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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Aon amharc ar Éirinn

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Drawing from the well

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The Library will reopen Wednesday 19 May.
Access to the Library is strictly by appointment only. Our opening hours are currently:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10am-1pm ; 2pm-4pm 
For more information please visit out Library Booking page.

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