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Organisations

Organisations, Information and Research

Organisations

The Scottish Government provides direct fundin for twa Scots organisations.  In 2009 the Scottish Government assumed responsibility for direct fundin of Scottish Language Dictionaries and the Scots Language Centre.  These organisations wis previously fundit by  the Scottish Arts Council.  By providin direct fundin, the Scottish Government pit thir organisations on siccar financial foonds.

Scots Language Centre 

http://www.scotslanguage.com

Scottish Language Dictionaries 

http://www.scotsdictionaries.org.uk/

There are a nummer o organisations receivin fundin fae soorces sic as Creative Scotland whilk hae an important role in promovin Scots.  These include:-

Association for Scottish Literary Studies

www.asls.org.uk

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum

www.burnsmuseum.org.uk

Scots Language Society

www.scotslanguagesociety.co.uk

Scottish Poetry Library

http://www.scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk/connect/events

Scottish Storytelling Forum

www.scottishstorytellingcentre.co.uk

Shetland ForWirds

www.shetlanddialect.org.uk

Information and Research

Audit of Current Scots Language Provision in Scotland, published 27 January 2009  http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2009/01/23133726/0

Report of the Scottish Government's Conference on the Scots Language, University of Stirling, 9 February 2009

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2009/06/08164441/0

Public Attitudes Towards the Scots Language, published 14 January 2010  http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2010/01/06105123/0

Report of the Ministerial Working Group on the Scots Language, published 30 November 2010

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2010/11/25121454/0

Traditional Arts Working Group Report, published 31 January 2010

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2010/01/28100441/14

Scottish Government Response to the Scots Language Working Group Report, published 18 March 2011

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2011/03/18094509/0