There are a number of websites giving access to some of Scotland’s sounds online.
Listen in to your past and present at:
Tobar An Dualchais (partnership between School of Scottish Studies Archives at the University of Edinburgh, BBC Scotland, and the National Trust for Scotland’s Canna Collection)
Am Baile (Highlife Highland)
Scots Language (Scots Language Centre)
Cultural Equity – Alan Lomax recordings collection (includes some recordings from Scotland)
Bristish Library – Sound collection (includes many Scottish recordings)
Dumfries and Galloway (Regional Ethnology)
NEFA – North East Folkore archive (with Formartine oral history archives)
SCRAN (oral history section)
Gathering the Voices (testimonies from those who sought sanctuary in Scotland from nazi persecution)
USCB Cylinder Audio Archives (American archives with some Scottish recordings linked below)
City and country soundscapes
Above is just a starting point – there are lots more online sound recordings which we won’t know about yet! Please email Amy on firstname.lastname@example.org to suggest further links.