Dear Friends of DRI


A new vacancy and some other exciting updates in DRI!




We’re hiring! Applications are sought for the role of Oral Historian in the Atlantic Philanthropies Archives project. Closing date for applications 12 Noon 19th March 2019. More:


The digital archive of the Together for Yes campaign will be preserved in the Digital Repository of Ireland following the organisation joining as Members. As part of its post-referendum work, Together for Yes organised a preservation and archiving initiative, of which membership of a trusted digital repository plays a key part:


The Early Bird Registration for iPRES 2019 is now open. This year the 16th International Conference on Digital Preservation will visit Amsterdam in The Netherlands (September 16 - 20), hosted by the Dutch Digital Heritage Network:


More details on our partnership with the Digital Curation Centre in the 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC).  The conference will be hosted at Croke Park, home of Ireland's Gaelic games, from 17-20 February 2020:


DRI Director Natalie Harrower, a member of the European Commission's Expert Group on FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Re-usable) data, delivered a lunchtime briefing on the recently published 'Turning FAIR into Reality' report on Tuesday 26 February. Slides from this briefing are available at


Webinar recording and presentation: RDA Europe Adoption Grants:


Kind regards,


Clare Lanigan | Education & Outreach Manager, Digital Repository of Ireland

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