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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Migrating heritage: experiences of cultural networks and cultural dialogue in Europe.

Author:

Mark Fitzgerald, E.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

153-155

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Museums in the new mediascape.

Author:

Murphy, O.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

156-157

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Australian artists in the contemporary museum.

Author:

Mullan, J.

Year:

2014

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

24

Pages:

158-159

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Command and Control? Managing in the Cultural Institutions.

Author:

Ryan, M.F.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

4-12

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The porous museum: making connections: building partnerships.

Author:

Kennedy, B.P.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

14-22

Keywords:

Adapt and Thrive

Author:

Taylor, M.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

24-28

Keywords:

Engagement and disengagement: Implications for increased partnerships between museums, curators and artists.

Author:

Little, P.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

29-36

Keywords:

Making Connections, Tracing Identities: a Five Year Inventory Project in the Irish Antiquities Division, National Museum of Ireland.

Author:

Anderson, C.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

38-43

Keywords:

Accessing our national heritage: adult learners and the National Library.

Author:

Wynne, R. and O’Sullivan, B,

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

45-48

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Museum Interactive Learning Spaces: The Education Area at the National Print Museum.

Author:

Halpin, G.

Year:

2013

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

23

Pages:

49-58

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