Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Use and adaptation of listed buildings
This case study illustrated how the use of a planning brief helped to secure the future of a former school building.
This report presents the findings of a 2-year project researching the use and effectiveness of consolidants and water repellents on Scottish sandstones.
A look at Scotland’s Christian monuments and the people who lived there. This leaflet explores Scotland's churches and abbeys, from their early simple designs to later, more ornate constructions.
An application of the Climate Vulnerability Index (CVI)
This report describes outcomes from an online workshop (February 2022) to apply the Climate Vulnerability Index (CVI).
This report describes outcomes from an online workshop (May-June 2021) to apply the Climate Vulnerability Index (CVI).
Results of a conference held to address the effects of coastal erosion on sites and monuments in Scotland and the best ways of mitigating this recently-recognised threat.
Useful links to information on accessing funds for community-led projects.
Useful links to information on getting your voice heard in both the community and spatial planning systems.
Further information on setting up and running a community body or organisation.
"Conservation of Historic Graveyards" outlines proceedings taken from the seminar in November 2001 run jointly with Historic Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Covers technical conservation issues relating to various elements of the graveyard with advice on specialised repair and conservation techniques and an inventory of Scottish sites.