A new international research network concerned with exploring the history of modern Ireland using a transnational approach.
Flightofthecubs.com This is a blog by Melbourne based Irish writer Eoin Hahessy.
Bloomsday in Melbourne is a literary festival held each year on 16 June to celebrate James Joyce’s Ulysses.
The State Library of Queensland has re-released the British Convict Transportation Registers Database (over 123,000 convicts sent to Australia between 1787 and 1867).
The underlying software was changed as the original software did not cope adequately with the amount of traffic experienced – the new system is much better equipped to cope with demand.
A new feature of the database is the ability for researchers to post comments on a chosen convict’s record. This comment field is a great way for researchers to share their notes on a convict’s life.
The place to go for a wealth of information about all things Irish in New Zealand.
This is the website of the online Irish history magazine, Scoláire Staire. The magazine is written mainly by postgrads and recent PhD graduates and aimed at historians, students and the general public.
The aim of Scoláire Staire is to give an outlet to young Irish historians who want to get their names and ideas out there fast. It is envisaged that the magazine will become much more than a simple publication.
This Irish Community NSW Website is a not-for-profit facility provided by and for the Irish Community. It aims to be a single online focal point for people living in and visiting NSW who are interested in finding out about events that the many Irish cultural and sporting groups and businesses put on throughout the year
Aims to support, in appropriate ways, efforts by tertiary educational institutions in research, training and study of Celtic culture, languages and history;
What do the following have in common: The Book of Kells, the papers of Erskine Childers, Egyptian Books of the Dead, Wolfe Tone’s death mask and Samuel Beckett’s struggles with creativity? They are all in the care of the staff of the Manuscripts & Archives Research Library along with thousands of other unique and irreplaceable historical items spanning 3000 years. This blog aims to share some of the stories behind the collections