Digital Repository of Ireland

Find out about the Museum's partnership with the Digital Repository of Ireland

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) is a national trusted digital repository for Ireland's social and cultural data.

The National Museum of Ireland is part of the DRI Stakeholder Advisory Group.


  • DRI will link together and preserve the rich data held by Irish institutions, providing a central internet access point and interactive multimedia tools.
  • DRI will be an educational resource used by the public, students and scholars, and will provide preservation and access services for our stakeholders and partners.
  • DRI will act as a focal point for the development of national guidelines and policy for digital preservation and access.

Find out more about the DRI on its website and about its Stakeholder Advisory Group.