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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...

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Irish History Online

Monday, 30 November 2015

An essential source for historiography.

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Book of Ballymote

Friday, 27 November 2015

The Book of Ballymote has its own box thanks to the generosity of Members and friends of the Library.

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Rubble, ruins and the grim aftermath of the 1916 rising

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

Antiquarian’s collection of pictures released as part of new Digital Repository of Ireland

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