Museum Ireland - Publications, Research & Reports

Museum Ireland (ISSN 0961 9690) is the annual journal published by the Irish Museums Association and contains selected proceedings from conferences and other events that have taken place throughout each year, critical discussion pieces, articles on new developments, along with book, museum, and exhibition reviews. 

Museum Ireland was published in hard copy form until 2015, with publication paused until 2019 and now issued as an online journal. Back issues of Museum Ireland may be purchased from the IMA office or accessed at the National Library of Ireland and various university libraries around the country. 

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Museum Ireland, Vol. 28 (2021) was produced as an online publication in 2022, edited by Dr Briony Widdis. Freely accessible, see below listing to access and download as PDF, or read this and archived journals on Issuu.  

 

To view current and archived Journals on Issuu:

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 28 (2021)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 27 (2020)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 26 (2019)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 25 (2015)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 24 (2014)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 23 (2013)

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 22 (2012)

 

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Letting the public in - the pro-active role of historic houses in engaging visitors in an understanding of the different heritages within Ireland.

Author:

Burns, K.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

77-83

Keywords:

history, exhibition

The People's Choice: 'Your Favourite Things' exhibition.

Author:

Clarke, J.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

84-89

Keywords:

history, exhibition

Thoughts on curating architecture for the Venice Biennale.

Author:

Weadick, N.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

91-92

Keywords:

architecture, art, exhibition

Factors influencing exhibitions at the Irish Architectural Archive.

Author:

Lincoln, S.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

93-94

Keywords:

architecture, exhibition

Plans, sections and elevations.

Author:

Moore, P. E.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

95-96

Keywords:

architecture, exhibition

Ballymoney Museum: the Corfield Project.

Author:

Johnson, S.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

113-117

Keywords:

history, photography

The e v+ a coloquies on contemporary art & culture: towards open debate and engagement.

Author:

Jackman, L.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

118-122

Keywords:

art, exhibition, education

The Museum Standards Programme for Ireland and the future of Irish museums.

Author:

Ryan, R.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

123-126

Keywords:

policy, standards

From the local to the planet.

Author:

Maguire, M.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

127-129

Keywords:

library, website, history

Engage the community more closely. Irish Merchant Seamen photographs 1918-21.

Author:

Snook, D.

Year:

2009

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

19

Pages:

130-134

Keywords:

history, photography, exhibition