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External links are selected and reviewed when the page is published. However, National Museums Scotland is not responsible for the content, accessibility or privacy policies of external websites. The inclusion of a link to an external website from our website is not an endorsement of that website or the site's owners (or their products/services).
This section explains the features that have been incorporated into this site to provide a level of accessibility for all users.
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www.nms.ac.uk has an ‘AA’ WAI rating with passes for many ‘AAA’ criteria.
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Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are the owner of the copyright or related rights in any of the content on the Museum’s website, or in a publication or broadcast to which the Museum has provided content from its collections,
The Museum will take down the content from its website upon receipt of your written objection and our initial verification of your complaint, while the matter is investigated.
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