Library – Scotland

Below are listed the publications which West Lothian Family History Society holds for Scotland which do not relate to one specific County.
 
CollectionPlaceDescriptionVolume
On Fiche1891 Census Index
BooksThe Parishes, Registers & Registrars of Scotland2010 Revision
BooksParish Registers in the Kirk Session Records of the Church of Scotland
BooksRegisters of the Secession Churches in Scotland
BooksGazetter of ScotlandThe original 1937 Edition Re-issued
BooksScotland (Royal Scottish Geographical Society)An encyclopedia of places and landscapes
BooksScotlandCollins Encyclopaedia of Scotland
Books1000 Churches to Visit in Scotland BookShort description of churches (many with illustration), age, location, faith, graveyard and opening times.
BooksInventory of Scottish Graveyards CDInventory of Scottish Graveyards and Other Burial Grounds with Information of Location and Documentary Information for each site
BooksJacobites of the '15David Dobson (lists outcome of followers)
BooksResearching Scottish GraveyardsA publication for SAFHS by Bruce Bishop
BooksResearching Scottish Family Historyby Chris Paton
BooksBirth & Baptism Records for Family Historiansby Stuart A Raymond
BooksScottish Family History on the Web - A directory
BooksScottish Family History on the Web - A directory3rd Edition
BooksScottish Seafarers of the Seventeenth Centuryby David Dobson
BooksScottish Seafarers of the Eighteenth Centuryby David Dobson
Scottish Graveyards on CDScotlandInventory of Scottish Graveyards (does not include Monumental Inscriptions)
BooksA Scottish Historian's Glossaryby Lawrence R Burness
BooksScottish Trades, Professions, Vital Records & Directories - a Selected Bibliographyby D Richard Torrance
BooksScottish Census IndexesCovering 1841-1871 Civil Censuses by Peter Ruthven-Murray
BooksThe Wilsons: Their Origins & PastBy John G Wilson
BooksWeights & Measures for the Scottish Family Historianby D Richard Torrance
BooksScottish Castles & Fortificationsby Christopher Tabraham
BooksDiscovering your Sccotish AncestorsLinda Jonas & Paul Milner
On CDRetours of Services of Heirs1544-1699Vols I - III
On CDServices of Heirs in Scotland1700-1859Vols I - IV
On FilmRecords of the LDS Church in ScotlandThis consists of 8 LDS Films (see separate listings)
Ordnance Survey MapsScotland - variousIndexes to the 1/2500 and 6-inch scale maps.
BooksScottish Catholic Family HistoryA guide to Catholic Parish Registers and Cemetery Records of Scotland and the Bishopric of the Forces by Andrew R Nicoll
BooksAn alphabet of sources for the Scottish Family Historianby D Richard Torrance
BooksParish Life in Eighteenth-Century Scotland by Maisie StevenA Review of the Old Statistical Account
BooksScottish Handwriting 1150-1650 by Grant G SimpsonAn Introduction to the reading of documents
BooksScottish Genealogy by Bruce DurieThis book emerged from courses in genealogy, family history, heraldry, palaeography and related subjects at the universities of Strathclyde and Edinburgh in Scotland and Guelph in Canada and talks given elsewhere. It is not a list of sources, although a great many sources are mentioned, it is intended as a working manual for genealogists with an interest in Scottish records and family history.3rd Ed
1901 Census on CDAll Scotland
BooksThe Poor had no LawyrsWho owns Scotland and how they got it. What happened to all the common land in Scotland by Andy Wightman
BooksDiscover your Scottish AncestryInternet and Traditional Resources by Graham S Holton and Jack Winch2nd Ed.
BooksScottish Handwriting 1500-1700A Self-help pack - Scottish Records Assoc.
BooksScotlandsPeopleThe place to launch your Scottish Research by Rosemary Kopittke
BooksDiscover Scottish Civil Registration Recordsby Chris Paton
BooksDiscover Scottish Land Recordsby Christ Paton
BooksThe Register of Corrected Entriesand its use for family history by Ken Nisbet
BooksNorth east ScotlandJacobites of 1745
BooksHighland Jacobites 1745Part 2
BooksScottish Soldiers 1600-1800Part 1
BooksAdoptions in ScotlandA search guide for adopted people in Scotland produced by Birthlink
BooksThe Scottish RegimentsDiana M Henderson
BooksEchoes of WarJanette W Horn