for all our friends at home and abroad
SLD's speciality is the Scots language and the aim of our Newsletter is to spread the word about some of our work, and the resources we provide for everyone interested in Scotland's linguistic culture.
In this issue:
New Principal Executive Officer for SLD
Dr Ruth O'Donovan, who joined SLD in September... [more]
Read about our ongoing activities and projects, including our forthcoming lexicography symposium... [more]
Pilot Historical Thesaurus
A pilot version of a Historical Thesaurus of Scots is now available online... [more]
Publication of the Aitken papers
The collected papers of A J (Jack) Aitken have been published online... [more]
SLD congratulates the newly-appointed Scots Scriever, Hamish MacDonald... [more]
Tribute to Dr Doreen Waugh
SLD has lost a staunch supporter, and language and name studies a dedicated scholar... [more]
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