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President Higgins to issue posthumous pardon to man wrongfully executed in 1882
A special issue of Irish Studies in International Affairs is available for free download
Professor Alvin Jackson will be visiting the United States in March and April to discuss his new book.
Ireland’s latest definitive stamps will bring some of the nation’s most loved antiquities to a new audience.
A new species of fossil starfish discovered in the Maam Valley of County Galway is described in the latest issue of the Irish Journal of Earth Sciences, published by the Royal Irish Academy.
Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Dublin suburbs, no. 1 Clontarf by Colm Lennon is availble to buy now.
A book that is timely and timeless: renowned journalist Olivia O'Leary launched our latest publication on 22 November.
Read what the experts have to say in the latest issue of Biology and Environment
Objects can open the door to the past for us
An Post have issued 12 stamps depicting items from the book A History of Ireland in 100 Objects