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Ask Scotland

Ask Scotland is the national online enquiry service for Scotland. It provides answers to questions about Scottish topics; the answers are prepared by reference staff of Scotland's public libraries, and others.

CAIRNS

CAIRNS is the Co-operative Information Retrieval Network for Scotland. It provides descriptions of information resources of all kinds held in libraries in Scotland, and online resources of interest to Scotland and its people.

RCO

Research Collections Online is an analysis of the subject strengths of the larger general libraries in Scotland which support learning, teaching and research.

SCONE

SCONE, the Scottish Collections Network, provides descriptions of collections held in Scottish libraries, museums and archives, and collections about Scottish topics held elsewhere. The records provide links to digital collections and online finding aids such as catalogues where available.

Scotland's Information

Scotland's Information provides a map-based search service for descriptions of collections held in Scottish libraries, museums and archives, with links to digital collections and online finding aids such as catalogues where available.

SDDL

The Scottish Distributed Digital Library contains collections of texts, images, and sounds in digital format, distributed over the World Wide Web, with Scottish themes.

SLIR

SLIR Online is the web version of Scottish Library and Information Resources. It provides addresses and contact details of libraries and other information services located in Scotland.