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The Association for Church Archives of Ireland will hold their AGM in All Hallows College, Dublin 9 on Saturday, 14th May .

11.15amArrival & registration (Tea and coffee will be served)
11.40amBusiness Meeting

12.00pmDr. Raymond Refaussé, Librarian and Archivist, Representative Church Body

       ‘Who hath ears to hear, let him hear’ (Matthew 13 v.9): Archival advocacy in the Church of Ireland

1.00pm – Lunch 

2.00pm – Dr. Brian Kirby, Provincial Archivist, Irish Capuchin Archives

       Archives, accessibility, and advocacy: Commemorating the Irish Capuchins

2.30pm – Harriet Wheelock, Keeper of Collections, Royal College of Physicians in Ireland

       Taking the ‘CALM’ approach to cataloguing the RCPI’s Archive and Heritage Collections

3.00pm – Close


 ACAI Event – 1916: Stories from the Archives

Saturday (16th April) at 11.15am in Holy Cross College, Clonliffe, Dublin 3.

For further details click here (opens PDF).


ACAI Workshop ‘Developing and Managing a Religious Archives Service’


Association for Church Archives of Ireland Schedule

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The Association for Church Archives of Ireland will hold their AGM in the Margaret Aylward Centre, Glasnevin Hill, Dublin 9on Saturday, 9th May .

Theme: Policies  

10.30amArrival & registration (light refreshments will be served)
11.15amBusiness Meeting

12.00pmDr. Elizabeth Mullins, School of History & Archives, UCD

1.00pm – Lunch (soup and sandwiches)

2.00pm – Damien Burke, Irish Jesuit Archives & Vera Orschel, Sisters of St. Louis Archives

3.30pm – Open Forum & Closing Prayer


2014 events


ACAI Autumn Visit

Methodist Historical Society of Ireland


The ACAI Autumn visit will be to the Methodist Historical Society of Ireland, Edgehill College, Belfast and will take place on Saturday, 11th October 2014.


Association for Church Archives of Ireland AGM

The Association for Church Archives of Ireland AGM will take place on Saturday, 10 May 2014 in Room 2, O’Donnell House, All Hallows College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. The theme of the AGM will be medical records.


10:30 Arrival and Registration
11:15 AGM
12:00 Sr. Eugene Nolan: ‘The Mater Hospital – how, why and where it was built – did it achieve its aim?’
1:00 Lunch
2:15 Dr. Kirsten Mulrennan: ‘Issues in archiving historic medical records in Ireland’
3:15 Closing Prayer

Spring Outing


The details of the ACAI Spring outing have been confirmed:

Venue: Irish Traditional Music Archives (ITMA)
Location: 73 Merrion Square South, Dublin 2
Details: Tour of the Archive’s library; overview of ITMA and its collections; introduction to ITMA’s Digital Library; demonstration of how to search the Archive’s catalogues.
ITMA Website:
Date and time: 10am (sharp), Saturday 15 February 2014