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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Working for Museums in Ireland

Author:

Year:

2008

Publication:

Museums Matter

Volume:

Pages:

28

Keywords:

The Role of Museums in Shaping National Identities

Author:

MacGregor, N.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

6-19

Keywords:

Identity

Re-inventing the Museum's Business Model

Author:

Falk, J.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

20-27

Keywords:

policy

Engaging Science

Author:

Bowers, P.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

29-37

Keywords:

education, science

Technologies of Everyday Life in Irish Museum Collections

Author:

Bell, J.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

38-46

Keywords:

collections, every day life

The Natural History Museum Dublin, Past and Future

Author:

Monaghan, N.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

48-52

Keywords:

National Museum of Ireland, natural history

Instruments of Science

Author:

Mollan, C.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

54-62

Keywords:

Royal Dublin Society, science

The LAB: Dublin's New Space for Innovation and Experimentation in the Arts

Author:

Barrett, S.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

63-66

Keywords:

The Lab, science

The Noblest Pleasure is the Joy of Understanding': Leonardo's Codex Leicester at the Chester Beatty Library

Author:

Ryan, M.F.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

67-70

Keywords:

Chester Beatty Library, exhibition

Presenting a Past Society to a Present Day Audience: Bog Bodies in Iron Age Ireland

Author:

Mulhall, I. and Briggs, E.K.

Year:

2007

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

17

Pages:

71-81

Keywords:

National Museum of Ireland, exhibition, bog bodies