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. 

Published in hard copy format from 1991 until 2015, following a three-year hiatus Museum Ireland returned as an online journal in 2019. Archival 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. 29 (2022) was produced as an online publication in 2023, edited by Dr Briony Widdis. Freely accessible, see below listing to access and download as PDF, or read this and archived journals on Issuu.  

 

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U.S. museums Response to the Issue of Nazi-era Assets: Working with the Government, Developing Standards, and Building a Search Tool

Author:

Wechsler, H.J.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

56-62

Keywords:

America

The Practicalities of sharing your collection

Author:

Smit, K.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

64-71

Keywords:

collections

Touching the Past in the Donegal County Museum

Author:

McCarthy, J.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

72-77

Keywords:

Donegal County Museum

Mis-Representations of the Giant Irish Deer

Author:

Carr, G.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

78-87

Keywords:

Irish museums online: a virtual reality?

Author:

Shiel, S.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

88-97

Keywords:

web

Developments at the Irish Architectural Archive

Author:

Lincoln, S.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

98-101

Keywords:

Irish Architectural Archive

The Endurance - Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition, The National Museum, Collins Barracks

Author:

O’Riordan, M.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

102-104

Keywords:

National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, exhibition

Hucklebuck Time - Celebrating the Generation that Danced its Way into History; Waterford Treasures at the Granary

Author:

Cooke, P.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

105-107

Keywords:

Waterford Treasures, exhibition

The Life and Works of William Butler Yeats, National Library of Ireland

Author:

Coulter, R.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

107-109

Keywords:

National Library of Ireland, exhibition, W.B. Yeats

The Fashion Gallery, Snibston Discovery Park, Coalville, Leicestershire

Author:

Ward, A.

Year:

2006

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

16

Pages:

110-113

Keywords:

exhibition, fashion