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W. T. Cosgrave PapersThursday, 9 June 2016
In collaboration with UCD Archives the W. T. Cosgrave Papers have been fully catalogued and digitised. This collection is now open.
Street View virtual tour of Academy House launchedThursday, 9 June 2016
Take a tour of the main public rooms and Library of Academy House on Dawson Street, using Google's Street View technology
Book of Ballymote Conference 5-6 February 2015Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Listen back to lectures from our Book of Ballymote conference
Intellectual life in Ireland, 1910-1920 Lunchtime Lecture Series - audio recordings now availableWednesday, 11 May 2016
Lectures examining aspects of scholarship and intellectual life that helped shape cultural understandings of what it meant to be Irish in the early twentieth century.
Celticists, lexicographers and antiquarian scholarsThursday, 5 May 2016
Listen to lectures from our series ‘1815, 1915: Centenaries & bicentenaries’
Rebellion and ExpulsionTuesday, 3 May 2016
From the Reading Room - Our latest blog post looks at Eoin MacNeill, MRIA, and his expulsion from the Academy in 1916
'A Rich and Gentle Mind' – Maud Joynt and the 1911 CensusFriday, 22 April 2016
From the Reading Room – A look at one of the first female staff members of the Academy
Another View: Gaelic manuscript culture in Edmund Spenser’s IrelandMonday, 18 April 2016
An online exhibition looking at the Gaelic literary culture of the sixteenth and early seventeenth century
Listen to the Ó Longáin family Lunchtime Lecture SeriesThursday, 7 April 2016
Three lectures from the series ‘Scribing for Ireland: the Ó Longáin family and the Royal Irish Academy'
My time as an intern in the RIA LibraryFriday, 1 April 2016
From the Reading Room - Our Library Assistant (Intern) Sinead Noonan reflects on her time working with us.