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Winner of DRI Early Career Research Award 2020 Announced

Friday, 16 October 2020

Dr Siobhán Doyle is the winner of the DRI Early Career Research Award 2020 for her original piece of research informed by collections deposited in DRI.

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DRI Welcomes Daniel Bangert as National Open Research Coordinator

Thursday, 8 October 2020

DRI is pleased to announce that Dr Daniel Bangert has joined the DRI team in the role of National Open Research Coordinator.

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DRI Blog: Amplifying Change: The Making of a Digital Archive

Thursday, 8 October 2020

Get a 'behind the scenes' perspective on the making of a digital archive!

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Experiences Preserving 3D data at the Digital Repository of Ireland

Monday, 5 October 2020

Read about DRI's experiences preserving 3D data in this blog post written by DRI Software Developer Mashal Ahmad and DRI Software Engineer Kathryn Cassidy.

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Survey on the future of DRI Aggregation to Europeana

Thursday, 1 October 2020

DRI has created a survey to gather data on the expectations Irish institutions have for DRI as an Irish national aggregator for Europeana.

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Amplifying Change' is a finalist for the National Archives Award for Safeguarding the Digital Legacy

Friday, 18 September 2020

The prestigious Digital Preservation Award for Safeguarding the Digital Legacy Awaard celebrates iniatives for their practical application of preservation tools to protect at-risk digital objects.

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Publication of Revised DRI Guidelines for Preparing Metadata

Thursday, 3 September 2020

DRI is pleased to announce that Dublin Core and the Digital Repository of Ireland Version 3 and Qualified Dublin Core and the Digital Repository of Ireland Version 2 have just been published, and are available in the...

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DRI is pleased to announce the third year of the Community Archive Scheme

Thursday, 3 September 2020

As a repository for Ireland’s social and cultural data, DRI value the publication of a diversity of datasets and are offering free membership and all the related benefits as part of the DRI Community Archive Scheme.

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DCLA’s Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association Archive Aggregated to Europeana

Thursday, 3 September 2020

DRI are pleased to announce that the Dublin City Library and Archives’ Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association Archive has been added to Europeana.

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TII's Digital Heritage Collection Aggregated to Europeana

Monday, 17 August 2020

This material provides a rich resource on Ireland’s environment and archaeological heritage for researchers and the public, which is now easily accessible through Europeana, the DRI’s repository, data.gov.ie and...

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