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Call for Applications: The British Academy-Royal Irish Academy Knowledge Frontiers Symposium 'The Future'

Tuesday, 8 November 2022

The Royal Irish Academy and the British Academy are inviting applications from early career researchers in the humanities and social sciences for grant funding to attend a research collaboration symposium on the broad...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

New Resource: Literary Dublin in the Digital Archive booklet

Monday, 7 November 2022

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce a new resource ‘Literary Dublin in the Digital Archive’. 

Digital Repository of Ireland

DRI's Dr Daniel Bangert Joins CoNOSC Board

Monday, 7 November 2022

The Council for National Open Science Coordination (CoNOSC) has announced two newly elected Board Members to the CoNSOC Board – Dr Daniel Bangert, the national open research coordinator for Ireland based at the Digital...

Digital Repository of Ireland

Jan Łukasiewicz, Professor of Mathematical Logic at the Royal Irish Academy

Monday, 7 November 2022

The latest library guest blog post by Dr Eoin Kinsella, Managing Editor, Dictionary of Irish Biography reflects on the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) exhibition about the life and career of Professor Jan Łukasiewicz (1878–...

Library, Library Blog

4 November 1922: Mary MacSwiney's hunger strike

Friday, 4 November 2022

Read Diarmaid Ferriter's essay on "The Sanctity of Oaths" on Century Ireland.

Publications, Ireland 1922

ARINS Podcast 16: Social Security in a Unified Ireland

Thursday, 3 November 2022

This month's podcast covers the theme of Social Security provision models in a United Ireland

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Wednesday, 2 November 2022

Watch Jennifer McElwain MRIA explore past climates, atmospheres and landscapes with fossil plants to inform a sustainable future in the second of the Royal Irish Academy's Sustainability Series of public lectures.

Climate Change and Environmental Sciences Committee, Geography and Geosciences Committee

GG committee responds to consultation on climate change curriculum

Tuesday, 1 November 2022

The RIA's Geography and Geosciences Committee has participated in a consultation on the new leaving cert subject on climate action and sustainable development

Geography and Geosciences Committee

Open Call for Membership of Editorial Board Irish Journal of Earth Sciences

Tuesday, 1 November 2022

The Royal Irish Academy is issuing an Open Call seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals who are willing to serve on the Editorial Board of its journal Irish Journal of Earth Sciences. Known...


The Darley Collection deposited at The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI)

Thursday, 27 October 2022

The Darley Collection of eighteenth-century chimneypiece drawings are now under the long-term stewardship of the DRI.

Library, Digital Repository of Ireland


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