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‘Digital Preservation of Reproductive Health Resources: Archiving the 8th’

Friday, 6 March 2020

DRI is celebrating the launch of a new project providing  preservation and access to materials generated during the approach to the 2018 referendum on the 8th Amendment.

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The DRI’s Atlantic Philanthropies Digital Archive and Oral History Project. Can you help?

Thursday, 21 November 2019

Have any stories of successful PRTLI projects or graduates from the Atlantic funding period? DRI oral historian Bláithín Ní Chatháin would like your help with the ongoing research.

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Personal Digital Archiving: Storing, Organising and Protecting Your Digital Content for the Future

Monday, 7 October 2019

Public lecture by Sara Day Thomson of the Digital Preservation Coalition.

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DRI is the Irish partner in Europeana’s Common Culture Project

Monday, 23 September 2019

Building on DRI's mission to preserve and provide sustained access to Ireland’s digital heritage.

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Applications invited for the DRI Community Archive Scheme

Monday, 23 September 2019

The scheme aims to make long-term preservation of digital materials possible for low or no-income organisations

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Call for contributions: Open Consultation on FAIR data in the Humanities

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Working with data in the humanities? Consider contributing to the ALLEA e-Humanities draft recommendations.

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DRI to co-host International Digital Data Curation conference 2020

Thursday, 25 April 2019

The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run by the Digital Curation Centre in partnership with the Digital Repository of Ireland.

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DRI Early Career Research Award

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Digital Repository of Ireland invite early career researchers to apply for a new annual Research Award worth €500.

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Digital Repository of Ireland to preserve Together for Yes digital archive

Friday, 1 March 2019

The digital archive of the Together for Yes campaign will be preserved in the Digital Repository of Ireland following the organisation joining as Members.

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Community Archives Membership Scheme

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

DRI are delighted to announce that Cork LGBT Archive are the winners of the first DRI Community Archives Scheme.

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