Research and publications

As the development agency for the arts, the Arts Council has commissioned, assisted or published many reports and studies that are key to enriching provision and practice in all the arts, including literature.

Touring policy 2010 to 2015 (, ) The Arts Council has adopted a new policy for touring, to be delivered over the six year period 2010-2015. 20092
Partnership for the Arts in practice 2006-2008/Comhpháirtíocht ar son na nEalaíon cleachtais 2006-2008 (PDF, 0.31 MB) 2005100
Arts and the magic of the word: a report by the public libraries and the arts committee (PDF, 3.52 MB) A report commissioned by the Public Libraries and the Arts Committee, a joint initiative of The Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and An Chomhairle Leabharlanna/The Library Council. The report outlines the present and potential roles of arts and of libraries in cultural life. It describes the present organisation of art and libraries in Ireland; summarises the findings of research carried out among artists and arts organisations; presents the views of the public (including young people), and arts and library professionals; and puts forward a series of recommendations which are designed to facilitate access to and participation in the arts through the public library system.1999135
Writers-in-schools directory (1996 revised)A joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1996N/A
Writers in schools schemeA joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1996N/A
Developing publishing in Ireland1989N/A
Writers-in-schoolsA joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1988N/A
The Arts Council - services in literature1985N/A
Writers in schools directory 1981-1983A joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1984N/A
Writers in schools directory 1979-1980A joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1981N/A
Writers in schools directory 1978-1979A joint promotion of the Arts Councils in Ireland1978N/A
Writers in schools directory 1977-19781977N/A
The poems of William Allingham1967N/A
Three plays1962N/A
The poems of Katherine Tynan1962N/A
The poems of Joseph Campbell1962N/A
The poems of Samuel Ferguson1962N/A
The 1916 poets1962N/A