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The Scottish Records Association (SRA) publishes the journal, Scottish Archives, and the newsletter, Retour. Back copies of the journal can be purchased from the SRA. Please print the publications order form and return to the address provided with appropriate payment.

In association with National Records of Scotland, the SRA also publishes the palaeography guide: ‘Scottish Handwriting 1500-1700: a self-help pack’. This is a guide to reading Scottish documents written between 1500 and 1700, with colour facsimiles and transcriptions of typical documents from the period.

A paper copy can be purchased via the ScotlandsPeople website at:

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