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Cork Past and Present
Maps, photographs, prints, books, journals and more on the history, genealogy and culture of Cork.

‌‌‌ Three mothers (and a camel) / Phyllida LawAll is lost (Film)
Jonathan Swift / Leo Damrosch‌‌‌‌‌ Once upon a time in Anatolia (DVD)

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'K' award

Cork City Council is delighted to announce the ‘K’ Award, a literary award in memory of Kathleen Furlong.


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National Heritage Week 2014

Cork City Libraries have organised an exciting series of talks, workshops and exhibitions between August 23 and September 3.

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ace courses 2014‌ 

UCC short courses at the City Library begin in September. Courses include  Rome and its history (10 weeks) and Masterpieces: translating ideas into art (10weeks). These courses are being run by UCC Adult Continuing Education. Full details can be seen on their website: ACE Short Courses.  Enrolments are currently being taken.


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Cork City Libraries have launched It Seems History is to Blame, a decade-long programme to commemorate events between 1913 and 1923