Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Evaluating Energy Modelling in Traditionally Constructed Dwellings
A study demonstrating the use of building modelling in traditionally constructed dwellings in Scotland.
This is an in-depth conservation study commissioned by the RC Archdiocese of Glasgow, funded by Historic Scotland
Thermal Performance of Traditional Windows
Research from testing the thermal performance of traditional sash and case windows.
Erasmus+ Project Report
A comparative study of trades training in Norway, Poland, and Scotland.
Scotstarvit Tower Cottage
A report on the performance of a new heating system installed at Scotstarvit Tower Cottage.
Use and adaptation of listed buildings
Adapting a former electricity company building to form the first distillery in the Scottish Borders since the start of the Victorian period.
Historic External Lime Finishes in Scotland
A paper exploring historic external lime coatings on traditional buildings.
A teacher-led trail exploring maths around Edinburgh Castle
This trail is a cross-curricular activity covering the Numeracy and Mathematics and Social Studies areas of the Curriculum for Excellence.
After years of uncertainty the Former Academy and Burgh halls became the new home of the West Dunbartonshire Council.
This resource is aimed at teachers and designed to link classroom studies based on the Wars of Independence to the real historic sites where these events took place.
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.
Results and Recommendations
Results and recommendations from our studies to see how stakeholders and the wider population view our work.