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Working Archive

Ever wondered who had to clean the casks in the early days of Tennent's? Which Scottish foundry produced the iconic red 'phone boxes? Or how about exploring the diary of one of The Royal Bank of Scotland’s early cashiers?

The Working Archive awareness campaign supports the ongoing National Strategy for Business Archives in Scotland and aims to explore the stories behind Scottish working life whilst promoting the vital role that archive and records management professionals play in creating and caring for our national heritage.

Explore the pages below for more details, great resources and information on how you can get involved.

About

Learn all about the campaign.

A Workplace Romance

A special Valentine's Day competition!

Events

Find out about events and activities planned across Scotland and beyond.

News

Latest news about The Working Archive and our twitter feed.

Participate

Resources and tools to help you participate and utilise your archives.

Gallery

Great images of working lives from Scottish collections.

Contact

Get in touch to find out more or to publicise your events.