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Irish Studies: The Troubles in Northern Ireland

This guide provides an overview of selected Irish Studies resources at Fordham as well as open access web resources.

Researching Northern Ireland

This page covers a selection of resources covering the conflict in Northern Ireland known as "The Troubles."

If you have questions about locating primary sources or other information, please reach out to the library liaisons to Irish Studies to book a research consultation.

Reference Books

Anti-Home Rule Postcard

from the looming 'Home Rule rocks.' Also depicted on the map are the 'Liberal Straits' just off the southern Irish coast and the 'Union Channel' between Ireland and England.

Image credit: Anti-Home Rule postcard entitled "Ulster's Prayer - Don't Let Go!" circa 1912 via the Digital Collections at the National Museums Northern Ireland.

Recent Books

For additional book options, search the library catalog.

Background Documents

Open Access Digital Collections & Archives

Reference & Instruction Department

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