Letters 1916 Workshop & Digitisation | UCC, 26 November 2015, 2.00 – 5.00pm

Thursday 26 November Boole Library Research Skills Teaching Room, UCC 2.00 to 5.00pm The Letters of 1916 team invites you to a hands-on practical workshop in which you will have the opportunity to engage in a key aspect of the Letters of 1916 project – that of uploading letters to the database. We have about 60 letters related … Read more

Cork Launch of Letters 1916, University College Cork | 26 November 2015

You are invited to the Cork launch of the Letters of 1916 which will be taking place on Thursday 26 November in the the Boole Library and Boole Lecture Theatre 2, University College Cork. (map). The event will have several components. From 2 – 5pm the Letters team will be in the Research Skills Teaching … Read more

Letters of 1916 is launching in Galway and Cork in November 2015

Letters of 1916 is launching in Galway and Cork in November 2015 SFI Discover Community Engagement Event   The Letters of 1916 has been awarded a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). This funding allows the Letters of 1916 project to extend its outreach with four Community Engagement Events in Enniscorthy, Cork, Galway and … Read more

Bealtaine Festival 2015 in Sligo

A special evening celebrating Sligo history and the men and women who came before us. You will learn of the incredible conditions and events that affected your ancestors’ lives. In this time of centenary celebrations, let expert speakers lead you on a journey into Sligo’s past. Chat to representatives from Hazelwood Demesne, County Sligo Heritage … Read more

Letters of 1916 Wexford Launch SFI Discover Community Engagement Event

The Wexford launch of the Letters of 1916 project took place on Thursday, 16th April 2015. The outreach event was made possible through a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). Enniscorthy Library kindly offered its venue for the event, which was a great success and attracted over 80 participants. The first part of … Read more

Letters of 1916 project awarded a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)

 Letters of 1916 project awarded a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)   We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a SFI Discover grant from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). The funding will allow the Letters of 1916 project to extend its outreach, with four Community Engagement Events planned to be … Read more