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‘Ireland’s memory, Ireland’s discovery'Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton, T.D. to officially launch the CONUL Strategy 2016–2019 on Tuesday 22 November
'A scholarly space in the heart of the city'Tuesday, 8 November 2016
Guest blogger, Professor Diane Negra, MRIA, takes a contemplative look at the Royal Irish Academy Library
Irish History Online – an invaluable listing of writings on Irish historyWednesday, 19 October 2016
An essential resource for students and researchers of Irish history at all levels
Ordnance Survey Maps AppealThursday, 13 October 2016
An update on our fundraiser for the conservation of the Library's Ordnance Survey map collection.
From medieval text to mobile: folk medicine in Irish traditionThursday, 6 October 2016
Listen back to Dr Bairbre Ní Fhloinn's Heritage Week Lunchtime Lecture on folk medicine
Another successful Culture Night here at Academy House!Friday, 23 September 2016
This year we welcomed 1467 visitors through the doors and we had plenty for them to see and hear.
Preserving our national heritage - Ordnance Survey MapsThursday, 18 August 2016
Ireland was mapped on the unprecedented scale of 6 inches to the mile by the Ordnance Survey which produced maps for all 32 counties.
Launch of ‘Representations of Jews in Irish literature’ ExhibitionWednesday, 6 July 2016
Landmark project of Ulster University and the National University of Ireland, Galway launched at the Royal Irish Academy, 30 June 2016
The Senate Casket returns from its travels …Wednesday, 6 July 2016
After a 4 month stint in the USA the Senate Casket has arrived back in the Academy Library
A Call to ArmsFriday, 1 July 2016
From the Reading Room - On the anniversary of the Battle of the Somme we take a look at the Library's collection of World War I recruitment posters