Current Events

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

History Ireland Hedge School: Cinema in Revolutionary Ireland (27/2/2018)
Join us for a lively discussion on the role of cinema in revolutionary Ireland. All welcome!

30 minute lunchtime tour: Photo Detectives (28/2/2018)
Delve into this exhibition that celebrates the work and play of the lively, online community who investigate our photographs on Flickr in this tour at 1pm. All welcome!

The Curious History of Irish Dogs (28/2/2018)
Celebrate the Year of the Dog with a talk by author of The Curious History of Irish Dogs, David Blake Knox.

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (1/3/2018)
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

Turas Poiblí: Stair agus Oidhreacht na Leabharlainne Náisiúnta (3/3/2018)
Turas Poiblí: Stair agus Oidhreacht na Leabharlainne Náisiúnta Bígí linn!

Getting started with Genealogy research (5/3/2018)
Thinking of starting your family history research? AGI will show you where to start.....all welcome!

Lunchtime talk: Life online in Ireland – How the NLI is saving the record of 21st century Ireland. (6/3/2018)
Join us for this lunchtime talk and learn how and why the NLI is actively creating an Irish web archive. All welcome!

IAPH Lecture: Penal Times: Irish Catholics in the Eighteenth Century (7/3/2018)
Ian McBride, Foster Professor of Irish History, Hertford College, Oxford delivers the annual Irish Association of Professional Historians annual lecture.

International Women’s Day Lecture: Surgeons, Starlets and Storytellers (8/3/2018)
Surgeons, starlets and storytellers - who were they? Come along to this talk for International Women's day and find out! All welcome!

Public tour of WWIreland Exhibition (8/3/2018)
Explore the Irish experience of WWI through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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