Significance of Scottish Gaelic archive recognised by UNESCO

The largest collection of Scottish Gaelic manuscripts in the world has been recognised by the The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation for its historical and cultural importance.

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Celebrating the genius of Muriel Spark

The manuscript of one of Scotland’s most famous novels that was made into an Oscar-winning film has returned home to take pride of place in a free exhibition at the National Library of Scotland celebrating the life of Dame Muriel Spark.

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Secret book revealing feud between Victorian explorers acquired by National Library of Scotland

A private edition of a book detailing a feud between two great Victorian explorers which was never intended to be made public has been acquired by the National Library of Scotland.

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