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Trinity in War and Revolution, 1912-1923 Published

Monday, 7 December 2015

New book reveals how Trinity students, staff and alumni experienced the tumultuous period of 1912-1923 which transformed Dublin, Ireland, and the wider world.

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Galway Pocket Map Published

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

Galway c.1200 to c.1900: from medieval borough to modern city now available.

Publications, Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Proceedings of 2012 conference on Lebor na hUidre now available…

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Lebor na hUidre (LU) is the oldest extant manuscript written entirely in the Irish language. It contains the earliest versions of some of the most celebrated sagas: Táin Bó Cuailnge, Togail Bruidne Da Derga, Fled...

Library, Publications

1916 Portraits and Lives wins the IDI Award for Best Illustration

Friday, 27 November 2015

1916 Portraits and Lives wins the IDI Award for Best Illustration (David Rooney) and Highly Commended for Printed Book Design (Fidelma Slattery).

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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: The Troubles by J.G Farrell.

Friday, 27 November 2015

This week’s feature for Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks is The Troubles by J.G Farrell.

Publications, Dictionary of Irish Biography, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks

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