Directory Organisations

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Found: 211
Organisation Type Locationsort descending Weblink
Aberdeen City Libraries - Local Studies
  • Public Library or Archive
Aberdeen
The Gordon Highlanders Museum
  • Museum
Aberdeen
Blairs Museum
  • Museum
Aberdeen
Robert Gordon's College Archive
  • School/Further Education Library or Archive
Aberdeen
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
  • Museum
Aberdeen
Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Aberdeen
The Tolbooth Museum
  • Museum
Aberdeen
NHS Grampian Archives
  • NHS/medical Library or archive
Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire Local Studies
  • Public Library or Archive
Aberdeen
Aberdour Cultural Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Aberdour
Breadalbane Heritage Society ( SCO 49382)
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Aberfeldy
Cromar History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Aboyne
North Lanarkshire Local Studies - Airdrie
  • Public Library or Archive
Airdrie
Grampian Transport Museum
  • Museum
Alford
Clackmannanshire Field Studies Society (CFSS)
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Alloa
Tullibody History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Newspaper Library or Archive
Alloa
Scottish Fisheries Museum
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Anstruther
RAF Anstruther, Troywood (Scotland's Secret Bunker)
  • Museum
Anstruther
Carmyllie Heritage Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Arbroath
History of Armadale Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Armadale
West Lothian Archaeological Trust
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Armadale
Ayrshire Archaeological & Natural History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Publisher Library or Archive
Ayr
South Ayrshire Local and Family History Library
  • Public Library or Archive
Ayr
Ayrshire Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Ayr
Strathnaver Museum
  • Museum
  • Public Library or Archive
Bettyhill
Midlothian Local Studies and Archive Service
  • Public Library or Archive
Bonnyrigg
Lothians Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Bonnyrigg
Bothwell Historical Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Bothwell
Clyne Heritage Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Parish Library or Archive
BRORA
Burntisland Heritage Trust
  • Directory of Resources
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Burntisland
Clan Donnachaidh Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
By Pitlochry
The Gellet Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Charlestown
Scottish Lime Centre Trust
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
Charlestown
Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life
  • Museum
Coatbridge
Colintraive Heritage Centre
  • Museum
Colintraive
Cumnock History Group
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Cumnock
Cupar Heritage
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Cupar
Fife Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Cupar
Cupar library
  • Public Library or Archive
Cupar
Currie & District Local History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Currie, Edinburgh
Ceòlas Uibhist
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dalabrog
Drymen & District Local History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Drymen
West Dunbartonshire Council Local History and Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Dumbarton
West Dunbartonshire Council Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Dumbarton
Dumfriesshire & Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Publisher Library or Archive
Dumfries
Dumfries and Galloway Museums Services East
  • Museum
Dumfries
Dumfries and Galloway Archives and Local Studies
  • Public Library or Archive
Dumfries
Dundee City Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Dundee
Dundee Libraries Local History Centre
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Newspaper Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Dundee
University of Dundee Archive Services
  • University Library or Archive
Dundee
Scottish Islamic & Cultural Centre
  • Private Library or Archive
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
  • Publisher Library or Archive
  • School/Further Education Library or Archive
Dundee
Friends of Dundee City Archives
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dundee
Abertay Historical Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dundee
The High School of Dundee
  • School/Further Education Library or Archive
Dundee
The Clan Gregor Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Dundee
The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum
  • Museum
Dundee
Friends of Dundonald Castle
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Parish Library or Archive
Dundonald
Dunfermline Heritage Community Projects
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dunfermline
Fife Cultural Trust
  • Public Library or Archive
Dunfermline
Reenactment Scotland
  • Directory of Resources
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dunfermline
Dunfermline Historical Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Dunfermline
LiveArgyll (Libraries)
  • Public Library or Archive
Dunoon
Castle House Museum
  • Museum
Dunoon
Dunse History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Duns
East Kilbride Reference, in East Kilbride Central Library
  • Public Library or Archive
East Kilbride
Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland
  • Private Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Costume Society Scotland
  • Private Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Royal College of Nursing Archives
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Corstorphine Heritage Centre (The Dower House)
  • Church Library or Archive
  • Directory of Resources
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Parish Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Scottish Catholic Archives
  • Church Library or Archive
  • Parish Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Saltire Society
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland
  • Directory of Resources
Edinburgh
Scottish Text Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
St Mary's Metropolitan Cathedral, Edinburgh
  • Church Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Broughton History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Patrick Geddes Centre
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
Edinburgh
National Library of Scotland
  • National Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Lothian Health Services Archive
  • University Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Scottish Council on Archives
  • Directory of Resources
Edinburgh
National Museums Scotland Library
  • Museum Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Old Edinburgh Club
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Edina
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
  • University Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Library & Archives
  • National Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Heriot-Watt University Archive and Museum Service
  • University Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Living Memory Association
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Cramond Heritage Trust
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Edinburgh
Edinburgh City Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Historic Environment Scotland
  • National Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Scottish Catholic Historical Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Scottish Printing Archival Trust
  • Directory of Resources
Edinburgh
Scottish Genealogy Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Scottish Record Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Edinburgh
Centre for Research Collections, University of Edinburgh
  • University Library or Archive
Edinburgh
Scottish Society of the History of Medicine
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • NHS/medical Library or archive
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
  • Publisher Library or Archive
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
The Moray Society, Elgin Museum
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Elgin
Moray Local Heritage Centre and Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Elgin
Elie and Earlsferry History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Elie
Falkirk Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Falkirk
Falkirk Local History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Falkirk
Falkirk Library Service
  • Public Library or Archive
Falkirk
ANGUSalive Libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
Forfar
Forth Naturalist and Historian
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Forth Estuary
Fraserburgh Heritage Centre
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Fraserburggh
Gairloch Heritage Museum
  • Museum
Gairloch
East Renfrewshire Heritage Service
  • Public Library or Archive
Giffnock
Pollokshields Heritage
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Glasgow
Archives and Special Collections, University of Strathclyde
  • University Library or Archive
Glasgow
Govan High School Archive
  • School/Further Education Library or Archive
Glasgow
Scottish Jewish Archives Centre
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
Glasgow
Forth and Clyde Canal Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Glasgow
Scottish Jewish Archives Centre
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • National Library or Archive
Glasgow
Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
Glasgow
Friends of Thomas Muir
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Glasgow
Glasgow Life - the Mitchell Library
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Newspaper Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Glasgow
Glasgow & West of Scotland Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Glasgow
Glasgow Caledonian University | Archive Centre
  • University Library or Archive
Glasgow
The Royal Highland Fusiliers Museum
  • Museum
Glasgow
The Glasgow Police Heritage Society & Museum
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Police/Court/Law Library or Archive
Glasgow
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • NHS/medical Library or archive
  • Professional Organisation Library or Archive
  • School/Further Education Library or Archive
Glasgow
The Hunterian
  • Museum
Glasgow
The Glasgow & West of Scotland Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Glasgow
Maryhill Burgh Hall Trust
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Glasgow
University of Glasgow Archives & Special Collections
  • University Library or Archive
Glasgow
Inverclyde Heritage Hub
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Greenock
Gullane and Dirleton History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Gullane
Haddington's History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Haddington
John Gray Centre
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Haddington
Scottish Borders Archives & Local History Service
  • Public Library or Archive
Hawick
Hawick Archaeological Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Hawick
Helensburgh Heroes
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Helensburgh
Helmsdale Heritage and Arts Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Helmsdale
Aberchirder & District Community Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Huntly
The Cabrach Trust
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
HUNTLY
The Argyll Papers at Inveraray Castle
  • Private Library or Archive
Inveraray
Glengarry Heritage Centre
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Invergarry
North of Scotland Archaeological Society (NOSAS)
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Inverness
Museum nan Eilean (U&B)
  • Museum
Isle of Benbecula
Bernera Historical Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Isle of Lewis
Pairc Historical Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Isle of Lewis
Mull Museum
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Isle of Mull
Comann Eachdraidh Uibhist a Tuath
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Isle of North Uist
Grimsay Community Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Isle of North Uist
Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum of the Isles
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Isle of Skye
An Iodhlann - Tiree's Historical Centre
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Isle of Tiree
Scottish Bricks History
  • Private Library or Archive
Jedburgh
Kennoway Local History
  • Private Library or Archive
Kennoway
Kilmarnock & District History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Kilmarnock
Kilwinning Heritage
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Kilwinning
Kincardine Local History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Kincardine
Kirkcudbright History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Kirkcudbright
East Dunbartonshire Archives (EDLC Trust)
  • Public Library or Archive
Kirkintilloch
Glenisla History Society
  • Directory of Resources
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Kirkton of Glenisla
Orkney Library and Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Kirkwall
Jim Hamilton Heritage Society of Coalburn
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Lanark
South Lanarkshire Libraries - Clydesdale
  • Public Library or Archive
Lanark
Clan Gunn Society & Heritage Centre
  • Church Library or Archive
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Latheron
Shetland Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Lerwick
Shetland Amenity Trust
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Lerwick
Mapping the Scottish Reformation
  • National Library or Archive
Lexington, Virginia
The Moray Burial Ground Research Group
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Livingston
Almond Valley Heritage Trust
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Livingston
Moidart History Group - Comann Eachdraidh Muideart
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Lochailort
Live Argyll
  • Public Library or Archive
Lochgilphead
Kilmartin Museum
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Lochgilphead
Assynt Field Club
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Lochinver
Meigle and District History Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Meigle
The Trimontium Trust
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
Melrose
Baldernock Local History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Milngavie
Lanarkshire Family History Society
  • Directory of Resources
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Motherwell
North Lanarkshire Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Motherwell
NHS Lanarkshire Archives
  • NHS/medical Library or archive
Motherwell
North Lanarkshire Local Studies - Motherwell
  • Public Library or Archive
Motherwell
Archaeology Scotland
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Publisher Library or Archive
Musselburgh
Archaeology Scotland
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Musselburgh
Moray & Nairn Family History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
Nairn
Highland Folk Museum
  • Museum
Newtonmore
Easdale Museum
  • Museum
nr Oban
Oban Communities Trust - The Rockfield Centre
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
Oban
Ardchattan Parish Archive
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Parish Library or Archive
Oban
Friends of Kilbride
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
Oban
Aberdeenshire Libraries Local Studies
  • Public Library or Archive
Oldmeldrum
Renfrewshire Local History Forum
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Paisley
The Heritage Centre (Renfrewshire Council)
  • Public Library or Archive
Paisley
Perth & Kinross Local and Family History
  • Public Library or Archive
Perth
Tayside and Fife Archaeological Committee
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Perth
Perthshire Society of Natural Science
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Private Library or Archive
Perth
Battle of Prestonpans [1745] Heritage Trust
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
PRESTONPANS
Bute Museum & Natural History Society
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Rothesay
North Ayrshire Heritage Service
  • Museum
  • Public Library or Archive
SALTCOATS
Live Borders Museums & Galleries Service
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
  • Public Library or Archive
Selkirk
Live Borders Museums and Galleries Service
  • Historic Building Library or Archive
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Selkirk
25 Group Royal Observer Corps Association
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
  • Museum
  • Museum Library or Archive
Skelmorlie
Clan Cameron Museum
  • Museum
Spean Bridge
St Andrews Museum
  • Museum
St Andrews
Stirling Council Archives
  • Public Library or Archive
Stirling
Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum
  • Museum
Stirling
Stirling Council Libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
Stirling
Loch Ard Local History Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Stirling
Stonehouse Heritage Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
stonehouse
Western Isles Libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
Stornoway
Tasglann nan Eilean (Hebridean Archives)
  • Public Library or Archive
Stornoway
Museum nan Eilean Lews Castle
  • Museum
Stornoway
Western Isles Libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
Strachur & District Local History Society
  • Family History Society/Association/Group
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
Strachur
Seaboard Centre
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
TAIN
West Lothian Council libraries
  • Public Library or Archive
West Lothian
West Lothian History and Amenity Society
  • Local History Society/Association/Group
West Lothian
The Wick Society
  • Museum
Wick

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