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.

Also see our Publication Scheme which sets out the key information that we routinely make available and how to access it.

Search Publications

Form not found

Search Error

We're sorry, the resources2,resources form does not exist, please try a different form (e.g. form=simple)

Search Professional Resources

Browse by...


Download the full research report and summary of fieldwork undertaken by 56 Degrees Insight

7 April 2022

Mapping Contemporary Visual Art and Design Education in Scotland

This report undertaken by Engage Scotland and researchers from Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, highlights innovative teaching and learning supported by artists and visual arts organisations through case studies.

30 March 2022


View and download Creative Scotland board minutes from 2022.

25 March 2022

MAKE Learn

Through key findings and recommendations, the MAKE Learn Report, published in October 2021 and authored by Rosemary James-Beith, argues for the coordination, resources and strategy to create shared ground for the craft and education sectors to learn from each other, share best practice and resources, and develop ambitious collaborative projects, and talent development pathways.

25 March 2022


View and download a PDF of the Creative Scotland Board Minutes from 20 January 2022.

25 March 2022


As an organisation which has received funding through YMI, we encourage you to celebrate your funded activities through effective promotion.

4 March 2022


View and download the Creative Scotland Board Minutes from 1 October 2021 in PDF format.

18 February 2022


View and download the Creative Scotland Board Minutes from 17 December 2021 in PDF format.

18 February 2022


View and download the Creative Scotland Board Minutes from 25 November 2021 in PDF format.

18 February 2022

February 2022

This edition features reports which analyse the economic impact of Covid-19 on the cultural sector and freelancers, in addition to updates on audience intentions and cultural participation surveys conducted in the winter months (pre-omicron).

11 February 2022