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National Library welcomes Julie Morrissy as Poet in Residence (23/4/2021)
Partnership with the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and the Decade of Centenaries Programme.

National Library announces 'Living With Pride': year-long programme of LGBTI+ events (30/3/2021)
Living With Pride runs through 2021

#WakingTheFeminists digital archive acquired (27/1/2021)
Digital record of grassroots campaign to be preserved and shared by the National Library

Around the Island: A Tour of Ireland in Photographs (30/9/2020)
Watch out for your county!

Web archiving the Irish experience of COVID-19 (15/4/2020)
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Yes Equality Visual Digital Archive donated to the National Library (11/2/2020)
Digital collecting project

Author Marian Keyes partners with National Library on digital collecting project (3/12/2019)
Bestselling and award-winning Irish author, Marian Keyes is the first donor to work with the Library as part of this initiative.

New exhibition 'From Turmoil to Truce: Photographs of the War of Independence' now open (25/11/2019)
‘From Turmoil to Truce: Photographs of the War of Independence’ draws on Library’s extensive collection of photographs and newspapers

Main and Manuscripts Reading Rooms open again on Mondays (23/9/2019)
Monday opening as standard from 30 September 2019

Museum of Literature Ireland, NLI partnership with UCD, now open (23/9/2019)
A major new destination for visitors

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