Newspaper Articles

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The Business Information Centre selects and updates on a daily basis a representative sample of newspaper articles on business and other related subjects taken from the The Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Sunday Business Post, Sunday Independent and the Sunday Times. The articles reference a selection of companies based in Ireland, (e.g. Apple, facebook, Microsoft, Pfizer, Smurfit Kappa, Tullow Oil, Yahoo) and business subjects including starting a business, industry, careers, social issues, education and finance.

Companies featured in the newspaper articles files (PDF, 122 KB)

Business subjects featured in the newspaper articles files (PDF, 144KB)

eResources are also available, ask at the Business & Reference Desk.

Newspaper articles are for use in the library. Library staff are available to help you access the collection but please note that they do not carry out research on behalf of individuals or organisations. 

Photocopying facilities are available. The Copyright and Related Act 2000 applies.

Irish Personalities Newspaper Articles Collection

The Business Information Centre holds a wide range of Irish newspaper articles on well-known Irish people from many different areas of public life.

These newspaper articles are made available to you, in a collection of open access box files in the library.
This is a reference collection with the provision of photocopying facilities. The Copyright and Related Act 2000 applies.

Below is a representative sample of the many names available in the collection. 

BusinessFashion/Art  |  Music  | Politics |  Presidents  |  Sport  |  TV/Film  |  Writers  |  Others


  • Crosbie, Harry
  • Cullen, Bill
  • Desmond, Dermot
  • O’Brien, Denis
  • O’Leary, Michael
  • O’Reilly, Tony
  • Quinn, Fergal
  • Quinn, Sean
  • Smurfit, Michael
  • Sutherland, Peter


  • Costello, Paul
  • Le Brocquy, Louis
  • Treacy, Philip


  • Bono
  • Moore, Christy
  • O’Connor, Sinead
  • O’Donnell, Daniel
  • Patterson, Frank
  • U2
  • Westlife


  • Ahern, Bertie
  • Bacik, Ivana
  • Fennel, Nuala
  • Fitzgerald, Garrett
  • Gormley, John
  • Haughey, Charles
  • Kenny, Enda
  • Paisley, Ian
  • Quinn, Ruairi
  • Spring, Dick


  • De Valera, Eamon
  • Higgins, Michael D.
  • Hillery, Patrick
  • McAleese, Mary
  • Ó Dálaigh, Cearbhall
  • Robinson, Mary


  • Best, George
  • Harrington, Paul
  • Jordan, Eddie
  • Keane, Robbie
  • Keane, Roy
  • McGrath, Paul
  • McIlroy, Rory
  • O’Sullivan, Sonia
  • Smith, Michelle
  • Taylor, Katie


  • Byrne, Gabriel
  • Duffy, Joe
  • Farrell, Colin
  • Fassbender, Michael
  • Jordan, Neil
  • Neeson, Liam
  • O’Brian, Dara
  • Potter, Maureen
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Ronan, Saoirse
  • Toibin, Neill
  • Tiernan, Tommy
  • Walsh, Louis
  • Wogan, Terry


  • Ahern, Cecelia
  • Barry, Sebastian
  • Heaney, Seamus
  • Trevor, William
  • Toibin, Colm
  • Waters, John


  • Clare, Anthony
  • Gallagher, Conrad
  • Gavin, Diarmuid
  • Hobbs, Eddie
  • Martin, Bishop Desmond
  • Neligan, Maurice
  • Stephenson, Sam

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