Dates:
1937-1939 — 1937 — 2014-2016 — 2014
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Contributors:
Ireland. Department of Arts, Culture, and the Gaeltacht — University College Dublin — National Folklore Foundation--Fondúireacht Bhéaloideas Éireann
Abstract:
Bailiúchán na Scol, or The Schools’ Collection, is the result of a scheme initiated by the Irish Folklore Commission in collaboration with the Department of Education and the Irish National Teachers' Organisation. The scheme encouraged primary school children in the Irish Free State to collect... [ … ]
Date:
early 1900s
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
This sub-collection consists of five volumes of essays dealing with a wide range of local folk tradition and history, written by schoolchildren in 1937-38, and drawing on information recorded from parents, relatives and neighbours living in the districts of Carna and Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. [ … ]
Date:
1855-1963
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
A collection of ephemera primarily associated with the history and development of UCD.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
1835
Type/Formats:
text — Collection
Abstract:
Correspondence relating to O'Curry's work with the Ordnance Survey and the Royal Irish Academy and general correspondence on antiquarian, genealogical, linguistic and literary matters; correspondence as Professor of Archaeology and Ancient Irish History in the Catholic University, mainly concerning... [ … ]
Creator:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Dates:
1554-1805 — 1554
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Contributor:
UCD Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Institute for the Study of Irish History and Civilisation
Abstract:
Correspondence relating to Fr Luke Wadding OFM and the Irish Friars Minor at St. Isidore’s College, Rome, on ecclesiastical and political matters; and concerning his interests as historian of the Franciscan Order. [ … ]
Creator:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Date:
1945
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Contributors:
National Folklore Collection — Irish Folklore Commission
Abstract:
Questionnaire and collected material on the subject of the Irish Famine. Compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
1928-1980
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
UCD Archives
Abstract:
Textual and visual material consisting mainly of notes, drawings and plans, documenting early Christian Irish art, its inspiration and the extent of its influence in Europe, in areas including architecture, sculpture, manuscripts, metalwork, ivory and textiles. [ … ]
Date:
1813-1898
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
UCD Archives
Abstract:
Letters from correspondents primarily in the British Isles, but also from North America and the Middle East, encompassing a wide range of antiquarian concerns including archaeological finds, anatomy, sigillography, topography, numismatics, and Frazer's collection of autographs and prints. [ … ]
Date:
20th century
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
The Austin Clarke/Poetry Ireland Library is a gathering of more than 5,000 volumes, almost all of which were once part of Clarke’s private library and are now housed at UCD Special Collections.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Creator:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Media type:
image/tiff
Contributor:
UCD Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Institute for the Study of Irish History and Civilisation
Abstract:
A selection of early printed books from the UCD Mícheál Ó Cléirigh Institute for the Study of Irish History and Civilisation.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Creator:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)"
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Contributor:
Irish Dialect Archive (Cartlann na gCanúintí)
Abstract:
A selection of manuscript material from the Irish Dialect Archive (Cartlann na gCanúintí) of the School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics at UCD.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
18th & 19th century
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
18th and 19th century historic maps acquired by UCD Library from various sources.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Creator:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Dates:
1900-1950 — 1900
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Abstract:
This sub-collection consists of a series of selected essays by schoolchildren from participating counties in Munster and Connacht entitled "My Home District", a topographical description of their own locality which they were encouraged to write. [ … ]
Date:
1832-1949
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Media type:
application/vnd.ms-excel
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
A database of the Dublin Journal of Medical and Chemical Science between its creation in 1832 and the year 1949.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
1916-1966
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
UCD Archives
Abstract:
Material taken from UCD Archives and UCD Special Collections relating to the events of Easter 1916.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD's cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
1867 - 1926
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
A representative selection of printed books and maps associated with the scientific subjects taught at the Royal College of Science for Ireland (RCSI) held in UCD Special Collections.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
18th century
Type/Formats:
Text — Collection
Media type:
image/tiff
Publisher:
UCD Library Special Collections
Abstract:
18th century watercolours of Irish antiquities, done by or for Gabriel Beranger.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
19th century
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA)
Abstract:
Collection of broadsheet and single ballads which were the major source for Ó Lochlainn's two volumes of Irish street ballads.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Dates:
1937-2009 — 1937
Type/Formats:
Collection — Text
Contributors:
National Folklore Collection — Furey, Áine
Abstract:
The project seeks to build on the earlier work of the Irish Folklore Commission in collecting the Schools’ Survey in 1937-38.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]
Date:
1832-1860
Type/Formats:
text — collection
Publisher:
UCD Library Special Collections
Abstract:
Correspondence between John O'Donovan (1809-1861), and, principally, William Reeves (1815-1892): eighty letters (1832-1860) and twenty-six undated note fragments.The Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive (IVRLA) is a digitisation project launched in UCD in January 2005. The project was conceived as a means to increase and facilitate access to UCD’s cultural heritage repositories through the adoption of digitisation technologies. [ … ]