Some important periodicals (such as Scottish Literary Review) require subscriptions for online access, but the ones below are free:
This section covers general-interest sites, and some Burns research projects, but see also the links for organizations and Burns museums:
Other major library-based research collections include the Mitchell Library in Glasgow, the National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh, and the G. Ross Roy Collection at the University of South Carolina.
The cottage in Alloway, near Ayr, built by Robert Burns's father William Burnes, where Burns was born, January 25, 1759.
Most Burns organizations are not solely for academic study, though membership will include many individuals with great in-depth knowledge of Burns's works and life: