Current Events

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

Yeats and the Irish Cultural Revival (29/1/2018)
Explore the contribution of William Butler Yeats to the Irish Cultural Revival. All welcome!

Folklore Society of Ireland lecture: Ag Digitiú Béaloideas: Cnuasach Bhéaloideas Éireann agus Dúchas (29/1/2018)
Ag Digitiú Béaloideas: Cnuasach Bhéaloideas Éireann agus Dú

SSNCI Lecture: Agrarian Secret Societies and the Land War in late Nineteenth-century Ireland (30/1/2018)
Agrarian Secret Societies and the Land War in late Nineteenth century Ireland is the subject of this year's SSNCI public lecture.

30 minute lunchtime tour: Photo Detectives (31/1/2018)
Join us for a 30 minute lunchtime tour of our Photo Detectives exhibition at the library's Photographic Archive. All welcome!

Yeats Exhibition: Free guided tour (1/2/2018)
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

Citywide Read: Making Millions (5/2/2018)
Citywide Read: Meet author of Making Millions, Erika McGann at this special event for schools!

Lecture: ‘Irish Women at Work in 1918: the impact of WWI on life outside the home’ (6/2/2018)
Join Maeve Casserly for this lecture to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act on 6th February 1918 and the start of women’s suffrage in Ireland and Great Britain.

Public tour of WWIreland Exhibition (8/2/2018)
Explore the Irish experience of WWI through our collections of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, and leaflets

Chinese Characters Past and Present (10/2/2018)
Prepare for Chinese new year with this talk and workshop on Chinese characters! Book now!

Guided tour: The National Library's History & Heritage (10/2/2018)
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!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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