Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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A series of case studies that demonstrate how our historic environment can make a vital contribution to Scotland’s green recovery from the pandemic and its transition to net zero and a climate resilient society.
"Development of Sash and Case Windows" is a detailed account of the historical evolution of the sash and case window, detailing the gradual technical and aesthetic refinements.
Case Study 2
A case study on the repair and conservation of the Doulton Fountain in Glasgow Green.
The Case of Hilton of Cadboll
A research report designed to gain an understanding of meaning and values surrounding early medieval sculpture.
A case study in heritage management and community values.
The case study explores the life, work and influence of the Scottish-born designer Daniel Cottier and his contemporary William Leiper.
A study of the effects of the Braer oil spill on stone structures in Shetland.
This Case Study gives an account of the conservation of the mural paintings by Phoebe Anna Traquair in the former Catholic Apostolic Church in Mansfield Place, Edinburgh.
This guide looks into the thermal retrofit of traditional buildings to improve their energy performance, through a range of fabric improvements measures to different elements of a structure.
A study of Scotland's historic cinema buildings in conjunction with the Cinema Theatre Association.
Erasmus+ Project Report
A comparative study of trades training in Norway, Poland, and Scotland.
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.