The National Library of Scotland is a reference library with world-class collections. It is also Scotland's largest library and one of the major research libraries in Europe.
Our collections range from rare historical documents to online journals, covering every subject. We specialise in Scotland's knowledge, history and culture.
In this section
- What we are
- Brief history
- The legal deposit privilege
- The Board
- Annual review / annual accounts
- 'Discover' magazine
- Books we have published
- Corporate documents
The National Library of Scotland is a registered charity — Scottish Charity Number SC01108.6.