Researchers in Trinity produce the highest impact research in Ireland and amongst the highest impact research in the world in certain key fields. Trinity researchers published over 400 books in the past five years in history, humanities, social sciences, drama and film studies, music, economics and busines, law and other disciplines.

Trinity College Dublin is the first Irish university to have adopted an Open Access Policy for its published research. Since 2010 TARA, Trinity's open access repository has provided free and open online access to scientific and scholarly publications.

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Trinity's open access repository containing scientific and scholarly publications


The charts below outline Trinity's publications, their citations and their impact on an annual basis.
(figures are cumulative from 1981)

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