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New IHTA series editors required: calls for expressions of interest

Monday, 18 January 2021

We are inviting expressions of interest to volunteer as editors of the IHTA series from 2021 onwards.

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Call for case studies on knowledge co-production for sustainability

Monday, 18 January 2021

We are seeking case studies on knowledge co-production in the areas of environmental and sustainability research on the island of Ireland to feature in an upcoming workshop and publication. Closing date for submissions...

Future Earth Ireland, Science Committees, Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee

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.

Digital Repository of Ireland

An ould yoke

Friday, 15 January 2021

Learn how the word 'yoke' was used in Old Irish in today's episode of Spreading the Words

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge

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 

Digital Repository of Ireland

Call for entries extended: Kathleen Lonsdale Chemistry Prize 2021

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Applications for the Kathleen Lonsdale RIA Chemistry Prize 2021 are now extended. The new closing date for submissions will be 12 noon on Monday, 18 January 2021.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards

Unionism, identity and Irish unity

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Jennifer Todd reflects on the principles and paradigms that we use to think about conflict and about unity.

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Academy Discourse Northern Ireland after Brexit and ARINS launch

Tuesday, 12 January 2021

Watch Members Fintan O'Toole and William Crawley who discussed the future of Northern Ireland in this conversation style Discourse sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran LLP.

Discourse Series, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Informing debate on the shared island

Monday, 11 January 2021

Today the Royal Irish Academy and the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs are launching the ARINS Project.

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

The many uses of the Irish word Cró 

Friday, 8 January 2021

Learn more about this truly versatile word in today's episode of Spreading the Words.

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge


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