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:
    • British Library Newspapers, Parts 1 & 2
    • British Literary Manuscripts Online c.1660-1900
    • Complete dictionary of scientific biography
    • Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
    • Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2014
    • Eighteenth Century Collections Online, Parts 1 & 2
    • Gale eBooks
    • Infotrac Custom Newspapers
    • Making of Modern Law
    • Making of the Modern World
    • Nineteenth Century UK Periodicals
    • Sabin Americana: History of the Americas, 1500–1926
    • Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Newspapers Collection
    • State Papers Online
    • Stuart and Cumberland Papers from the Royal Archives, Windsor Castle
    • SUR Digital Archive, 1931-1992
    • Times Digital Archive, 1785 - 2010
    • Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
    • Times of India