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Bibliographies

  • Irish History Online View Full RecordFree Resource
    Coverage: Index of books and articles from 1936 to the present.
    A bibliography and index of historical writing dealing with Ireland's history. It is a guide to the work of historians rather than to original sources, ... []
  • CAIN Web Service: Conflict Archive on the Internet. View Full RecordFree Resource
    Coverage: 1968 to the present.
    Information and source materials on the conflict and politics in Northern Ireland.
  • Manuscript sources for the history of Irish civilisation. Edited by Richard J. Hayes. View Full Record
    Call Number: Microfilm 3150
    A guide to manuscripts held by the National Library of Ireland and of a number of other libraries and archives. 11-volume set (22 reels of microfilm). ... []
  • Manuscript sources for the history of Irish civilisation. Supplement. View Full Record
    Call Number: Microfilm 3151
    1979 supplement to the 1965 publication.
  • Celtic Studies Bibliography: Celtic Studies Association of North America View Full RecordFree Resource
    The CSANA Bibliography indexes a broad range of publications, including books, periodicals, Festschriften, proceedings and other works relevant to the ... []
  • Recent Acquisitions in Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    Irish Studies acquisitions cataloged in the last 30 days
  • Bibliographie de civilisation médiévale View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1958-
    A comprehensive, current bibliography of monographs worldwide relating to the medieval period of the Western, Byzantine and Islamic world. Covers history, ... []
  • Bibliography of British and Irish history View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    BBIH provides bibliographic data on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British empire and commonwealth. Previously known as ... []
  • Early English books online (see EEBO : Early English books online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • ECCO : Eighteenth Century Collections Online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • EEBO : Early English books online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English ... []
  • Eighteenth Century collections online (see ECCO : Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • ESTC : English short title catalogue View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Between the years 1473 and 1800
    "... lists over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800, mainly in Britain and North America, mainly, but not exclusively, in English, from the collections ... []
  • Gaeilge/Irish: Recent Acquisitions View Full RecordFree Resource
    Recently cataloged books and other materials in Irish.
  • Guide to Irish Fiction 1650-1900 View Full RecordFree Resource
    An Electronic Version of 'A Guide to Irish Fiction 1650-1900'. An online, searchable version of 'A Guide to Iris Fiction 1650-1900', produced in print ... []
  • International medieval bibliography View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1967-
    Indexes articles, notes, and similar literature on medieval subjects in journals, Festschriften, conference proceedings, and collected essays. Covers all ... []
  • Irish books in print View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Bibliographic database of Irish-published, Irish-interest and Irish-authored titles, in and out of print, with special focus on smaller, less well known, ... []
  • Irish Playography View Full RecordFree Resource
    The Irish Playography is a comprehensive catalogue of new Irish plays produced since the formation of the National Theatre. Currently all plays produced ... []
  • LION, literature online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A virtual library containing more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 200+ full-text literature journals, and other key ... []
  • Orlando View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present includes biographical and writing career entries on British women writers, ... []
  • Ricorso View Full RecordFree Resource
    A database of biographical records, bibliographical listings, excerpts from text and commentary,of Irish literature and literary scholarship. ... []
  • Selected Resources for Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    PDF doc. to selected resources for Irish Studies that include, biographies, indexes, bibliographic databases, dictionaries, music, newspapers, encyclopedias, ... []
  • Sources: A National Library of Ireland Database for Irish Research View Full RecordFree Resource
    Catalog records for Irish manuscripts and for articles in Irish periodicals. This is a digital database of the records of the manuscripts in the National ... []

Biographies

  • Selected Resources for Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    PDF doc. to selected resources for Irish Studies that include, biographies, indexes, bibliographic databases, dictionaries, music, newspapers, encyclopedias, ... []
  • 18th century collections online (see ECCO: Eighteenth Century collections online) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A comprehensive searchable digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Ainm.ie View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Consist of biographies in Irish of people with a connection to the Irish language. The basis for the database is the nine volumes of Beatháisnéis (Baile ... []
  • Biography and genealogy master index View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Indexes hundreds of biographical sources covering individuals, living and dead, from every field of activity worldwide.
  • CAIN Web Service: Biographies of people prominent during the "Troubles", and personal accounts of the conflict. View Full RecordFree Resource
    A database searchable by names and by roles, accompanied by a bibliography.
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of Irish biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Online searchable database corresponding to the Royal Irish Academy/Cambridge University Press's print DIB. The DIB outlines the careers of prominent men ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of Ulster Biography View Full RecordFree Resource
    Electronic edition of the Dictionary of Ulster Biography, by Kate Newman, originally published in print by the Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University, ... []
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Orlando View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present includes biographical and writing career entries on British women writers, ... []
  • Oxford dictionary of national biography View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The classic, authoritative biographical source for British history. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
  • Ricorso View Full RecordFree Resource
    A database of biographical records, bibliographical listings, excerpts from text and commentary,of Irish literature and literary scholarship. ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []

Dictionaries

Directories

  • Irish Resources in the Humanities View Full RecordFree Resource
    A gateway to websites with substantial content in the humanities in the area of Irish Studies, created by Dr. Susan Schreibman at the University of Maryland. ... []
  • Ireland: Information on the Irish State. View Full RecordFree Resource
    Official information website of the Irish Government.
  • Eircom Phonebook View Full RecordFree Resource
    Telephone directory for Republic of Ireland.
  • Conduit 11850: Telephone Directory Enquiries View Full RecordFree Resource
    Online search facility for telephone numbers in Ireland.
  • DHO Discovery / Fionnachtain View Full RecordFree Resource
    A gateway to Irish digital collections and resources, information and knowledge.
  • Directory of sources for women's history in Ireland View Full RecordFree ResourceND Catalog Record
    Descriptions of over 14,000 collections and sources in several hundred repositories in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland relating to history ... []
  • MLA directory of periodicals View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Presents detailed information on more than 5,800 periodicals in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Includes editorial addresses, ... []

Encyclopedias

  • Encyclopædia Britannica online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database, articles not yet in ... []
  • International encyclopaedia for the Middle Ages View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Intended as a complement to Lexikon des Mittelalters and integrated with it online. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users. Access info: Click on ... []
  • Lexikon des Mittelalters online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    An electronic version of the Lexikon des Mittelalters, a fundamental medieval studies encyclopedia covering Europe and parts of the Middle East and North ... []
  • Oxford companion to Irish history View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford guide to literary Britain & Ireland View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Selected Resources for Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    PDF doc. to selected resources for Irish Studies that include, biographies, indexes, bibliographic databases, dictionaries, music, newspapers, encyclopedias, ... []

Government information

  • Bunreacht na hEireann -- The Constitution of Ireland View Full RecordFree Resource
    Call Number: HESB GEN JN 1403 1945
  • Central Statistics Office Ireland View Full RecordFree Resource
    Coverage: Main coverage is from 2002 on.
    Statistics of the Republic Ireland, including the Census.
  • Dublin Castle records 1798-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "The Dublin Castle administration in Ireland was the government of Ireland under English and later British rule, from the twelfth century until 1922, based ... []
  • EUR-Lex View Full RecordFree Resource
    Web site providing access to official texts of the European Union, including the Official Journal of the European Union, the treaties, and the texts of ... []
  • Ireland: Information on the Irish State. View Full RecordFree Resource
    Official information website of the Irish Government.
  • National Archives of Ireland View Full RecordFree Resource
    Website of the National Archives of Ireland, the repository which holds the records of the modern Irish state which document its historical evolution and ... []
  • Northern Ireland : a divided community 1921-1972 : cabinet papers of the Stormont administration View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers full-text searching of facsimile images of the complete record of the Stormont Administration in Northern Ireland, 1921-1972 (Public Record Office ... []
  • Statcentral.ie: The Portal to Ireland's Official Statistics. View Full RecordFree Resource
    A portal providing links to statistics from the Central Statistics Office and government departments, agencies and other state bodies. The portal also ... []

Guides and finding aids

News sources

  • Act of Union View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    This Web site provides immediate access to a vast selection of documents held in various public institutions in Belfast, typically in specialized collections. ... []
  • Blas View Full RecordFree Resource
    Irish language service from BBC Radio Ulster. The website includes highlights of programs, Irish language multimedia segments, and a podcast. ... []
  • Boston globe (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1872-1981
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Boston daily globe (1872-1960) and Boston globe (1960-1981). Includes digital reproductions ... []
  • Chicago tribune (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1849-1988
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Chicago daily tribune (1849-1858), Chicago press and tribune (1858-1860), Chicago tribune ... []
  • Eighteenth century journals View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1680-1835
    Portal to newspapers and periodicals c1680-1835 with integrated access to the Hope Collection at the Bodleian Library, Oxford (Eighteenth Century Journals ... []
  • Ethnic newsWatch View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1959-
    Full text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by the ethnic, minority and native press in the U.S.
  • Guardian and The observer (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1791-2003
  • Ireland: Politics and Society through the Press, 1760-1922 View Full Record
    Call Number: Microfilm N150
  • Irish newspaper archives View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable and browseable database of Irish newspapers, with both historical and current content.
  • Irish Political and Radical Newspapers of the Twentieth Century View Full Record
    Call Number: Microfilm N 117
  • Irish times View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Most recent 1 year
    The online edition of the Irish Times newspaper, including the most recent one year's full-text newspaper content, recent features, and an index to the ... []
  • Irish times (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1859-
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for The Irish times (Mar. 29, 1859-June 7, 1859), The Irish times and daily advertiser ... []
  • London Times digital archive, 1785-1985 (see Times digital archive, 1785-1985) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A complete digital archive of The Times (London), including every article, advertisement and illustration.
  • Metro Eireann View Full RecordFree Resource
    Irish weekly multicultural newspaper.
  • Selected Resources for Irish Studies View Full RecordFree Resource
    PDF doc. to selected resources for Irish Studies that include, biographies, indexes, bibliographic databases, dictionaries, music, newspapers, encyclopedias, ... []
  • Times digital archive, 1785-1985 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database of full-text and full-image articles from the Times of London for the years 1785-1985. Digital reproduction, cover to cover, of the ... []
  • Times literary supplement historical archive View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable full-text access to the Times literary supplement (TLS) from 1902 through 2006. Includes more than 300,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles ... []

Reviews (book, film, etc.)

  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Academic search premier (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1975-
    "multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description. ... []
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dublin Review of Books View Full RecordFree Resource
    A quarterly online journal of reviews and essays based on recently published books.
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Times literary supplement historical archive View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable full-text access to the Times literary supplement (TLS) from 1902 through 2006. Includes more than 300,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []

Tutorials

  • Aistear.ie View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Resource for translators, editors and writers in the Irish language.