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Update to RIA Library reading room servicesMonday, 4 July 2022
Library closure: 8-19 August 2022.
RIA Library at DCDC22 History DayMonday, 4 July 2022
Come visit the virtual stand of the Royal Irish Academy Library at DCDC22 History Day on 13 July 2022.
“If you are to go out sir, then we’ll all go out together” – The Heroics of Tom CreanWednesday, 29 June 2022
In our latest Library Blog post we sail away to Antarctica with Tom Crean in a post co-authored by RIA Deputy Librarian Meadhbh Murphy and author Tim Foley.
Ogam script in the RIA Library collectionsTuesday, 3 May 2022
In our latest Library Blog post guest blogger Deborah Hayden, Department of Early Irish, Maynooth University takes a fascinating look at the Irish language writing system of Ogam in the manuscripts of the RIA library.
Celebrating RIA Library Irish language collections during Seachtain na GaeilgeWednesday, 6 April 2022
Latest Library blog post. In March, the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) collaborated with the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) Library to promote Irish language collections as part of the Seachtain na Gaeilge celebrations...
#LibraryLoversMonth February 2022 – highlights from #LibraryAtoZ on Twitter and InstagramWednesday, 16 March 2022
Latest Library Blog post. In February the Library participated in the Library Lovers Month social media campaign, here are the most popular activities and collections we highlighted.
Update to RIA Library reading room servicesFriday, 25 February 2022
Extension of opening hours beginning Monday, 28 February.
Irish Script on Screen: Digitising the Cathach of St Colum CilleMonday, 14 February 2022
Latest Library Blog post. A behind the scenes look at the digitisation of the Cathach of St Colum Cille for Irish Script on Screen (ISOS) by Anne Marie O’Brien, DIAS.
Tick tock goes the Library’s reading room clockFriday, 28 January 2022
Latest Library Blog post. Anita Cooper looks at the clock in the RIA reading room and its maker J. Booth & Son of Dublin.
Doegen Records Web Project deposited at the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI)Thursday, 27 January 2022
The Doegen Records Web Project is now under the stewardship of the DRI. Tionscadal Gréasáin Cheirníní Doegen, The Doegen Records Web Project - Digital Repository of Ireland (dri.ie)