Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Case Study 2
A case study on the repair and conservation of the Doulton Fountain in Glasgow Green.
A guide to finding information on the history of an individual burial ground.
Guide for Practitioners 1
Building advice and information to support repairs and sensitive conversions of rural buildings in the Lothians.
Available in English and Gaelic
This booklet explains what historic marine protected areas are and our role in advising the Scottish Government in designating these areas.
This booklet explains what being on the inventory means and how we assess gardens and designed landscapes for designation.
This booklet explains what being on the inventory means and how we assess battlefield sites for the inventory.
This booklet explains what listing means for owners and how we assess buildings for listing.
This booklet explains what scheduling means for owners of monuments and how we assess sites and monuments for scheduling.
A consideration of current provision, challenges and opportunities
Our report into Scotland's traditional building materials details the status of commonly used traditional building materials in Scotland.
This preliminary report from Historic Environment Scotland summarises the data on listed and unlisted drill hall structures in Scotland.
This preliminary report from Historic Environment Scotland and the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service summarises the data on listed and unlisted court buildings in Scotland.
Guide for Practitioners 5
An overview of the production and use of Scottish cast iron, along with guidance on appraisal and conservation.