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  • Divided Society: Northern Ireland 1990-1998 Collection Launched

    By Andrew Bennett | Tue 23rd Jan 2018

    The Linen Hall Library's Divided Society collection was officially launched yesterday for the public to access via a new dedicated resource website. Mallon Technology, who played an integral role in the digital capture of the project, attended the launch event which was hosted by former BBC Chief News Correspondent, Kate Adie. Linen Hall Library's Northern Ireland Political Collection (NIPC) is a unique resource of over a quarter of a

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  • Looking Back at a Successful NILGA Conference 2017

    By Andrew Bennett | Tue 17th Oct 2017

    Last week we attended the NILGA's annual conference, a key event that promotes the sharing of knowledge, skills and ideas throughout the local government sector. This year's event was focused around the economy and the global opportunities that are available to help transform the local government sector in Northern Ireland. In attendance were some of the most influential and innovative local government professionals in Northern Ireland,

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  • Mallon Technology Awarded Digitisation & Georeferencing Project

    By Andrew Bennett | Tue 12th Sep 2017

    We are proud to announce that we have been awarded a project to scan, digitally capture & georeference a collection of maps for the Office of Public Works (OPW). The OPW is the lead state agency for Flood Risk Management in the Republic of Ireland, helping to minimise the impact of flooding through sustainable planning. The mission of the OPW is to use their experience and expertise to provide innovative, effective and sustainable sha

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  • We're Attending the NILGA Conference 2017

    By Andrew Bennett | Wed 6th Sep 2017

    Mallon Technology is delighted to announce that we will be attending this year's Northern Ireland Local Government Association (NILGA) Annual Conference. The NILGA is the representative body for all 11 councils in Northern Ireland and is responsible for promoting, developing, and championing local government by forming regional approaches to key issues affecting the sector. Their annual conference is a key event for the region, he

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  • Are you GDPR ready?

    By Andrew Bennett | Thu 24th Aug 2017

    Are you ready for the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)? Approved and adopted by the EU parliament, enforcement of the new GDPR is now less than a year away! Read on to see how you can get ready for GDPR. What is GDPR? The new GDPR has been designed to provide individuals with greater control over their personal data, establishing one single set of data protection rules across Europe. The aim of the GDPR is to prot

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  • Mallon Technology Awarded Law Library Project

    By Andrew Bennett | Thu 10th Aug 2017

    We are proud to announce that we have been awarded a project to scan and digitally capture a collection from the Bar of Ireland's archives held in the Law Library. The Bar of Ireland is the representative body for the barristers' profession in Ireland and sets the professional standards by which all barristers are subject to. Founded in 1541, the Bar of Ireland has overseen huge changes to not only the Irish legal system but also to th

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  • Go Paperless for World Paper Free Day

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 31st Oct 2016

    This Friday 4th November, has been dedicated as World Paper Free Day, a popular global campaign organised by the Association for Information and Image Management (AIIM). The campaign challenges individuals and businesses around the world to go paper free for one day every year. It aims to create awareness of what can be achieved by using less paper and make us all think twice before we print yet more documents. By going paperless, bu

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  • Mallon Technology Awarded 'Divided Scoiety' Scanning Project

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 3rd Oct 2016

    Mallon Technology is proud to announce that the company has been awarded the contract to scan and digitally capture an archive collection held by the Linen Hall Library, Belfast. The Linen Hall Library was founded in 1788 and is the oldest Library in Belfast and the last subscription Library in Ireland. It is renowned for its unparalleled Irish and Local Studies Collections, ranging from comprehensive holdings of Early Belfast and Uls

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  • Mallon Technology's Leading Role in Easter Rising Commemorations

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 25th Apr 2016

    This week marks 100 years since the Easter Rising in Dublin and across Ireland began, in an effort by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic. Events to mark the Rising have been taking place throughout the year and has seen Mallon Technology play an important role in one of the largest commemoration projects. The Irish Military Archives is the official deposit for records of the Defen

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