Local websites

Association of Certificated Field Archaeologists

Eaglesham History Society

East Renfrewshire’s Heritage Collection

Inverclyde Heritage / Watt Library

Johnstone History Museum                         

Paisley Thread Museum

Renfrewshire Family History Society                         

Renfrewshire Libraries Heritage Services


Local/ National Sites & Monuments Records:


Historic Environment Scotland Portal

West of Scotland Archaeology Service        


Other Libraries & Archives

British Newspaper Archive at the British Library

Glasgow City Archive

Map Images National Library of Scotland

National Library of Scotland

National Records of Scotland

POMS People of Medieval Scotland

ScotlandsPeople finding your ancestors


Scottish Archive Network online catalogue

Statistical Accounts of Scotland

SCRAN (Scottish Culture Resource Archive Network)

The National Archives (Kew, London)

West Dunbartonshie Council Archives

University of Glasgow Archives


Other Societies:

Glasgow Archaeological Society                     

Kilwinning Heritage

Scottish Local History Forum                      

Scottish Place Names Society


Other Links:

Archaeology Scotland

Clydesdale’s Heritage

Council for British Archaeology

Current Archaeology

GUARD Archaeology Ltd

Hunterian Museum, Glasgow

Kilmartin House

National Trust for Scotland

Scottish Crannog Centre