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Irish Days

IGSI "Irish Days" at the Minnesota Genealogical Library


In the Minnesota area and need research help? IGSI volunteers (experienced Irish researchers) staff the Minnesota Genealogical Library / IGSI Library on the 2nd Saturday of most months from 10 am to 4 pm.


Irish Days for 2013:

Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 9, April 13, May 11, June 8, July 13, Aug. 10, Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9 and Dec. 14.

Mark Your Calendars 


What is special about Irish Days?

Researchers work directly with you -

  • Orient you to the library and the Irish collection.
  • Direct you to information sources and work with you on your specific research needs, at your request.
  • Teach beginners the tools of Basic Irish Research.
  • Show you how to use major research tools, like
    • Griffith's Valuation (the major replacement for the lost Ireland censuses up to about 1864).
    • Irish Origins (a subscription site free in the library.
    • maps and other resource available

Note, the Minnesota Genealogical Library includes U.S., Minnesota, and other ethnic collections. All resourses are available whenever the Minnesota Genealogical Library / IGSI Library is open.

For Library hours and location, see Library Facts.