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Fri, 05 Feb 2021 04:55:30 PST

Galway Corporation Records

We recently migrated the digitised records we have from the Galway Corporation records archive to our digital repository. The archive contains the records of the Galway Corporation from its foundation in 1485 to 1818. The statute book from 1485 to 1710 (named Liber A) gives the names of members of the corporation, statutes passed, and the minute books of meetings of the corporation from 1679. The

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Wed, 03 Feb 2021 08:59:01 PST

SFI’s updated Open Access Policy – The Why and How

 In December 2020, the Science Foundation Ireland updated its Open Access Policy. In this blog post we are looking at why this happened and what it means for current and future grant holders. Image above by Alan Robb from Pixabay Background The history to the Open Access movement goes back a long time but for this blog post we will just go back to 2019, when the National Framework on the

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Fri, 29 Jan 2021 09:55:25 PST

Gale Databases: Gaeilge language interface option now available

Gaeilge has been introduced as a language interface option within some of Gale's database platforms, including Gale Primary Sources.Enabling this feature is very simple: once you log into a Gale database from the library website, e.g. Archives Unbound the interface language can be changed by clicking on the language drop down menu choices in the upper righthand corner and selecting Gaeilge. Once

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