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 Ireland, Vol. 28 (2021) was produced as an online publication in 2022, 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 current and archived Journals on Issuu:

Click here to access Museum Ireland, Vol 28 (2021)

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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Challenging museums and challenging purposes.

Author:

Crooke, E.M.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

28-32

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Ireland’s Heritage and Culture: A Principal Driver of Tourism Growth?

Author:

Pender, A.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

34-40

Keywords:

Public spaces for equality and diversity.

Author:

Crowley, N.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

41-46

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Youth Arts in Museums and "Da Horse Outside"

Author:

Bouchard, D. and Papassotiriou, J.A.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

47-57

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Out in the Open.

Author:

Canning, C.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

58-67

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The Irish Community Archive Network - sharing our local history online.

Author:

Elms, L.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

68-79

Keywords:

The Haunted Hunt: creative inspiration and engagement centred on a diverse museum collection.

Author:

O’Callaghan, C.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

81-87

Keywords:

Care and access to the Marron Collection.

Author:

Loftus, T.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

88-96

Keywords:

Arteffact - Culture for better mental health.

Author:

Mason, M.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

97-108

Keywords:

What happens next is a secret.

Author:

O'Molloy, M.

Year:

2012

Publication:

Museum Ireland

Volume:

22

Pages:

109-122

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