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From outlying villages to townships: suburbs in nineteenth-century Dublin

Friday, 13 August 2021

For Culture Night 2021, the Irish Historic Towns Atlas presents an exhibition on the Dublin suburbs series. 

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail MRIA: Irish-language scholar

Thursday, 12 August 2021

Dr Ní Úrdail’s research on textual transmission in the Irish language is informed particularly by the work undertaken in the eighteenth and nineteenth century by four generations of the Ó Longáin family of scribes.

Public Engagement

New Cross Border Digital Humanities Project Targets the Ordnance Survey

Friday, 6 August 2021

The Digital Repository of Ireland is pleased to announce that the research project ‘OS200: Digitally Re-Mapping Ireland’s Ordnance Survey Heritage’ was has been awarded a grant of c.€740,000

Digital Repository of Ireland

DRI Early Career Research Award 2021 is now open!

Friday, 6 August 2021

The DRI Early Career Research Award grants a prize for an original piece of research (e.g. research done for master’s or PhD thesis, article or publication) informed in whole, or in part, by objects/collections...

Digital Repository of Ireland

New DRI Blog on Data Stewardship

Friday, 6 August 2021

What is 'data stewardship' and who specifically, are these data stewards? A new DRI blog post looks at data stewardship and the past, present and future of data stewardship in Ireland

Digital Repository of Ireland

IRC and AHRC Announce Winners of the UK-Ireland Collaboration in the Digital Humanities Research Grants

Friday, 6 August 2021

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is pleased to be a collaborator on three of the projects funded by the UK-Ireland Collaboration in the Digital Humanities Research Grants.

Digital Repository of Ireland

World academies’ put regenerative medicine opportunities and challenges in the spotlight

Wednesday, 4 August 2021

A new IAP Statement highlights medical opportunities in addressing the causes of disease and warns against the misuse of regenerative medicine technologies – also when it comes to the proposed use of stem cells to...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Response to the consultation on the national research and innovation strategy 2021-2027

Tuesday, 3 August 2021

The Academy's response to the consultation on the national research and innovation strategy, 2021-2027.

Policy and International Relations

Vaccine Questions Ep8: Looking to the future with Professor Christine Loscher

Thursday, 29 July 2021

In the final episode of this series, Professor of Immunology Christine Loscher discusses the vaccine rollout and answers questions on vaccines for teens, booster shots and more.

Science Committees, Life and Medical Sciences Committee, Covid-19 Research Response

Summer research with the IHTA

Thursday, 29 July 2021

Maynooth University student, Ben Callan, gives an account of his experience with the Irish Historic Towns Atlas as part of the Summer Programme for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) scheme where he worked on...

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

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