Published on Thursday25thJune2015

Digital Repository of Ireland Launched

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Pictured are Professor Mary Daly, President Royal Irish Academy, Dr. Sandra Collins, Director DRI, Skills Minister Damien English and Dr. Natalie Harrower, Dept. Director DRI

Research and Innovation Minister Damien English today launched the Digital Repository of Ireland  at a major international conference on digital preservation in Croke Park.

The DRI is an online, open digital repository for content from the humanities, social sciences and cultural domains. It also features beautiful and moving collections, that include – Letters of 1916, the Clarke Stained Glass Studios Archive, Irish Lifetimes, Kilkenny Design Workshops, Saol agus Saothar Sheáin Mhic Ghiollarnáth, and the Teresa Deevy Archive – as well as collections of multi-media content from our partners Raidió Teilifís Éireann and the Contemporary Music Centre.

The repository can be accessed online at: http://repository.dri.ie.