RTÉ has launched its new free-to-view archives website as part of its ongoing celebrations of its 50th anniversary this year. Along with the video, 90,000 stills are also available for online viewing. The site also contains a video tour of the archives.The website – www.rte.ie/archives – contains a series of archive video, audio and photographic stills arranged in the form of exhibitions on Irish history as well as searchable under key figures in Irish public life. A number of the exhibitions that are currently available to view online include archive video footage on emigration in Ireland; the first Dáil and U2. The archive footage is also available for purchase to filmmakers.