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. 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 2019 was produced as an online publication in 2020, edited by Dr Briony Widdis. Access is restricted to IMA members for twelve months from publication, following which open access will be provided. 

To view and download a sample article: Crowley, Brian & Wall, Oisín. 2019. 'Living Inside: Displaying difficult subjects and working with academic institutions'. Museum Ireland 26 (1): 20-24

 

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Institutionalising the Rising: the National Museum and 1916.

Author:

Libreri, E.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

73-82

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The importance of museums in shaping Qatar’s national identity.

Author:

Doherty, C.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

83-89

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Presenting the past: evaluating archaeological exhibitions in museums in the Republic of Ireland.

Author:

Gilligan, D.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

91-103

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Developing early years programming at the National Gallery of Ireland.

Author:

Drum, J.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

105-109

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I go to seek a Great Perhaps - engaging youth audiences.

Author:

McCarthy, A.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

111-122

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Caring for your family collections - preservation workshops at National Library of Ireland.

Author:

O'Connor, L. and O'Sullivan, B.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

123-129

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Donegal County Museum remembering the shared histories of Donegal.

Author:

McCarthy, J.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

131-140

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Exhibiting the invisible - Clontarf 1014: Brian Boru and the Battle for Dublin.

Author:

Anderson, C.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

141-147

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Answer the call: First World War posters.

Author:

Quinn, M.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

149-150

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Schmitz Compendium of European Picture Frames 1730-1930: Neoclassicism, Biedermeier, Romanticism, Historicism, Impressionism, Jugenstil, Solingen.

Author:

Hodge, A.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

151-152

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