Academy in the News


12 February 2014 11:32 news

Mapping the past: old worlds being opened up by technology

Old city maps, 3D battle plans, Irish translations of Lewis Carroll and more – centuries-old archived books, maps and documents are becoming available through digitisation projects. Dick Ahlstrom

05 February 2014 2:38 news

Dublin Talks

Want to find out what Ireland's next big idea is? has the answer.

05 February 2014 11:25 news

Irish Research Council Funding for Foclóir na Nua-Ghaeilge

FNG received funding for a new project entitled “Focail Fholaite ón bhFichiú hAois – bailiúcháin neamhfhoilsithe den Ghaeilge Labhartha” (Hidden Words of the Twentieth Century – unpublished collections of Spoken Irish”.

31 January 2014 3:22 news

New Library Project

RIA Membership Certificates, 1785-1920

31 January 2014 3:13 news

New Project for DRI: Irish Record Linkage, 1864-1913

DRI a co-PI on €329,181 project from the Irish Research Council

31 January 2014 3:00 news

Duchas Project

DRI begins work on Duchas collaborative project

30 October 2013 2:36 news

Just Published

Irish Primary Education in the Early Nineteenth Century by Garret FitzGerald

23 October 2013 5:02 news

Just Published

New Survey of Clare Island Volume 7:  Plants and Fungi and Volume 8: Soils and Soil Associations

10 October 2013 5:00 news

Doegen Records Web Project Launched

The Royal Irish Academy has just launched, putting online for the first time the sounds of Irish as it was spoken all over Ireland in the 1920’s and ‘30’s.


18 September 2013 4:09 news

Whats new in the Academy

The latest edition of the Academy Newletter is available now to download as a pdf

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