Useful Links

Active Age

Active Age

 

Adult Education

Adult Educational Guidance Service - Leitrim

 

Archives

Irish Archives

 

Art

Irish Museum of Modern Art
The National Gallery of Ireland
The Arts Council

The Dock Carrick on Shannon

Leitrim Sculpture Centre
Solas Art Gallery Ballinamore

Art History

 

Architectural Heritage

County surveys from 1700 to the present day

Books
FREE ON LINE BOOKS

Google Books

Digital Books from Ireland

 

Book Awards

Childrens Book Awards

Children's Book  Awards

The Carnegie Medal and The Kate Greenaway Medal
Children’s Laureate Ireland
CBI Book of the Year Awards
Children's Laureate UK
Hans Christian Andersen Awards


Adult Awards

Costa Book Awards

Man Booker Prize

Women's Prize for Fiction

International DUBLIN Literary Award
The Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction

Irish Book Awards

 

Book Blogs

Dovegrey Readers Scribbles

 

Census of Ireland

Census

 

Charities

Book Aid International

 

Children's activities

 

Laureate na nÓg

Dictionary
Dictionary.com

 

Education

Help My Kid Learn


Pathways to Learning

RASCAL

Schooldays

 

European Culture

Europeana

 

European Union

EU Web Portal
Europe Direct
European Commission Representation in Ireland

 

Environment

Nature's Web

 

Gaeilge

Dictionary

focal.ie

http://www.nuim.ie/language/vifax/

http://talkirish.com/

http://www.beo.ie/

 

General Knowledge

Dictionary
How Stuff Works
World Clock
Wilkipedia

History

Irish in Europe

The Irish Story

Celtic Digital Initiative

 

Libraries

Guttenberg Project Free Electronic Books
Library Thing
World Public Library-Where the World Goes to Read
Libraries in Ireland

Libraries Ireland
National Library of Ireland
The Chester Beatty Library
Marsh's Library Dublin
Library of Congress
The British Library
New York Public Library

 

Literacy

Help My Kid Learn
The Really Useful Guide to Words and Numbers

Writeon - National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA)

Junior Certificate School Programme

 

Local Information    

Leitrim Information

Manorhamilton Castle

 

Memory of The World

Memory of The World

 

Music

Music PAL

 

OPEN LEARNING

CCCOER Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources

OER Commons- Library of Open Educational Resources

Massive Open Online Courses List

Coursera - Online Courses

ALISON - Online Courses

 

Pregnancy andParenting

Rollercoaster.ie

MagicMum

 

Place Name Translator

www.logainm.ie

 

Publishers
Kids Own
Faber and Faber
Macmillan
Penguin
Heinemann
O'Brien Press
New Island Books

Radio Podcasts

RTÉ Radio One Podcast

BBC Podcast

Books and Authors BBC Radio 4

 

Reading web sites
Librarything
Whichbook
Bookcrossing

Love Reading

Reader to Reader (The People's Network)

GNOD Literature Map (Global Network of Discovery)





Support Groups

Leitrim - Special Needs Parents Association


Leitrim Association of People with Disabilities

 

Talks

TED Talks - Technology, Entertainment and Design


Useful Cloud Tools

http://www.scoop.it/
http://www.mendeley.com/
http://www.zotero.org/
http://www.readcube.com/

http://www.librarything.com/

http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/

 

 



World Book Day

WBD

WBD Ireland

Women

Women in Modern Irish Culture


Writing

Irish Writers Centre

Ask About Writing

Virtual Writer

 

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