Further Reading

Explore the subject of the Folklife Collections further


  • Briody, Mícheál, The Irish Folklore Commission 1935-1970, History, ideology, methodology, Helsinki 2007.
  • Ó Catháin, Séamas, Formation of a Folklorist, Dublin 2008.
  • Séamas Mac Philib Come Back to Erin. The Irish Travel Poster Collection in the National Museum of Ireland, Castlebar 2007.
  • Adele Dalsimer (ed), Visualising Ireland. National Identity and the Pictorial Tradition, Boston and London 1993.
  • S. B. Kennedy, Paul Henry, New Haven and London 1993.
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art, Hindsight, Dublin 1993.

UCD Delargy Centre

UCD Delargy Centre for Irish Folklore and the National Folklore Collection

This centre at University College Dublin is successor to the Irish Folklore Commission, and holds extensive archives of Irish Folklore.