Current Events

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

Public Lecture: The Public Library and the City (9/28/2016)
Looking forward to welcoming Dublin City Librarian, Margaret Hayes for a public lecture on the public library and the city. All welcome!

Public Lecture: Seamus Heaney: The Place of Writing (10/5/2016)
Join Professor Geraldine Higgins as she maps the world of Heaney’s poetry through real places, mythical timeframes and the spaces of the imagination.

Yeats Exhibition: Public tour (10/6/2016)
Join us for a public tour of the Yeats exhibition on the first Thursday of every month during 2016.

Public tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (10/8/2016)
Join us for a public tour which includes the Signatories exhibition and the reading room!

Burying the Past or Celebrating it: Commemorating the Irish Revolution. (10/11/2016)
Dr Roisin Higgins looks at the tangled history of commemorating the revolutionary period in Ireland.

WWI Ireland: Public Tour (10/13/2016)
Public tour of the WWI Ireland: Exploring the Irish Experience Exhibition - all welcome!

Open House Dublin 2016: Join us on Saturday afternoon, 15 October. (10/15/2016)
Join us on the afternoon of Saturday 15 October as part of this year's Open House Dublin.

Using the National Library: research workshop (10/17/2016)
Learn how to use the resources of the National Library at this research workshop. Reserve a place today!

Inspiration Proclamation: public interview series at the National Library of Ireland (10/19/2016)
Join Dr John Bowman for this series of interviews on the 1916 Proclamation. This evening's guest is Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh is Professor Emeritus in History at the National University of Ireland, Galway. Booking required.

Rising Exhibition – `Walk and Talk’ public tour (10/20/2016)
Explore the Rising through this selection of photographs from the library's collections. All welcome on the 'walk and talk' tour!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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