About us


The Bárd na nGleann group is an information-management company headquartered in Béal Átha’n Ghaorthaidh (Ballingeary), County Cork, Ireland, with a subsidiary company, Bárd na nGleann International, located in San Jose, California. The Bárd na nGleann group trades under the name Bárd and provides a wide variety of technical writing services.

BárdWrite provides technical writing and project management services for IT companies. We can manage the entire documentation project life-cycle, or we can work just one document. Our clients outsource their documentation projects to us and rely on our expertise and experience to ensure high-quality, timely delivery. We write English documentation in the style and format the client requests.

The Bárd story

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Where we work

The headquarters building of Bárd na nGleann is in Béal átha’n Ghaorthaidh (Ballingeary), a village in West Cork, Ireland. Bárd also has a satellite office in Cill Chúile (Kilcooley) on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry. We also have contract employees in various parts of Ireland and in other countries, such as the US and UK.

Our main office is less than an hour’s drive from Cork City, which has an International Airport and ferry services to the United Kingdom and continental Europe. Cork City is also accessible via train and bus. Kerry Regional Airport can be reached in just under an hour from the office and Shannon International Airport is a two-hour drive.

Our office is located in an area of intense natural beauty within easy reach of Gougane Barra, Bantry Bay, Glengarriff, Killarney, and many scenic villages along the southwestern coast of Ireland. Béal átha’n Ghaorthaidh (Ballingeary) is part of an Irish-speaking region of Ireland called the Muskerry Gaeltacht. Béal átha’n Ghaorthaidh (Ballingeary) has the oldest Irish-language teaching college in Ireland, Coláiste na Múmhan, and continues to draw visitors interested in the Irish language. The area is also very popular for its scenery, fishing, wild life, hill walking, and golf. Gougane Barra, a beautiful scenic park containing the sixth-century monastery of St. Finbarr, is only three miles away.


Visit our partner-site, Litriocht, which provides a state-of-art online eCommerce website making it easy to buy Irish language publications and music. The online store has thousands of titles, giving customers easy access to Irish language products.



Contact Details

Unit A, Ballingeary
County Cork, Ireland


+353 (0) 26 47330