
by Great Britain. Ministry of Defence
texts
eye 10,999
favorite 1
comment 0
Rights: National Library of Scotland holds full rights in this digital resource and agrees to license the resource under the Creative Commons License: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 UK: Scotland.
Gaelic Books
by Steere, Edward, 1828-1882
texts
eye 10,938
favorite 6
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Swahili and English on opposite pages
Topics: Tales, Swahili, Swahili language
Half title: Glossary of the Cornish dialect, &c
Topics: Pentreath, Dolly, English language, Cornish language