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DRI supports open COVID pledge

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

To encourage depositors to make social sciences and historical data open, the DRI signed up to support the Open COVID Pledge. As a practical step, DRI has also added an Open COVID Licence as an additional licence option...

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New webinar series from the Digital Repository of Ireland now available on DARIAH-Campus

Thursday, 17 June 2021

DARIAH-EU and the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) are thrilled to announce that the first thematic collection in a series of webinars from the DRI is now available on the DARIAH-Campus website

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University College Cork joins DRI

Thursday, 20 May 2021

We are pleased to announce that the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (CACSSS) at University College Cork (UCC), in collaboration with UCC Library, have joined the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI).

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New collection published on DRI

Thursday, 20 May 2021

DRI is pleased to share news of a new collection published in the Repository: ‘Dublin-based Community Films by Joe Lee’.

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An Post Museum and Archive joins DRI

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that An Post Museum and Archive has joined as our latest member.

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Humans and computers to work together to unlock treasures of the past

Thursday, 6 May 2021

Dublin City Libraries and the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) are part of a pan-European consortium selected for major European Commission funding for their project EnrichEuropeana+.

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Enhancing access to research data during crises: lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) in collaboration with the Organisation for Economic and Co-operative Development (OECD) is hosting a virtual workshop on 23 April 2021 at 11:30-14:00 Irish time (10.30-14:00 UTC)...

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NORF Launches National Open Research Landscape Report Consultation

Friday, 9 April 2021

Individuals and institutions/organisations from the research community in Ireland are invited to provide comments on the National Open Research Landscape Report.

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Maynooth University (MU) hiring for new DRI role

Wednesday, 24 March 2021

MU is seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher/Digital Archivist to work as part of the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) team (24-month contract).  MU is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of...

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Maynooth University Renews DRI Membership

Thursday, 18 February 2021

DRI is pleased to announce that Maynooth University (MU) has renewed their membership with  DRI. 

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