Archives Services

RTE Archives

Archive Service Title: RTÉ Archives
RTÉ Archives are responsible for collecting, preserving and making accessible the creative and documentary output of the national broadcaster. As well as keeping these audiovisual records RTÉ Archives are making more content available on an increasing number of platforms and devices. RTÉ Archives provide content for radio and television programmes, both internally and for our content partners.
Access and Opening Hours: Direct public access is limited, but a significant amount of material, updated daily, is available online via the RTÉ Archives website: http://www.rte.ie/archives
Over 100,000 photographs from the RTÉ Stills Library collections can be viewed via its online database: https://stillslibrary.rte.ie
To enquire about purchasing copies of radio or television programmes and for information and costs regarding the licensing of content from RTÉ Archives please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Enquiries about RTÉ Document Archives should be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">
 
The Exhibition Room: RTÉ Archives do not house exhibitions in a public space.
Online exhibitions on a variety of themes relating to Irish social, political and cultural life, utilizing television footage, audio recordings, photographs and documents can be found at this link: http://www.rte.ie/archives/exhibitions
New content is made available everyday through Archives Daily http://www.rte.ie/archives
 
Primary Collections: RTÉ Archives is home to Ireland’s largest collection of audiovisual material, combining hundreds of thousands of hours of moving image and sound recordings together with significant collections of photographs, manuscripts and administrative documents.
The RTÉ Archives collections consist of a large selection of news, current affairs, personalities, music, programme and corporate material, which constitutes a unique archival and cultural resource
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Email: General enquires: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Sales enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Photographs: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Address

  • Enquires to: The Archivist
  • Name: RTÉ Archives
  • Street: Library Building
  • City: Donnybrook
  • Postcode: Dublin 4
  • County: Dublin
  • Country: Ireland

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