New! Other Databases

MEMSO is now part of a catalogue of current and forthcoming databases from TannerRitchie Publishing. All our databases provide lightning fast searches of previously inaccessible or hard-copy only historical research and sources. Make sure you check out:

  • Scotland's History Online: A growing database of the best Scottish historical research from the last 40 years, in partnership with Birlinn Ltd.
  • Scottish Record Society Online (forthcoming 2022): SRSO will provide the complete Scottish Record Society publications since its first volume in 1897 to the present day. Includes membership of SRS and hard copy volumes of new titles.
  • The Red Book of Scotland Online: A 'geneological blockbuster' and essential reference took edited by Gordon Macgregor/

Recent upgrades

March 2022: MEMSO continues to be see updated and new features. Recent changes in our server structure caused a brief pause in the addition of our newest titles to MEMSO, but we have now caught up with recent publications and will be resuming our usual program of new titles.

COVID-19 Measures

TannerRitchie continues to work with universities wishing to enable or expand remote access to MEMSO during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please contact us if you have any questions or require assistance.