Licensing terms and conditions

Under the terms and conditions of agreement between publishers and the National Library of Scotland, we have to apply these restrictions on remote access to our eResources:

  • Access outwith the Library is only available to people who have registered with us and have their main residential address in Scotland
  • If you are affiliated to a further or higher education institution, you will be unable to access the following resources outwith the Library:
    • 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection
    • 19th Century British Library Newspapers
    • 19th Century UK Periodicals
    • British Literary Manuscripts Online, c.1660-1900
    • Early American Imprints Series 1
    • The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2006
    • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
    • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    • Infotrac Custom Newspapers
    • The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926
    • The Making of the Modern World
    • Newsvault
    • Sabin Americana, 1500-1926
    • SUR Digital Archive, 1931-1992
    • The Times Digital Archive 1785-1985
    • Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive