Frequently Asked Questions

What is the BTYSTE archive?
The archive contains a large collection of searchable exhibition guides from 1965 to the present day. There is also a growing collection of photographs and videos. Irish Times news content is reprinted under copyright from the Irish Times and may not be downloaded or re-published.
Can I contribute to the archive?
We welcome personal submissions via Facebook or by direct email
What media can I submit to the archive?
We welcome the submission of personal photos, video, or scans of printed material. When considering submission, please consider the following aspects: The format should be your personal property or publicly and openly documented. The format can be opened, read, and accessed using readily-available tools.
How can I share content from the BTYSTE archive?
Please use the social sharing tools within the videos and catalogues. We encourage you to share on Facebook and Twitter.
How can I contact BTYSTE?
Please use our contact form here.
How can I request for an image to be removed from the site?
Please use our contact form here.
I have spotted a bug, how can I report it?
Please use our contact form here.
Can I download images, publications or videos for personal use?
Most images, videos and catalogues are the property of BT Ireland and not free to download. Additional photographs and newspaper reprints are published under copyright from the Irish Times.
Who owns the archive material?
Images, videos and catalogues are the property of BT Ireland. Additional photographs and newspaper reprints are used under copyright from the Irish Times.