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 2020, Vol. 27 was produced as an online publication in 2021, 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 archived Journals on Issuu:

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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Where contemporary art and histories can meet.

Author:

Carey, H.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

55-61

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Terror and hunger, disease and death: Ireland's Great Hunger Museum.

Author:

O'Sullivan, N.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

63-72

Keywords:

Institutionalising the Rising: the National Museum and 1916.

Author:

Libreri, E.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

73-82

Keywords:

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

Author:

Doherty, C.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

83-89

Keywords:

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

Keywords:

Developing early years programming at the National Gallery of Ireland.

Author:

Drum, J.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

105-109

Keywords:

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

Author:

McCarthy, A.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

111-122

Keywords:

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

Keywords:

Donegal County Museum remembering the shared histories of Donegal.

Author:

McCarthy, J.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

131-140

Keywords:

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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