Latest news and updates


Launch of JFK Homecoming website (5/31/2013)
JFK Homecoming website launched

Discover your National Library Exhibition (5/23/2013)
Last chance to see the exhibition Discover your National Library

"Gallant Sons – Irishmen and the First World War” (5/20/2013)
What might it have been like to fight in World War One? "Gallant Sons – Irishmen and the First World War” on display in Roscommon

Bealtaine at the National Library of Ireland (4/24/2013)
Bring out your creative side with a trip to the library this May.

Café Joly will be closed to the public on 20 April 2013 (4/20/2013)
We wish to advise that Café Joly will be closed to the public on Saturday 20 April 2013. We apologise for any incovenience.

‘A History of Ireland in 100 objects’ (3/11/2013)
‘A History of Ireland in 100 objects’ includes four objects from the NLI.

Irish Times Microfilm - now on open access. (2/12/2013)
Irish Times microfilm now self-service

Newly released letters by Roger Casement - now available online (1/3/2013)
Newly released Roger Casement letters.

Winners of Poetry Aloud 2012 (12/14/2012)
Winners of this year's competition selected at the National Library on 7 December

History Ireland Latest Hedge school debate available online (12/10/2012)
Listen to the most recent History Ireland Hedge School debate online