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# nli - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Bullets, ballots and a flu pandemic: Life in Ireland was very turbulent 100 years ago
# NLI
# NLI

Bullets, ballots and a flu pandemic: Life in Ireland was very turbulent 100 years ago

Sep 12th 2018, 10:56 AM 13,528 Views 13 Comments

The National Library of Ireland has launched its latest exhibition, which will run until May 2019.

# nli - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Rare personal papers shed light on private lives of 1916 signatories
# Love And Friendship
# Love And Friendship

Rare personal papers shed light on private lives of 1916 signatories

Feb 13th 2016, 10:00 AM 17,198 Views 17 Comments

The Seán MacDiarmada and Thomas MacDonagh collections are the latest tranche of Easter Rising-related documents to have been digitised by the National Library.

# nli - Saturday 10 January, 2015

It preserves our past, and visitors flock to it - so why is this essential resource underfunded?
# National Library
# National Library

It preserves our past, and visitors flock to it - so why is this essential resource underfunded?

Jan 10th 2015, 10:00 AM 13,559 Views 20 Comments

Its acting director says cutbacks have affected the library badly.

# nli - Saturday 3 January, 2015

7 then-and-now archive photos of Dublin street scenes
# Street Life
From The Daily Edge
# Street Life

7 then-and-now archive photos of Dublin street scenes

Jan 3rd 2015, 9:30 AM 35,048 Views 40 Comments

From 1875 to the present day.

# nli - Monday 1 December, 2014

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon
# History Hunters
# History Hunters

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon

Dec 1st 2014, 3:00 PM 21,450 Views 19 Comments

Parish registers will be digitised by the National Library of Ireland.

# nli - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Family legends, ghosts, and nuns: The real Irish lives of WWI
# Great War
# Great War

Family legends, ghosts, and nuns: The real Irish lives of WWI

Nov 22nd 2014, 9:45 AM 7,678 Views 9 Comments

Meet Jack Leslie, aged 97.

# nli - Thursday 4 September, 2014

National Library at 'critical point' due to funding cuts putting collections at risk
# All The Books
# All The Books

National Library at 'critical point' due to funding cuts putting collections at risk

Sep 4th 2014, 9:32 AM 5,405 Views 14 Comments

Visitor numbers to the NLI are up 42% on last year.

# nli - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago?
# Battling O'hallorans
# Battling O'hallorans

Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago?

Jun 19th 2014, 10:05 PM 62,668 Views 75 Comments

The O’Halloran girls fought off an attempted eviction from their home in Bodyke.

# nli - Monday 16 June, 2014

Read 90 letters James Joyce wrote to his family
# Bloomsday
# Bloomsday

Read 90 letters James Joyce wrote to his family

Jun 16th 2014, 12:08 PM 5,737 Views 5 Comments

Spoiler: Lots of the letters were about Finnegan’s Wake. And they weren’t all in English. Classic Joyce.

# nli - Monday 9 December, 2013

Have You Ordered The Turkey Yet Pic of the Day
# Pic Of Day
# Pic Of Day

Have You Ordered The Turkey Yet Pic of the Day

Dec 9th 2013, 2:45 PM 11,330 Views 13 Comments

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# nli - Friday 1 November, 2013

National Library finds new display place - on Google exhibit hotspot
# Open Archive
# Open Archive

National Library finds new display place - on Google exhibit hotspot

Nov 1st 2013, 7:30 AM 6,797 Views 5 Comments

The NLI has become first Irish group to feature on Google Cultural Institute, bringing their archive to world attention.

# nli - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Pictorial record shows the Irish hard at work 100 years ago
# Working Lives
# Working Lives

Pictorial record shows the Irish hard at work 100 years ago

Oct 26th 2013, 8:45 AM 12,131 Views 16 Comments

Working Lives exhibition at the NLI exposes the conditions in which men, women and children toiled to survive.

# nli - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Hidden History: The guide to preserving your family archive
# Yourstory
# Yourstory

Hidden History: The guide to preserving your family archive

Oct 19th 2013, 9:45 AM 13,694 Views 5 Comments

These top tips from National Library of Ireland’s conservation expert could help you hold onto family memories for longer.

# nli - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

PICTURES: 100 years ago, the Dublin Lockout began
# History
# History

PICTURES: 100 years ago, the Dublin Lockout began

Aug 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 18,815 Views 59 Comments

The Dublin Lockout exhibition opens at No. 2 Kildare Street tomorrow afternoon.

# nli - Monday 7 January, 2013

Newspaper licensing body issues statement on "paying for links"
# Fees For Links
# Fees For Links

Newspaper licensing body issues statement on "paying for links"

Jan 7th 2013, 1:33 PM 6,059 Views 26 Comments

Newspaper Licensing Ireland has issued a 64-word statement on its position on paying for links following much discussion online.

# nli - Sunday 6 January, 2013

This is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

This is the week's news... skewed

Jan 6th 2013, 5:00 PM 5,499 Views 7 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Employed people get the Pat Kenny jitters; newspapers to save the interweb; Irish people want to be Swiss.

# nli - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Oireachtas to question newspapers over 'paying for linking'
# Links
# Links

Oireachtas to question newspapers over 'paying for linking'

Jan 5th 2013, 1:58 PM 8,884 Views 32 Comments

Labour TD Seán Kenny is asking the National Newspapers of Ireland (NNI) to appear before an Oireachtas committee to explain its stance on linking.

# nli - Friday 4 January, 2013

NNI: No objection to newspaper content "being used for personal use"
# Hyperlinks
# Hyperlinks

NNI: No objection to newspaper content "being used for personal use"

Jan 4th 2013, 12:31 PM 10,035 Views 45 Comments

Statement from National Newspapers of Ireland does reiterate stance that “display and transmission of links does constitute an infringement of copyright” unless for personal use.

# nli - Friday 27 April, 2012

National Library awarded for social media savvy
# Online
# Online

National Library awarded for social media savvy

Apr 27th 2012, 2:29 PM 3,054 Views 5 Comments

Fáilte Ireland gets overall prize in eGovernment awards for their Discover Ireland online campaign.

# nli - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

World War I history roadshow wants your family memorabilia
# WWI
# WWI

World War I history roadshow wants your family memorabilia

Mar 20th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,611 Views 1 Comment

Call for public to find old documents, photographs etc. relating to ‘The Great War’ – they will be scanned and recorded on a pan-European website.

Slideshow: Irish World War I recruitment posters
# World War I
# World War I

Slideshow: Irish World War I recruitment posters

Mar 20th 2012, 6:45 AM 11,254 Views 7 Comments

National Library of Ireland’s archive shows the emotional, moral and practical pressure put on Irish men to join the ranks in the ‘Great War’.

# nli - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Archives show human tragedy and truth behind Titanic sinking
# Titanic100
# Titanic100

Archives show human tragedy and truth behind Titanic sinking

Jan 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 6,982 Views 5 Comments

National Library of Ireland resources give Irish perspective on shipping disaster which has its centenary in April this year.

# nli - Thursday 15 December, 2011

National Library gets visitor boost from its online activity
# Virtual Visitors
# Virtual Visitors

National Library gets visitor boost from its online activity

Dec 15th 2011, 8:15 PM 1,932 Views 0 Comments

The Library has revolutionised its presence on digital media – and has a newfound popularity to prove it.

# nli - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Gallery: National Library launches its archive of General Election 2011 websites
# Election Archive
# Election Archive

Gallery: National Library launches its archive of General Election 2011 websites

Oct 26th 2011, 3:55 PM 583 Views 0 Comments

Over 90 blogs and websites, including TheJournal.ie, were captured during the GE11 election period for the NLI’s first election website archive.