Visit the following links to get a more in-depth insight in to our Genealogy Research

Bill Lawson Publications – website selling books online

Seallam! Visitor Centre

Genealogy enthusiasts web site

Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

Huge list of worldwide genealogy sites 

Gaelic sites

A great online Gaelic and English dictionary, incorporating Dwelly’s.

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Scotland’s Gaelic college, part of UHI, offering short, summer and online courses as well as full undergraduate and graduate degrees through the medium of Gaelic.

Gaelic personal names

Surnames in English and Gaelic

Transcriptions, articles and information on folklore collected by Alexander Carmichael between the years 1832 and 1912.

The one-stop shop for learning Scottish Gaelic

Tourism Information

Accommodation in Harris

Borve Lodge Estate offers luxury self-catering accommodation for couples in its two award winning buildings, ‘The Broch’ and ‘The Rock House’. Also family self-catering in ‘The Beach House’and ‘Laxdale Cottage’. All located on the stunning west coast of the Isle of Harris.

Self-catering Cottages in Scarasta

B&B Accommodation in An t-Ob and Car Hire

TravelScotland offers an exciting range of holiday hotels all over Scotland.

Outer Hebrides Walks

Coach and Travel Operators

Hebrides Travel Information

Currency Conversion

Currency Converter

Genealogy Societies

Professional Researchers

Edinburgh based researchers

Links Overseas

Highland Village, Cape Breton

Hudson Bay Archives

Celebration of the emigration from Skye in 1803

Waipu House of Memories, New Zealand – Museum dedicated to the emigration from Scotland and Cape Breton of Rev Norman MacLeod and his followers

Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia

St Francis Xavier University/Sruth nan Gaidheal

National Archives and Records Administration’s (NARA) Electronic Records Section USA

Tourist Information and Hebridean Sites

VisitScotland – Scotlands main tourism portal

South Uist information

The Islands Book Trust

Trips to St Kilda and other islands

Online archive of people, places and stories of the Hebrides

Information on the Tolsta area of Lewis

New Hebridean Festival - September 2014

Scottish Information

Information on all things Scottish