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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The challenge that won' go away: the need to get going with a training strategy for Irish museums

Author:

Gleeson, C.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

32-42

Keywords:

policy

The collection of Blaschka Glass Models in the Natural History Museum, Dublin

Author:

Walshe, D. and Monaghan, N. T.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

43-48

Keywords:

National Museum of Ireland, Natural History, Blaschka collection

Behind the Wall, Over the Wall, Cell Hopping Around the World

Author:

Gardiner, D.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

49-57

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National Maritime Museum Cornwall. Can the local and the national co-exist?

Author:

Bennett, J.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

58-63

Keywords:

National Maritime Museum Cornwall

Telling tales: Reflections on the Interpretation of History in Irish Historic Houses and House Museums

Author:

Burns, K.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

64-70

Keywords:

Disaster Planning: a Case for Co-operation

Author:

McBride, P.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

71-79

Keywords:

policy

Museums and Public Achievement

Author:

Heslip, R.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

80-84

Keywords:

policy

A Regional Museum Service for the Causeway

Author:

Perry, H.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

85-91

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Dr. James White (1913-2003). An Appreciation

Author:

Ryan, M.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

92-93

Keywords:

Dermot Francis (1960-2003), An Appreciation

Author:

Lacey, B.

Year:

2003

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

13

Pages:

94-95

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