Information for Researchers

The Tiernan MacBride Library is closed until further notice and therefore not open to researchers, if you have a specific query please email specialcollections@irishfilm.ie

All on site viewing is suspended until further notice, however we have a limited ability to make material available remotely. Please contact access@irishfilm.ie if you have an access query.

Read our Digital Preservation & Access Strategy HERE

The IFI Irish Film Archive holds the collections of the BAI, IFB and The Arts Council . Production companies/ filmmakers who are in receipt of funding from one of these organisations and who are contractually required to deliver material to the IFI for archiving can find instructions HERE.


The IFI is supported
by The Arts Council

Arts Council of Ireland