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Dublin - Return to the Homeland

Dublin, Ireland РOctober 17-20, 2014. 

Anna swears she is Irish. Visiting Ireland was therefor a must on our itinerary. As I see it, everyone is convinced they are Irish. 739 more words


A Book of Kells Costume!

Fancy something a little different for Halloween?

We occasionally come across iconic images and buildings associated with the Library using in novel and interesting ways, such as the… 90 more words

Long Room Library

The Secret of Kells

Thursday night is movie night in my neck of the woods, and sometimes we want something short and sweet rather than a three-hour action blockbuster. That’s when a friend happened upon the Oscar-nominated… 611 more words

Film Reviews

Discover Research Dublin 2014

The Library is delighted to be a part of Discover Research Dublin Night 2014, this Friday 26th September 2014.

The Preservation & Conservation Department at Trinity College Library Dublin will host an open evening, providing an opportunity for visitors to come into the Glucksman Conservation Laboratory and meet staff and learn about the research, processes, and skills employed in the care of our collections. 323 more words


Pangur Ban

The other day, our group swung into Trinity College, Dublin, at the last minute to see the Book of Kells exhibit.

Last night, a group of us tramped over to my professor’s cottage to watch The Secret of Kells, a gorgeous animated film about the making of the Book of Kells. 68 more words

A Sandwich to Remember

I’m an unabashed sap. Really I am. I get choked up at sad movies and happy movies. I tear up even at the thought of the Miracle on ice in 1980. 1,653 more words