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Grangegorman Histories: Additional resources for further study

Monday, 3 July 2023

An additional listing of resources resulting from new research conducted by Dr Grace O’Keeffe to assist anyone interested in learning more about the Grangegorman area.

Grangegorman Histories

A short history of Irish Jazz

Monday, 3 July 2023

In the first of a new series of monthly blog posts drawing on the riches of the Dictionary of Irish Biography, Liz Evers charts the arrival of jazz in the 1910s and the evolution of the Irish jazz scene over the past...

Dictionary of Irish Biography

ARINS/The Irish Times survey results

Tuesday, 27 June 2023

Two polls, conducted simultaneously in Northern Ireland and the Republic, examined voters’ attitudes to a possible united Ireland and referendums on the issue. These polls are part of the North and South series, a joint...

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

DRI is Participating in ‘Twin it! 3D for Europe’s Culture’

Monday, 26 June 2023

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is delighted to announce that we are participating in Twin it! 3D for Europe’s Culture, launched 21 June 2023!

Digital Repository of Ireland

Watch back: Ireland and the COVID-19 pandemic

Wednesday, 21 June 2023

This conference focusing on the specificities of pandemic experience in Ireland originally took place on 14 June 2023.

Policy and International Relations, Policy Working Groups

Revised European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity Launched at ALLEA General Assembly

Wednesday, 21 June 2023

The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity – Revised Edition 2023 was today (23 June 2023) released at the ALLEA General Assembly.

Policy and International Relations

Vacancy: Commissioning Editor

Wednesday, 21 June 2023

The Academy is seeking applications for a Commissioning Editor as part of the Publications Office team based at the Royal Irish Academy. Closing date: Monday, 26 June (midnight).

Publications, Vacancies

The Turning Point? The Northern Ireland Local Government Elections of 18 May 2023

Monday, 19 June 2023

The Northern Ireland Local Government elections of 18 May 2023, merit the slightly overused accolade of “historic.” More cautious observers may see them as a potential “inflexion point.”

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

First digital Directory of Irish Publishers

Friday, 16 June 2023

The first digital all-island Directory of Irish Publishers is being launched on Bloomsday 2023 by


Ulster Settlers database

Tuesday, 13 June 2023

The Ulster Settlers Database was developed by Dr. Richard Fitzpatrick as part of the R.J. Hunter Digital Fellowship.

Grants and Awards


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