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Yes Equality partners with National Library on digital project

Yes Equality partners with National Library on digital project

Yes Equality has partnered with the National Library of Ireland on a digital collecting project. The donation comprises over 6,000 photographs, documenting various aspects of the campaign for marriage equality. The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has announced that Yes Equality – the organisation that led the nationwide campaign to secure a yes vote in the […]

NLI to receive Irish civil rights activist’s photographic collection – President Higgins to attend

NLI to receive Irish civil rights activist’s photographic collection – President Higgins to attend

The Christopher Robson Photographic Collection will be presented to the National Library of Ireland (NLI)’s National Photographic Archive at 5.30pm, tomorrow, Tuesday, 15th December 2015 at the National Photographic Archive, Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2. Christopher Robson’s civil partner, Bill Foley, and the Gay and Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) will present the collection […]

NLI Announces Marriage Equality Referendum Web Archiving Project

NLI Announces Marriage Equality Referendum Web Archiving Project

 Intrinsic cultural value of digital materials to be recognised and preserved for future generations  The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has announced (23.04.15) that it is archiving websites related to the upcoming Marriage Equality Referendum. The NLI has been carrying out selective and thematic web archiving since 2011, aimed at ensuring a permanent record is […]