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Links to the articles will be provided on publication. Further details will be added for subsequent articles.

Fiona Candlin, Jamie Larkin, Andrea Ballatore, and Alexandra Poulovassilis. ‘The Missing Museums: Accreditation, surveys, and an alternative account of the UK sector’Cultural Trends 2019.

Fiona Candlin and Alexandra Poulovassilis. ‘Understanding and managing patchy data in the UK museum sector’, Museum Management and Curatorship 2019.

Alexandra Poulovassilis, Nick Larson, Fiona Candlin, Andrea Ballatore, and Jamie Larkin. ‘Creating a Knowledge Base to research the history of UK Museums through Rapid Application Development’Journal of Computing and Cultural Heritage 2020.

Fiona Candlin and Jamie Larkin,‘What is a Museum? A new approach to definition’, Museums and Society 2020.

Andrea Ballatore, Fiona Candlin and Jamie Larkin,‘A geography of UK museums’, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers (in preparation).

Alexandra Poulovassilis, Val Katerinchuk, Fiona Candlin, ‘Designing a system to research the development of the UK museums sector’ (in preparation).

Jake Watts, Toby Butler, Fiona Candlin. 'Marking Straight Time? The UK Museums Boom and Heteronormative Temporality, 1960-2017'. History Workshop Journal (in preparation)

Some of these articles are behind paywalls. Final drafts of each article will be made available on BIRON once the journal’s embargo period has expired. Alternatively, contact the team for an eprint.


Fiona Candlin, Jamie Larkin, Andrea Ballatore and Alexandra Poulovassilis. ‘Mapping Museums 1960-2020: A report on the data’. Birkbeck: London, March 2020.


Fiona Candlin, Jake Watts, and Toby Butler. The Making of the Micromuseums Boom (In preparation. Planned publication date 2021).