Discover magazine cover with a large red 'X' on the front

'Discover' is the National Library of Scotland's award-winning full-colour magazine.

Issue 30, winter 2015, includes:

  • Explore Scotland's dark history of disease and contagion
  • Learn about some of the most beautiful books ever printed
  • Find out about Scotland's pulp fiction factory
  • Read about two new books of Scotland's maps: 'Glasgow: Mapping the city', and 'The railway atlas of Scotland'.

'Discover' issue 30 — part one (PDF) (5 pages; 3 MB)

'Discover' issue 30 — part two (PDF) (14 pages; 2.3 MB)


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