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This section contains a database of all Creative Scotland's publications as well as a growing list of external resources for the arts, screen and creative industries.

The tabs, tags and search options below should allow you to quickly narrow down your search, alternatively you can browse by category on the left of the page.

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On this page you’ll find links to all the Creative Scotland suite of logos – the main Creative Scotland logo, our National Lottery logo, our animated logos, as well as bespoke logos to reflect specific projects or funding programmes.

12 March 2015

Time to Shine Logos

Details of how those supported through Time to Shine should use the logo to credit their funding.

12 March 2015

Youth Music Initiative Logos

Download the guidelines and logos for all projects supported by the Youth Music Initiative.

12 March 2015

Creative Scotland Animated Logos

For use on film and digital activity, our animated logos are available in a variety of different file types and formats.

12 March 2015

National Lottery

5 March 2015

Committee Submissions

9 January 2015

Banking Details

All successful applicants are required to supply us with banking details to enable us to make payments. This folder contains guidance on this, and our Standard Bank Details Form.

4 December 2014

Creative Scotland on Screen: Film Strategy 2014-17

The Film Strategy explains how we will work with the sector and public partners within the context of the ambitions set out in our 10-year plan, Unlocking Potential, Embracing Ambition, in the context of film.

16 October 2014

Literature and Publishing Sector Review

Published in July 2015, this review was undertaken to provide a complete overview of Scotland’s literature and publishing sector and inform future work that will best support the sector.

23 July 2014

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April 2015

View a copy of the Research Roundup from April 2015

14 April 2015

February 2015

View a copy of the Research Roundup from February 2015

11 February 2015

Time to Shine Update - October 2014

Download an update from Time to Shine One Year On, held at Perth Concert Hall on 2 October 2014.

6 February 2015

Gaming and Gamification in Tourism

This handy guide presents best practice ideas for how to use games and gaming to create innovative products and services for the travel and tourism industry.

15 January 2015

Interactive Map of the UK Creative Industries

Nesta have produced an interactive map which shows the scale and location of the Creative Industries throughout the UK. The map can either show the creative or the high-tech industries, giving a weighted map with the locations. Whilst the creative industries are mainly focussed in London, there are other hubs around the country, including a concentration in Aberdeenshire.

1 December 2014

Strengthening Cultural Leadership

The Clore Leadership programmes support individuals working in the arts and creative sectors to develop as cultural leaders.

19 November 2014

Creative Place Awards Resources

To help you in pulling your Creative Place Awards application together, we thought it would be useful to signpost you to some relevant information and online resources.

18 November 2014

Tapping into Cultural Tourism

Arts Professional investigates how arts organisations can make the most of cultural tourism opportunities.

18 November 2014

Evaluation Support Scotland

This organisation works with third sector organisations and funding bodies to help them with the evaluation of their work.

18 November 2014

Cultural Tourism Toolkit

An American overview, developed by the Texas Commission for the Arts, on developing a cultural tourism approach.

18 November 2014