Digitizing Ireland’s Parish Registers

The National Library of Ireland (NLI) is embarking on its most ambitious digitization project to date: making its entire collection of Irish Catholic parish registers available online by summer 2015. The registers, which will be freely accessible to the public, are considered “the single most important source of information on Irish family history prior to … [Read more…]

Call for Applications: CENDARI Visiting Research Fellowships

CENDARI is now accepting applications for its Visiting Research Fellowships programme for 2015. The closing date for receipt of applications isĀ 15 December 2015. The fellowships are intended to support and stimulate historical research in the areas of medieval European culture and the First World War. The programme will help facilitate access to key archives, specialist … [Read more…]