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DRI Event Videos Collection Published

Monday, 15 February 2021

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is pleased to announce that we have published a new collection in the repository – ‘DRI Event Videos’. This collection contains video recordings of webinars that we ran in 2020.

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Transforming Archives: Intersectional Feminist Approaches to the Practice and Reading of Archives

Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Intersections, Feminism, Technology and Digital Humanities (IFTe) is organising a four-part online series of workshops exploring intersectional feminist approaches to archiving. 

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Science Europe publishes updated Practical Guide to the International Alignment of Research Data Management

Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Science Europe’s Practical Guide to the International Alignment of Research Data Management offers targeted guidance for organisations, disciplines, and individual researchers. 

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DRI Launches New Series on Using Digital Archives for Academic Research

Thursday, 28 January 2021

DRI is launching a new three-part webinar series on using digital archives for academic research.

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DRI Updated Collection Policy Published

Monday, 18 January 2021

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is pleased to announce that we have published an updated version of our Collections Policy.

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EOSC Metrics and Certification Reports Published

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

The European Commission has just published two outputs of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) FAIR Working Group 

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'Repeal the Eighth and Reproductive Rights' collection published on DRI

Wednesday, 6 January 2021

On Nollaig Na mBan, a day Irish people traditionally celebrate the work of women, we are delighted to announce the publication of a new collection which contains 25 interviews with Repeal the Eighth activists.

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'Snap That' Online Photo Exhibition

Friday, 18 December 2020

View the 'Snap That' online photography and caption exhibition of life through the lens of Ireland’s 18- to 25-year-olds

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Supporting scholarship through text data mining

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

RIA journals, including publications dating back to 1787, now available for text mining.

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Launching RDA4EOSC: DRI is part of a new project

Monday, 14 December 2020

DRI is part of a new initiative from the Research Data Alliance supporting the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).

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