Current Events

Explore what's on at the National Library of Ireland below.

Heritage week talk: Politics is in our nature (21/8/2017)
Join us to hear about the library's political web archive - learn about what is in it and how we are doing it.

Heritage week talk: ‘Behind the scenes – Conservation at the NLI’ (22/8/2017)
Curious about conservation? Find out how we treat tears, missing parts and broken binding at this lunchtime talk for National Heritage week. All welcome!

Yeats and the Irish Cultural Revival (22/8/2017)
Explore the contribution of William Butler Yeats to the Irish Cultural Revival. All welcome!

Heritage week talk: A beacon of light:The NLI’s Elinor Wiltshire Photographic Collection (23/8/2017)
Learn about photographer Elinor Wiltshire and her wonderful photographic collection at this talk for National Heritage week. All welcome!

Heritage week talk: The Bigger Picture (24/8/2017)
Hear the humourous, personal and sometimes surprising stories that come from the NLI's Flickr Commons community! All welcome!

Heritage week talk: The National Library of Ireland: an informal history (25/8/2017)
Want to know about the history of the NLI and how it came to be? Join Gerry Long for this informal history of the NLI....for Heritage week! All welcome!

Library Matters Talk: The transformative impact of the new library building at Maynooth University (31/8/2017)
Cathal McCauley, University Librarian, Maynooth University. Public talk, all welcome.

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (7/9/2017)
Join us for a free tour of the Yeats exhibition. It celebrates one of the great poets of the twentieth century and the unique collections of the National Library of Ireland

Guided tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (9/9/2017)
Join us for this tour to learn about the library's architectural history and which includes a visit to the iconic reading room! All welcome!

Research Workshop: Using the National Library (11/9/2017)
Learn how to use the resources of the National Library at this research workshop. Reserve a place today!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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