Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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Guide for Practitioners
A guide to stonecleaning, covering sandstone characteristics, effects of soiling agents, and comparisons of cleaning methods.
Part of an international series of publications, this volume describes stone resources in different parts of the world.
A publication telling the story of the stunning Victorian and Edwardian ironwork of Stornoway.
A publication (in Gaelic) telling the story of the stunning Victorian and Edwardian ironwork of Stornoway.
Use and adaptation of listed buildings
This case study illustrates how minimal interventions and early action
brought an old library back into use as a creative arts centre.
A guide to the principles underlying the use of lime mortars in re-pointing and masonry consolidation.
Information on plaster found in Scottish traditional buildings.
An illustrated guide to Scottish thatching traditions.
A case study of the blackhouse at 42 Arnol, Lewis.
A guide to the recognition and conservation of earth technology in Scottish buildings.
Advice on improving access for visitors to historic buildings and monuments.
Comprehensive analysis of over 70 international statements of conservation principles.