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    27/12/2003New Year's message from the Rt. Revd Ken Good, Bishop of Derry and RaphoeFrom the Press Office25/12/2003Extracts from Archbishop Eames' Christmas sermonFrom the Press Office25/12/2003Archbishop Neill's Christmas sermonFrom the Press Office

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  • Keeping the Records Safe – edition of Irish Archives journal attests to RCB Library’s Role

    Keeping the Records Safe – edition of Irish Archives journal attests to RCB Library’s Role   (clicking on images below will open in a larger window)

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  • Education Minister Launches ‘Irish Archives’ Journal

    The gathering of records and their provision to the public is a service to the nation, according to the Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O’Sullivan TD. The minister was commenting at the launch of the 2014 Journal of…

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  • Special edition of Irish Archives on the 1916 Rising features a hidden Church of Ireland story by writer Julie Parsons

    The writer Julie Parsons spent some time at the RCB Library last year analysing little–known Church of Ireland sources – including preachers’ books, parish magazines, vestry minutes and a variety of other parish resources. She then contributed an article based on and colourfully illustrated with extracts from these sources, published…

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  • Archives awareness month

    ARCHIVES AWARENESS MONTHTuesday 7th September 2004The Society of Archivists, Ireland has launched Archives Awareness Month to draw public attention to an aspect of the nation?s life, which although better known in recent years, is still, in many cases, seriously under resourced.The official launch took place in Dublin City Library and…

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  • Regulations for Readers of Archives & Manuscripts

    Photography is NOT permitted without prior permission. Cameras and scanning equipment are prohibited in the reading rooms unless prior permission has been obtained from the Librarian & Archivist Permission to reproduce archives and manuscripts must be sought from the Librarian & Archivist in advance in writing Pens are NOT permitted in…

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  • Irish Society for Archives Lecture

    Cumainn Cartlannaíochta Eireann IRISH SOCIETY FOR ARCHIVES A lecture entitled The role of the Representative Church Body Libraryas a repository for the archives and manuscriptsof the Church of Ireland Will be delivered by Dr. Raymond Refaussé, Archivist and Librarianof…

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  • New public access times for Archives and Manuscripts in the RCB Library

    Commencing in February 2019, members of the public are advised that access to the Archives and Manuscripts Collections in the Library is restricted to four days per week: Monday to Thursday. Opening hours remain the same: 9.30am to 1.00pm and…

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  • Library & Archives Committee

    The functions of the Library and Archives Committee are: to manage the Library and its resources having regard to trusts and objectives, to maintain archives and Church records generally (including records of contents of churches and of church plate), to co–operate with the Theological Insitute…

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  • Photographs from the Archives

    The RCB Library currently holds over a thousand individual collections of manuscripts. These unique and distinctive collections contain a wealth of material and consist of a fascinating array of mixed media, including letters, diaries, and scrapbooks, as well as photographs. The Library has recently received donations of some fascinating photographs…

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