Buckhaven Museum

College Street (above Library)
Buckhaven KY8 1LD


A small local museum in a town once described as a full-flavoured fisher town. Buckhaven's past importance in the East Coast Fisheries is reflected in the displays housed above Buckhaven Library.

Fife Archive Centre

Fife Council,Carleton House,The Haig Business Park,Balgonie Road Markinch
Glenrothes KY7 6AQ


The Archive Centre looks after documents covering the last 500 years of history in Fife.

Scottish Fisheries Museum

St Ayles, Harbourhead
Anstruther KY10 3AB


The Scottish Fisheries Museum, housed in a range of historic buildings on Anstruther's harbour front, tells the story of Scotland's fishing industry, and the people who took part in it, from the earliest times to the present. Our library and archive, containing much of interest to family historians and researchers into the industry, are open by appointment.

University of St Andrews Library

University Library, University of St Andrews
St Andrews KY16 9TR


The Special Collections Department houses over 120,000 rare printed books, a world-class collection of early photography, plus significant manuscript holdings ranging from Greek papyri of the second century to modern business records.