THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.

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Holiday Opening Hours

25 December 2023

Season's Greetings to all our members and friends!

The President and Council of the Royal Irish Academy, together with all staff, would like to wish you the very best for the festive season and New Year.

The Royal Irish Academy's library will be closed to readers from Friday, 22 December 2023 at 12.00 and will reopen on Tuesday, 2 January 2024 at 10.00.

For library enquiries please email library@ria.ie and for appointments, please visit our booking page.

Our books and stationery are all available in our online bookshop and we offer delivery or ‘click and collect’ (Tuesday–Thursday only). The last day of 'click and collect' is Thursday, 21 December. Any postal orders placed after 14:00 on 21 December will not be posted until we reopen on Tuesday, 2 January 2024.

Browse our talks and webinars and stay in touch by subscribing to our monthly newsletter.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the Royal Irish Academy in 2024.

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