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Early Modern Book Collections: Past, Present and Future

The Historical Studies Committee and the Library of the Royal Irish Academy are pleased to present a series of lunchtime lectures on the topic of early modern book collections. At each lecture, two experts from the field of print culture and book collecting will present short papers, to be followed by a Q&A session. The speakers will elaborate on the subjects of early modern libraries, private collections and caring for early modern collections in the 21st century.

Where: Royal Irish Academy
When: 24 April-15 May 2024, 13:00-14:00

Listen to a series of lectures on the topic of early modern book collections

Lunchtime lectures