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ISSN 0013 2608
(In recent volumes the ISSN
has been incorrectly printed as ISSN 0013 2618)

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  • Contributions should be submitted in type (two copies, with double spacing of text and footnotes), preferably accompanied by computer disk, or by email to the Editor (liam.macmathuna@ucd.ie). Headings, paragraphs, fonts etc., should be clearly marked. References and abbreviations should be immediately intelligible and conform to the conventions practised in recent volumes.
  • Style of first-time citations (articles), e.g. R. A. Breatnach, 'Cregeen's Manx proverbs and familiar phrases' Éigse 27 (1993) 1-34.
  • Style of first-time citations (articles in proceedings, Festschriften etc.), e.g. Tomás Ó Concheanainn, 'Bréagfhoirmeacha, tét agus tét cliss, i dTochmharc Eimhire' in Ilánach ildírech: a Festschrift for Proinsias Mac Cana, ed. John Carey, J. T. Koch, and Pierre-Yves Lambert (Andover & Aberystwyth 1999) 169-80.
  • Style of first-time citations (books, including scholarly editions), e.g. Brian ” Cuív, Irish dialects and Irish-speaking districts (Dublin 1967); A. M. Freeman,  Annála Connacht. The Annals of Connacht (Dublin 1944); (subsequent citations) Freeman, Annála Connacht.
  • Parenthetical documentation in accordance with the practice of the Publications of the Modern Language Association of America (PMLA) is recommended in the case of longer articles only.