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RICORSO is a compilation of resources relating to the study and appreciation of Irish literature (chiefly in English) made largely in the course of reading and teaching during 1990-2010, with some later additions and corrections.
Access involves no charge or monetary gain subject only to the following understandingsand will always be assured for those whose writings are cited or quoted and for students and associates of the compiler. For copyright reasons some regions are barred by password.
Visitors are asked to notify the compiler of any copyright infringement, alleged mispresentation or otherwise offence given to persons living or dead and refrain from legal action relating to any such matter, provided it is rectified with reasonable promptness.
Texts held here in part or whole, whether in or out of print, should be consulted in their original published form wherever possible and publication details of the original cited in full. Acknowledgement of assistance from Ricorso is always welcome but not strictly required.
Scholars of Irish literature everywhere are welcome to suggest improvements to the design and content of the website and also to donate any of their own digitised materials relating to the subject-area. (These may be reclaimed by simple request at any future time.)
Anyone setting out to develop a similar internet resource having previously visited this website, or in the knowledge of its design and contents, should acknowledge the compiler’s pioneering work and seek partnership with him, if possible.
Note: If you find the website or part thereof inaccessible at any time, you may wish to request a password by email. In doing so, please state your research interest, chief publications (if any), and the name of your institution (if any). Passwords so issued may be changed or withdrawn at any time excepting where long-term access agreements have been entered into. Happy hunting!
— Bruce Stewart