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Scots Language Centre Centre for the Scots Leid

Reading and Exploring

Links to pages with information about Scots language and free downloadable documents.


Scots-Online Pittin the mither tongue on the wab!

Scots Grammar including description of the Scots dialects, pronunciation and orthography, Reader, Dictionary and more!


Word of the week and an archive of previous words (some with sound clips)

Scots dialects information


Scots language translation of the Rights Of The Child


Human Rights Declaration in Scots


The Declaration of Arbroath

Poetry (edited by Sally Evans)


North East Scots poems and prose from the Elphinstone Institute Kist.


A selection of stories and poems in Scots, suitable for Primary children, from retired Primary Head teacher Elizabeth Cordiner. 


Teaching resources to accompany Liz Niven's colllection 'Braw Brew'. 

CPD for teachers

A Scots language Across the Curriculum project


Guidance on teaching Scots and suggested texts for senior learners

Robert Gordon University basic Doric dictionary