dúchas.ie – National Folklore Collection of Ireland

dúchas.ie is a project to digitize the National Folklore Collection of Ireland, one of the largest folklore collections in the world. The Schools’ Collection is the first collection being made available on this site. It is a collection of folklore…

The Delany Archive – Photos on Flickr

This collection currently has 993 images. The photos and document images relate to the four collections held by the Delany Archive. These include: • Roman Catholic Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin collection (covers most of Carlow and Kildare plus parts…

The Delany Archive – Carlow, Ireland

The Delany Archive cares for four main archival collections: • The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin – The collection includes Papers of the Bishops of the Diocese, 1726-1967. Includes correspondence; financial records; sermons; information regarding schools in connection with…

Ancestry.com – Ireland – Birth, Marriage and Death collections

The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. Subscription options offer access to transcripts or digitised records.  The online data collections include Roman Catholic parish registers from a selection of parishes in Armagh, Carlow, Derry, Donegal, Dublin, Galway,…

Irish Newspaper Archives

This newspaper archives offers access to 80 national and regional newspaper titles, 1733 to current. The regional titles cover the counties of Carlow, Cavan, Cork, Derry (Londonderry), Donegal, Dublin, Fermanagh, Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Leitrim, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo,…

County Kildare Archaeological Society

Founded in 1891 the Society’s stated aim was: “the promotion of the study and knowledge of the antiquities and objects of interest in the county and surrounding districts.” The Society today carries on the work of its founders and is…