News and Events

Welcome to our news section which contains some recent items of interest and additions to our collections.

Cork Holly Bough Collection

As Christmas 2022 fast approaches, why not take a look through our collection of the...
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Irish Tourist Association Topographical and General Survey Files

The Irish Tourist Association files for County Cork are a rich source of history of...
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Celebrating National Heritage Week in the Local Studies Library

The War of Independence and Civil War Exhibition This exhibition of Cork’s unique role in...
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Public Lecture on Michael Collins and his role in the War of Independence

Historian and author Joseph E.A Connell Jnr who has written several books on the Decade...
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Exhibition on the War of Independence and the Civil War

This exhibition of Cork’s unique role in the history of the War of Independence and...
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New podcast

Commercial Directories provide a fascinating insight into the social and business history of Cork. To...
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Irish Life and Lore

Irish Life and Lore is an oral history archive which preserves Ireland’s unique local, national...
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New addition to our Digital Archive.  The Irish Tourist Association Topographical and General Survey Files

 The Irish Tourist Association Topographical and General Survey Files which were compiled in the 1940s...
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New additions to our collections

Some of the latest history books added to our Cork and Journals Collections
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Need help with your CBA/Classroom Based Assessment?

Calling all secondary school students! We can help you with your CBA/Classroom Based Assessment. If...
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