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Special Collections

Highland Libraries Special Collections represent the unique collections of notable people, the rich culture and history of the Highlands, its places and traditions. Browse some of Highland Libraries Special Collections.

Online Reference Library

Access up-to-date local, national and international information resources and advice for FREE. As a member of the library service you have privileged access to a range of premium subscription resources.

Academic Journal Articles

Free online access to academic journal articles on High Life Highland library computers. Visit your local branch and click the ‘Access to Research’ icon on the library computers’ desktop.

Newspapers and Microfilm

A wide range of newspaper articles is available in Inverness Reference Library. Please visit the Newspapers and Microfilm page for more information.

Family history and genealogy

Family history and genealogy research is provided by a network of Highland Archive Centres across the Highlands.