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Short Guide: Climate Change Adaptation for Traditional Buildings
Short Guide 11
The key aspects of the exterior of a traditional building and considers how these can be improved or adapted to increase a building’s resilience to extreme weather events caused by climate change.
Short Guide: Applied Digital Documentation in the Historic Environment
Short Guide 13
Discover how a broad range of data capture techniques can be applied to the recording, analysis, conservation and visualisation of the historic environment.
A Guide To Climate Change Impacts
Created by partners from across the historic environment sector and beyond, this guide identifies risks and hazards of climate change, along with adaptation solutions, demonstrating the resilience and adaptability of our historic environment.
Radiocarbon dating: A guide for applicants
Step by step guide for applicants to Historic Environment Scotland for radiocarbon dates.
Inform Guide: Citizen Science
This Inform Guide provides information about how to engage volunteers in scientific research.
The Recognition and Investigation of Lithic Scatter Sites in Scotland
A Short Guide
This guide is aimed at those who encounter potential lithic scatter sites in Scotland and who may wish to understand the issues around them and the approach to assessing and investigating them.
Inform Guide: Restoration Mortars for Masonry Repairs
This INFORM guide provides information on the use of proprietary restoration mortars for repair of stone masonry.
Rural Buildings of the Lothians
Guide for Practitioners 1
Building advice and information to support repairs and sensitive conversions of rural buildings in the Lothians.
TAN 13 - The Archaeology of Scottish Thatch
A guide to applying archaeological techniques to thatch and thatching in Scotland.
How To: Record Oral Histories
Collecting and Sharing Memories
A guide on how to undertake your own oral history recording.
TAN 12 - Quarries of Scotland
A guide to Scottish geology and stone working methods.
How To: Record Buildings
Investigating Buildings and Urban Spaces
Guides to help you investigate, understand and survey Scotland's buildings and urban spaces.