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The Moving Image Archive catalogue contains details of 6,000 films and videos held at the National Library of Scotland.
With around 46,000 moving image items in the collection, the Moving Image Archive captures more than 100 years of Scottish history and film-making.
Through the catalogue, you can:
- Find details of films to view, hire or buy
- Watch 2,000 clips and full films
- Save lists of your favourite films
- Read biographies of film-related people and organisations
- Make an online enquiry.
Dating from the 1890s to the 21st century, the 2,000 full films and clips we have digitised from the collection include early newsreels, educational films and home movies.
The clapperboard icon indicates a film or clip you can watch.
Films can be played back on a variety of mobile devices.
'Featured films' on the catalogue introduction page lets you explore a selection of digitised films and clips that we think you might enjoy. Sometimes the whole selection will relate to a particular topic or will highlight new films.
Search and browse
You can search for specific films or keywords, or browse through genres, subject, place and decade to find items of interest. The advanced search allows you to narrow your results further.
'My films' lists
It is easy to create a list of films you are interested in from the online catalogue.
To be able to keep your list for future use, you have to be registered with the Library. Registration is free and you can register online. You can then use your login details to access 'My films'.
If you are not registered, your list will disappear once you close the browser.