Many excellent resources have been developed for teachers and students over the past decade as part of centenary programmes. Below we provide a list of resources relating to the War of Independence and Civil War. If you have suggestions, let us know by emailing poetryascommemoration@ucd.ie

War of Independence

UCC The Irish Revolution Project: The Irish War of Independence

Resource packs for teachers created by University College Cork.

Home Rule to Partition – National Museums Northern Ireland

Blúiríní Béaloideas/ Folklore Fragments: The War of Independence

Podcast by The National Folklore Collection, University College Dublin.

Clare Library: The brave and the bold The War of Independence in County Clare by Brian Spring

This pack for Primary Schools focuses on events that occurred between the years 1919 and 1921 with an emphasis on Co. Clare.

Irish Archives Resource: ‘Pledge Ourselves and Our People’

Highlights archival resources that document the 1918 General Election in Ireland and the changes that the election made in the Irish political landscape

Civil War

UCC The Irish Revolution Project: The Treaty and the Civil War

Resource packs for teachers created by University College Cork.

PRONI:  Ireland 1900-1925 — Crisis, War and Revolution.

A Resource for ‘A’ Level Students.

Irish Archives Resource: The Present Duty of Irish Women

Includes a section on ‘Women in Politics’ that relates to 1921-1922.

Century Ireland: Ireland 1922

Independence, Partition, Civil War by Darragh Gannon & Fearghal McGarry