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Rathmines now published

Thursday, 7 October 2021

Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Dublin suburbs series, no. 2 Rathmines by Séamas Ó Maitiú is now available.   

Publications, Irish Historic Towns Atlas

ARINS podcast episode 4: What exactly is the Northern Ireland subvention?

Thursday, 7 October 2021

In this episode, John Doyle and John FitzGerald discuss the subject of the UK financial ‘subvention’ to Northern Ireland, which has been dominating the public debate on the economics of a united Ireland.

Publications, ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Shelfmarks with Amanda Bell

Wednesday, 6 October 2021

In episode 2 of our podcast Shelfmarks Zoë Comyns chats to guest writer Amanda Bell about Madam Dragon Fly, Cynthia Longfield, iridescence and poison.


To what extent did climate change steer the trajectories of early societies?

Wednesday, 6 October 2021

In today's blog on Climate and Society in Ireland, Lisa Coyle McClung and Gill Plunkett review cultural change and the climate record in final prehistoric and early medieval Ireland.

Publications, Publications Blog, Climate and Society in Ireland

Bashar Nuseibeh MRIA: Software Engineer

Friday, 1 October 2021

Professor Nuseibeh calls for a radical re-thinking of the discipline of software engineering, suggesting a perspective of ‘software without boundaries’, such that the essence of being human, being social and being...

Members Research Series, Public Engagement

Vacancy: Project Manager, Research Data

Thursday, 30 September 2021

Applications are invited for the position of Project Manager, Research Data at the Digital Repository of Ireland (Three-Year Specific Purpose Contract).

Digital Repository of Ireland, Vacancies

Grangegorman Lives: A Place in the Community

Wednesday, 29 September 2021

From the RTÉ Archives, this RTÉ Radio One Documentary ‘A Place in the Community’ is a special feature in the Grangegorman Lives series.

Grangegorman Histories, Grangegorman Lives

Thirty new entries added to the Dictionary of Irish Biography

Wednesday, 29 September 2021

The Dictionary of Irish Biography has added thirty new entries to its corpus of nearly 11,000 entries. These include stage school founder Billie Barry (1927–2014); priest and historian Patrick Corish (1921–2013);...

Dictionary of Irish Biography

Chief Scientific Advisor needs to be independent

Wednesday, 29 September 2021

Ireland’s chief scientific adviser needs to be an independent office and not linked to the post of Director General of Science Foundation Ireland says Mary Canning, President of the Royal Irish Academy.

Policy and International Relations

On the brink of Armageddon? Climate change, the archaeological record and human activity across the Bronze Age–Iron Age transition in Ireland

Wednesday, 29 September 2021

In today's blog on Climate and Society in Ireland, Benjamin Gearey et al. consider the cultural and climatic changes that took place in Ireland during the transition between Bronze Age and Iron Age.

Publications, Publications Blog, Climate and Society in Ireland


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