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UCD Library Collection Spotlight: Yeats 150

A monthly online and print display highlighting our collections


Celebrating Yeats 150 at UCD Library

In 2015 Ireland celebrates the life and work of Irish Nobel prize-winning poet W.B. Yeats on the 150th anniversary of his birth.

Visit the Yeats 150 Website

The official website

Visit James Hardiman Library exhibition June 29 - end of 2015  "Yeats and the West"


Tweets from Yeats 150

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Yeats Materials in our Special Collections

 Joseph Hassett Collection

This is a significant collection of Irish poetry of the 20th and 21st centuries, deposited in UCD in 2013 through the generosity of prominent Irish American lawyer and Yeats scholar, Joseph Hassett, via the American Ireland Fund.

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Thomas Rake Collection

Dr. Mark Rake and Jill Rake have donated a significant collection of Yeats first editions and other items to Special Collections, greatly enriching our collection and complementing the materials in the Hassett Collection.


Yeats and His Muses Booklet


Visit our Exhibition