Additional information resources

This section features contributions to biographical studies. acknowledges receipt of these resources from various people and organisations.


A series of anthologies regarding themes found in particular sets of biographies is being published gradually.

Interviews with Diarmuid Breathnach and Máire Ní Mhurchú (2010):

Part one

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The background to Beathaisnéis 1-9 (in Irish).

Part two

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Part two: Approach, people and insights (in Irish).


  • ‘Gaelic biography: an Irish experience’. A talk given by Diarmuid Breathnach in the University of Glasgow. [PDF »]



  • Some examples of the praise that the Beathaisnéis series has received. [PDF »]