Publishers based in Scotland are asked to contact us about electronic legal deposit at the National Library of Scotland.
Access to electronic legal deposit publications is restricted to computers at the Library. If Scottish publishers want wider access to their publications, we will be happy to arrange that.
How to deposit publications
- Publishers in Scotland should deposit at the
National Library of Scotland via the Agency for the Legal Deposit
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; tel: 0131 623 4680
- Publishers in Wales should contact the
National Library of Wales:
Email: [mailto:address]; tel: [number]
- Other publishers should contact the British
Email: Customer-Services@bl.uk; tel: 01937 546060 (Customer Services).
Publications in more than one format
For works published in both print and electronic media which are substantially the same, only one medium is subject to deposit. The default medium remains print, unless and until both the publisher and deposit library or libraries agree a different, non-print medium.
For electronic publications in more than one format, it may be necessary to agree which format should be deposited.