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Online Reference Sources

A guide to the variety of electronic reference resources available to the ESU community.

Customs and Folklore

National Folklore Collection
From University College Dublin, this institute, committed to collecting and documenting the folklore and folk customs of all Irish communities, is recognized as one of Europe’s largest archives of oral tradition and cultural history. Visitors to the Collection are invited to explore a large selection of primary and secondary sources dealing with Irish life, folk history and culture, and a range of material can be viewed within the site's Digital Library.