A Shared History: The National Library of Ireland and the RDS Library

In 1877, the foundation of the NLI from the collections of the RDS Library created a National Library for Ireland. A Shared History explores the history of the National Library of Ireland and the Royal Dublin Society Library, and examines the central role both institutions have played in the cultural history of Ireland through three centuries.

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