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Community Transcription

We are inviting users of the site to transcribe, on a voluntary basis, the stories that were collected as part of the Schools’ Collection. We hope that this work will increase community participation in the project and that it will improve accessibility of the material as well. More information...

Transcribing the Schools’ Collection

This is an opportunity for you to help with the dissemination of this valuable material and to obtain a deeper insight into the Schools’ Collection. If you are a teacher or lecturer we would be delighted to help you use this facility in the classroom. If you are a researcher who is transcribing Schools’ Collection material for your own research, why not make your transcriptions available to the public? See what is available for transcription »

95,503 pages in Irish

18%
16,880 pages transcribed
82%
78,623 pages left to transcribe

348,810 pages in English

17%
59,034 pages transcribed
83%
289,776 pages left to transcribe

Video guide on how to register and transcribe material

UCD National Folklore Collection DCU Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs National Lottery

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