A Botanical Insight in the Archives - Posted on 01/02/2016
A short memoir of the life of Ellen Hutchins (1785–1815) who became Ireland’s first female botanist, which is in the custody of the Representative Church Body Library, has been digitized and made available online as the Library’s online February Archive of the Month presentation.
Church of Ireland Gazette 1911–1923 Editions Digitised and Fully Searchable Online - Posted on 01/01/2016
The ongoing project to digitise the historical issues of the Church of Ireland Gazette has entered a new and exciting phase, with the successful uploading and indexing of this invaluable resource for the period 1911–1923.
RCB Library’s ‘Magic Lantern’ Collection Fosters Ecumenical Links - Posted on 16/12/2015
Since 2012 and the launch of its Archive of the Month initiative, the RCB Library has been proactive in digitising and promoting lantern slides or ‘magic lanterns’. These slides consist of images from glass plates, where the photographic positive was fixed between two pieces of glass and then projected by using a lamp.
Archive of the Month December 2015 – More Magic Lanterns: Eclectic Collection Found in Stillorgan Parish, Dublin - Posted on 01/12/2015
Archive of the Month November 2015 – Letters from the Western Front Update - Posted on 01/11/2015
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