The Centre takes approximately 50 periodical titles reflecting the interests of MCMS and UAFP. These include Irish, British and American periodicals covering migration studies, history, museology, crafts, agriculture, folklife and genealogy. A periodical index of articles is available for searching. Back issues of all periodicals are available for consultation.
Click here for a list of the periodical issues added between 1 June 2008 - 30 June 2009
Click here for a list of the periodical issues added between 24 February 2004 - 11 November 2005 inclusive.
Periodicals held in the Centre for Migration Studies are listed below.
Agricultural History Review. 2/Year. Vol. 33 1985 Part 1 & Vol. 36 1988-present.
American Scholar 1952-1981. *
Antique Collecting: Journal of the Antique Collectors Club. 1981-1990 (incomplete); now cancelled.
Appalachian Journal. Quarterly 1977-1985 (incomplete) *
Archaeology Ireland. Quarterly 1987 Vol. 1 Nos. 1 & 2; 1988-present.
The Ark: Monthly Journal of the Rare Breeds Survival Trust. 1986-present.
Association For Living Historical Farms 1993-present *
Augusta Historical Bulletin. 2/Year 1982-present (incomplete) *
AVISO. Monthly 1981-1986 and 1990-present (incomplete) *
Books Ireland. 1986-present.
Carriage Journal. Autumn 1988-Spring 1998 (incomplete) * Now cancelled.
Causeway. Quarterly Summer 1994-Spring 1998; Vol.1 No. 1 2000 ; Publication ceased.
Clogher Record. Annually 1971/72 & 1987-1994 (incomplete).
Collector's Mart (previously Collector's World). March 1984-March 1998 (incomplete); now cancelled.
The Countryman. Quarterly 1980-1990; now cancelled.
Crafts 1980-1988 (incomplete); now cancelled.
The Docent Educator. Quarterly Summer 1995-present *
Early American Life. 6/Year 1978-present (incomplete) * Becomes Early American Homes with effect from June 1996, reverts to Early American Life with effect from February 2001
Folk Life: Journal of Ethnological Studies. Annual 1963-present.
Food History News. Quarterly Winter 1994-present *
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GEM News. Quarterly 1993-present (incomplete).
GEMINI 1986-present (incomplete).
Heritage Development. Monthly March 1995-present.
Heritage Learning. 3/Year September 1994-present. (Previously Remnants)
The Historian. Quarterly 1983-present.
History. 3/Year 1980-present.
History Ireland 1993-Present.
History News. 6/Year 1982-1990 (incomplete) *
ICOM News. Quarterly 1995-present.
Ireland of the Welcomes. Bi-monthly March-April 1995-present.
Irish America Magazine. Bi-monthly Nov/Dec 1994-Jan/Feb 1998; October/Nov 1999-present *
Irish Archives. 2/Year Summer 1998-Winter 1998
The Irish At Home and Abroad: A Journal of Irish Genealogy & Heritage. Quarterly 1994/95 - 2000 * Publication ceased
Irish Economic & Social History. 1974-present (1987-89 missing).
Irish Journal of American Studies. 1992-present.
Irish Roots. 1992-present.
JEM. 1987-present (incomplete).
Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 4/Year. January 1999 -present.
Journal of Museum Education. 3/Year Spring/Summer 1994-present (incomplete) *
Journal of Scotch-Irish Studies. Annually 2000-present
Linenhall Review. 1984-1996 (incomplete). Publication ceased.
Museum Abstracts. Monthly 1985-1990; now cancelled.
Museum Ireland. 1991-2000.
Museum News. 6/Year 1981-present (incomplete) *
Museum Practice. 3/Year March 1996-present.
Museum Store. Quarterly Spring 1994-Summer 1999. * Publication ceased.
Museums In Britian. Quarterly Spring 1994-present.
Museums Journal. Monthly from April 1989. Quarterly prior to that. 1977-present (incomplete)
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Omnibus. Summer 1993-Spring 1999. Publication ceased
Pennsylvania Folklife. Quarterly 1958-1997 (incomplete) * Publication ceased.
Remnants: Journal of the English Heritage Education Service. 1986-Spring 1994. Becomes Heritage Learning with effect from September 1994.
Scottish Museum News. Quarterly. 1984-present (incomplete).
Teaching History. Quarterly. 1980-present.
Tools & Tillage. Annually. 1971-1992 (incomplete); now cancelled.
Ullans: The Magazine for Ulster Scots. Annually. 1999-present.
Ulster Folklife. Annually. 1956-present.
Ulster Genealogical & Historical Guild. 1978-present.
Ulster Journal of Archaeology. 1853-present (incomplete).
Ulster Local Studies. 1975-present (incomplete).
Vernacular Architecture. Annually 1979-present.
William & Mary Quarterly: A magazine of early American History & Culture. 1981-present (incomplete) *
The World of Hibernia. Quarterly Winter 1995-1999. *
NB Incomplete can mean anything from one issue missing to a number of issues missing, so please feel free to check about any particular issue.
* American Periodical.
Also on Microfilm
Londonderry Journal 3 June 1772 - 19 March 1880
continued as Derry Journal 22 March 1880 -
MCMS Library holds the following:
3 June 1772 - 28 May 1773; 2 July 1776 - 29 April 1794;
(last roll incomplete)
2 January 1810 - 29 December 1818; 4 January 1820 - 23 January 1827;
3 January 1832 - 26 December 1843; 9 January 1844 - 29 Dec 1847;
26 January 1848 - December 1851; 2 January 1856 - 1864;
17 January 1866 - 29 December 1866; 1867 (out of focus);
1868 (poor copy);1869 -1876; 1878 -1885
(Jan - Dec 1882 roll incomplete);
1 January - 5 March 1886; 2 July -31 December 1886;
January 1887 - 28 December 1887.
Tyrone Constitution 8 November 1844 - 28 December 1855
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