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Selected Items on the Free Web
CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts
CELT, the Corpus of Electronic Texts, is Ireland's longest running Humanities Computing project. It brings the wealth of Irish literary and historical culture to you on the Internet, for the use and benefit of everyone worldwide.
Digitial Literary Atlas of Ireland
The Digital Literary Atlas of Ireland, 1922-1949, provides literary, historical and geo-spatial perspectives on Ireland from drawn from the works of selected Irish writers in the early twentieth century.
Iriish Script on Screen
The object of Irish Script On Screen ISOS is to create digital images of Irish manuscripts, and to make these images - together with relevant commentary - accessible on a WWW site.
Irish Literature, Mythology, Folklore and Drama
Website for Irish and Celtic literature, mythology, and folklore, including Fairy tales, mythological hero tales, and study resources.
National Archives of Ireland
Provide essential primary source material for people seeking to understand the political, economic and social forces which have shaped our nation. The records also permit the study of Government policy and encourage greater use of our archival heritage by the general public.
National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Ireland houses the national collection of Irish and European art.
Combining hundreds of thousands of hours of moving image and sound recordings together with significant collections of photographs, manuscripts and administrative documents, RTÉ Archives contain a unique record of Irish life.
Sean O'Casey: His life and work
Sean O'Casey (1880-1963) was born into a lower middle class family in Dublin and went on to establish a successful career as a playwright at the Abbey Theatre during the 1920s, the most celebrated plays of this era are The Shadow of the Gunman, Juno and the Paycock and The Plough and the Stars.
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