Updated Monday, 21 September: Following the Government's decision to move Dublin to level 3 of the Plan for Living with COVID-19, we have closed Academy House and it will remain closed until Monday 12, October...
Join us on a virtual tour of Academy House and learn about the long history of the Royal Irish Academy, our wonderful and important Library collections and the history of the building which the Academy has called home...
For this month's Library blog post we take a little look at some of the Academy's sculptures
We are very pleased to announce the re-opening of the Academy Library on a limited basis from Monday, August 10, 2020 from 10.30-13:00.
Latest Library Blog post. This month we are very pleased to welcome guest writer, David Fegan, MRIA, who takes us through the history of the microchip.
The Library holds one of the earliest known copies of Keating’s Foras feasa ar Éirinn. This 17th-century manuscript is now available to view in full via Irish Script On Screen.
In this month's Library Blog post Dr. Ciaran McDonough looks at the James Hardiman papers and how letters can be so valuable when writing historical biographies.
We have been working with our colleagues in the IT Department to improve our website which we hope will bring you closer to our collections.
This month's Library Blog post looks at the Stowe Missal. Thank you to our guest writer Lars Nooij for bringing this wonderful manuscript to life.
A word from the new Academy Librarian, Barbara McCormack.
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