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Major Funding for Fagel Collection

Exciting news from Dublin and The Hague today: The Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands and Trinity College Library, Dublin announced th...

Laura Shanahan and Alex Alsemgeest

Podcast Fagel Collection

In April I was interviewed by Laura Shanahan, Head of Trinity College Library Research Collections, TCD. We talked about the Fagel collection, the Short-Title C...

IP article ‘Summer in Sweden’

This month’s issue of Informatie Professional is one for the road. The coverstory combines two of my favourite subjects: the national bibliography and Swe...

Royal visit to Trinity College

The King and Queen of the Netherlands visited Trinity College Dublin on Thursday June 13 as part of their State visit to Ireland. I had the privilege to show th...

Postal map of Jacob Quack

The postal map of Jacob Quack

On the final day of my fellowship at Trinity Long Room Hub I casually scrolled through the 1872 catalogue of the library, when I stumbled upon a reference to my...