Current Events

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

'Tracking "Bad Bridget": Criminal and Deviant Irish Women in North America, 1838-1918’ (24/1/2017)
Criminal and deviant Irish women in North America from 1838 to 1918 - who were they? Find out at this year's SSNCI lecture!

Words Ireland Writers Series – Illustrators' Special (25/1/2017)
Join us for this Words Ireland discussion on the challenges facing illustrators.

Public Lecture:Beyond Leaving-a perspective on current Irish emigration and return migration (1/2/2017)
Join David Monahan, curator of the Beyond Leaving exhibition for this public lecture on the exhibition's themes of emigration and migration. All welcome!

Yeats Exhibition: Free public tour (2/2/2017)
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

Using the National Library: research workshop (6/2/2017)
Learn how to use the resources of the National Library at this research workshop. Reserve a place today!

Public tour of WWIreland Exhibition (9/2/2017)
Explore the Irish experience of WWI through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets

Public tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (11/2/2017)
Join us for a public tour which includes a visit to the iconic reading room!

Public Tour: Beyond Leaving exhibition (15/2/2017)
Join photographer Dave Monahan for a tour through his exhibition Beyond Leaving in the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar, Dublin 2.

Lecture: Emigration: victims no more?’ (15/2/2017)
Join Dr. Piaras MacÉinrí, from University College Cork’s Geography Department for this exploration of the issues around emigration.

Citywide Reading Campaign for Children – Knights of the Borrowed Dark (16/2/2017)
Book your class in for a reading by Dave Rudden as part of this year's Citywide reading campaign!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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