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Events

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09 Mar - 23 Dec

Online exhibition: Creative women of Ireland: artists and writers from the archives

Online exhibition: From little known artists to well-established writers, this exhibition turns the spotlight on creative women from the Academy’s archives.

Library, Exhibition
06 Apr - 31 Dec

Online exhibition: A history of Ireland in 10 words

Enjoy our online exhibition based on the book A history of Ireland in 100 words to inspire fresh interest in the Irish language by revealing connections between words we still use and words used in a bygone...

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge, Irish Language, Literature and Celtic Cultures Committee, Exhibition
28 Jun - 15 Nov

Online exhibition: Catching the worm

Enjoy our online exhibition based on Catching the worm, the memoir of William C. Campbell, Ireland's only Nobel prizewinner for Medicine.

Publications, Exhibition
08 Jul

Economic crises past and present: lessons for Irish policy

Session 2 of the RIA conversation series Perspectives and Pathways in a Time of Crisis in response to the current Covid-19 crisis.

Policy and International Relations
09 Jul

RDA Ireland Meet The Experts: Joanna Finegan and Maria Ryan - 'Archiving the Irish web: saving Ireland's online record'

This talk looks at the National Library of Ireland's approaches to web archiving and how the library archives events such as elections and referendums and responds to global events such as Brexit and Covid-19.

Digital Repository of Ireland
12 May - 13 May

Event Postponed until 2021: IHTA Seminar 'Town and Country'

Event postponed until 2021: This year's Irish Historic Towns Atlas Seminar will be postponed until 2021.  

Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Seminar

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