Book Donation - The Bell

A valuable collection donated to the Centre for Irish Studies.

Celtic Archaeology

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Celtic Philology

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Useful links

General Interest

Irish Resources in the Humanities
Digital Humanities Observatory
The National Library of Ireland
Irish Dialect Recordings Archive
Women in Modern Irish Culture
Munster Women Writers
Ireland-Wales Research Network
Research Institute of Irish and Scottish Studies
An Ireland Internet Directory
Map of Ireland

Gaelic Ireland

CELT-Corpus of Electronic Texts
Irish Script on Screen
Early and Other Irish Texts Online
Scéla – Medieval Narratives and Enumerations
Thesaurus Linguae Hibernicae

Current Affairs

Irish Times
Irish Independent
Irish Newspapers On-Line
Irish Broadcasting Network
Belfast Telegraph
BBC Northern Ireland


Northern Ireland:
Northern Ireland Assembly
Northern Ireland Office
Culture Northern Ireland
CAIN Conflict Archive on the Internet
BBC: The Northern Ireland Conflict

Republic of Ireland:
Government, parliament, departments, agencies
Law--Documents, Institutions, Events
Irish Development Agency
Irish Trade Web


The National Archives of Ireland
Multi-Text Project in Irish History


The Irish Writers Centre
Irish Writers On-Line
Irish Literary Collections
Bibliography of Nineteenth-Century Irish Literature
Literary Belfast

James Joyce:
See Hypermedia Joyce Studies
for an up to date list of related sites

Samuel Beckett:
The Samuel Beckett Endpage
Beckett International Foundation
The Modern World: Links to Beckett Sites
Journal of Beckett Studies

Flann O’Brien:
The International Flann O’Brien Society

W.B. Yeats:
Yeats Society Sligo

Oscar Wilde:
Oscar Wilde Homepage

Irish Theatre

Irish Theatre Institute
Irish Playography
Irish Theatre Magazine
The Irish Society for Theatre Research
The Abbey Theatre

Irish Film

Irish Film Institute

Irish Literature in Translation

Ireland Literature Exchange
Czech-Irish Relations: A Bibliography of Books and Articles

Centres and Organisations of Irish Studies

Extended lists of centres, academic associations and journals may be found through the websites of The International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures or European Federation of Associations and Centres of Irish Studies

Sites in Irish

Beo (a monthly internet magazine with many useful links to most other relevant sites)
Foinse (weekly newspaper)
Foras na Gaeilge (general information on the language in Ireland)
On-line Irish Dictionary
Áras na nGael


The Centre of Irish Studies wishes to acknowledge the financial assistance of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland. Irish language teaching is funded from a grant awarded by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Ireland. Our special thanks are due to the Embassy of Ireland to the Czech Republic for their unrelenting encouragement and support.