Dolores Grant

IRL-DRI Digital Archivist

Royal Irish Academy

Qualifications BA (English and Psychology), MSc Multimedia Technology, MA Archives and Records Management DRI Role

IRL-DRI Digital Archivist

Research Interests Digital preservation, digitisation, metadata standards, arts archives, digital humanities, medical humanities Contact
+353 (0) 1 6090696


Dolores Grant is the Digital Archivist working on the Irish Record Linkage 1864-1913 project with the Digital Repository of Ireland, based at the Royal Irish Academy. Dolores is a professional archivist with an academic background in the humanities. Her Masters thesis focused on digital preservation in Irish repositories. She has previously worked at the National Archives of Ireland and University College Dublin.

Dolores is also a steering committee member of the Archives and Records Association (Ireland)’s hub for archival collection descriptions, the Irish Archives Resource.