Publications

The majority of the publications below are freely available online in open access.

Please email albinap@gmail.com for access to any publications not in open access.

2021
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, Sanne Boessenkool & Bastiaan Star
Report: Ancient DNA sexing of walrus bones from Alþingisreitur, Iceland. Icelandic Archaeological Research Reports no. 2021-2/Skýrslur Íslenskra fornleifarannsókna ehf nr. 2021-2. Reykjavík: Íslenskar fornleifarannsóknir ehf og Icelandic ZooArch.
2021
Kevin P. Smith, Guðmundur Ólafsson & Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Article: Ritual responses to catastrophic volcanism in Viking Age Iceland: Reconsidering Surtshellir Cave through Bayesian analyses of AMS dates, tephrochronology, and texts. Journal of Archaeological Science, 126, 105316.
2021
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Dýrabein frá Höfnum á Skaga: Frumgreining. Skýrslur Íslenskra fornleifarannsókna ehf nr. 2021-1. Reykjavík: Íslenskar fornleifarannsóknir ehf og Icelandic ZooArch.
2021
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Fornar rætur Árbæjar – Dýrabeinagreining: Áfangaskýrsla 2021 [The Ancient Roots of Árbær – Animal bones: Interim report 2021]
2021
Kevin P. Smith, Guðmundur Ólafsson, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir & Magnús A. Sigurðsson
Article: Hallmundarhellir – Víggirtur hellir frá Sturlungaöld [Hallmundarhellir – Fortified cave from the Sturlung period]. Árbók Hins íslenzka fornleifafélags, 2021.
2020
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Article: The importance of recording petrous bones in archaeofaunal collections. ICAZ Newsletter 20:1, p. 31-32.
2020
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir & Sanne Boessenkool
Report: Sheep and Goat Skulls from Follobanen Bispegata Oslo, Norway: Ancient DNA Sampling Report. Rit LbhÍ nr. 123. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2019
Heidi M. Nistelberger, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, Bastiaan Star, Rúnar Leifsson, Agata T. Gondek, Ludovic Orlando, James H. Barrett, Jón Hallsteinn Hallsson, Sanne Boessenkool
Article: Sexing Viking Age horses from burial and non-burial sites in Iceland using ancient DNA. Journal of Archaeological Science, 101, 115–122.
2019
Gavin Lucas, Guðmundur Ólafsson, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, & Indriði Skarphéðinsson, I.
Article: From fisherman’s cottage to summerhouse towards an archaeology of poverty and affluence in early twentieth century Iceland. Archaeologia Islandica, 13, 95–132.
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Dataset: The animal bones found in Vatnsvik, lake Þingvallavatn, Iceland.
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir and Indriði Skarphéðinsson
Report: The Animal Bones from Litlibær, Nes, Iceland. Rit LbhÍ nr. 107. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Guidelines: Meðhöndlun dýrabeina í fornleifarannsóknum. Uppfært 24. september 2019.
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Tooth wear of calf mandibles from the Icelandic ZooArch reference collection. Rit LbhÍ nr. 121. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2019
Carly Ameen†, Tatiana R. Feuerborn†, Sarah K. Brown†, Anna Linderholm†, Ardern Hulme-Beaman, Ophélie Lebrasseur, Mikkel-Holger S. Sinding, Zachary T. Lounsberry, Audrey T. Lin, Martin Appelt, Lutz Bachmann, Matthew Betts, Kate Britton, John Darwent, Rune Dietz, Merete Fredholm, Shyam Gopalakrishnan, Olga I. Goriunova, Bjarne Grønnow, James Haile, Jón Hallsteinn Hallsson, Ramona Harrison, Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen, Rick Knecht, Robert J. Losey, Edouard Masson-MacLean, Thomas H. McGovern, Ellen McManus-Fry, Morten Meldgaard, Åslaug Midtdal, Madonna L. Moss, Iurii G. Nikitin, Tatiana Nomokonova, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, Angela Perri, Aleksandr N. Popov, Lisa Rankin, Joshua D. Reuther, Mikhail Sablin, Anne Lisbeth Schmidt, Scott Shirar, Konrad Smiarowski, Christian Sonne, Mary C. Stiner, Mitya Vasyukov, Catherine F. West, Gro Birgit Ween, Sanne Eline Wennerberg, Øystein Wiig, James Woollett, Love Dalén, Anders J. Hansen, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, Benjamin N. Sacks, Laurent Frantz, Greger Larson, Keith Dobney, Christyann M. Darwent and Allowen Evin
Article: Specialized sledge dogs accompanied Inuit dispersal across the North American Arctic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286(1916), 20191929. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2019.1929.
2019
Kevin P. Smith, Guðmundur Ólafsson, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, and Magnús A. Sigurðsson
Report: Hallmundarhellir Cave: Report of Investigations, 2017. Research Reports of the Circumpolar Laboratory, No. 5 Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology, Brown University.
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir & Kevin P. Smith
Report: Zooarchaeological analysis of bones from Hallmundarhellir cave. Rit LbhÍ nr. 85. Reykjavík: Agricultural University of Iceland (Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands).
2019
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, Auli Bläuer, Eve Rannamäe, Sanne Boessenkool & Jón Hallsteinn Hallsson
Article: Not a limitless resource: ethics and guidelines for destructive sampling of archaeofaunal remains. Royal Society Open Science, 6(10), 191059.
2019
Kevin P. Smith, Guðmundur Ólafsson, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir, & Magnús A. Sigurðsson
Report: Hallmundarhellir Cave: Report of Investigations, 2017. Research Reports of the Circumpolar Laboratory, No. 5. Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology, Brown University.
2018
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Guidelines: Meðhöndlun dýrabeina í fornleifarannsóknum.
2018
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Greining á sköflungi úr áreyri á mörkum Miðhúsa- og Eyvindarár.
2018
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Dýrabein úr Vatnsvikinu í Þingvallavatni [Animal bones found in Vatnsviki, Þingvallavatn]. Rit LbhÍ nr. 108. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2018
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Hryggjarliðir frá Fálkagötu 24 Reykjavík – minnisblað. Rit LbhÍ nr. 106. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2018
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Memo: Petrous bones from Ørland Kampflybase excavation
2017
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir og Elísa Skúladóttir
Report: Samanburðarsafn í dýrabeinafornleifafræði við Landbúnaðarháskóla Íslands Ársskýrsla 2017
2017
ICAZ Newsletter
Article: New zooarchaeological reference collection in Iceland International Council for Archaeozoology Volume 18 No. 2
2017
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir og Elísa Skúladóttir
Report: Samanburðarsafn í dýrabeinafornleifafræði við Landbúnaðarháskóla Íslands Ársskýrsla 2016
2017
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Fjallkonan við Afréttarskarð: Minnisblað um meint fiskbein. Rit LbhÍ nr. 88. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2017
Birna K. Baldursdóttir, Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir & Jón Hallsteinn Hallsson
Article: Geitfé á Íslandi – uppruni, staða og framtíðarhorfur. Skrína — rit um auðlinda-, landbúnaðar- og umhverfisvísindi, 3(2),
2016
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir and Eyþór Eðvarðsson
Report: Dýrabein í rofsári í Keravík í Súgandafirði. [Animal bones from an erosion face in Keravík in Súgandafjörður]. Rit LbhÍ nr. 68. Reykjavík: Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands.
2016
Hazel Cashman
Independent Study Project: Investigation into the implications of zooarchaeological studies for climate reconstruction in the North Atlantic; zooarchaeological research at the Agricultural University of Iceland, Reykjavík, SIT Study Abroad
2015
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir og Bergsveinn Birgisson
Report: Dýrabein úr rofi við Bæ 1 í Kaldrananeshreppi, Strandasýslu.
2015
M. Buckley, S. Fraser, J. Herman, N.D. Meltond, J. Mulvillee, A.H. Pálsdóttir
Article: Corrigendum to “Species identification of archaeological marine mammals using collagen fingerprinting” [YJASC 41 (2014) 631–641]. Journal of Archaeological Science, 61, 290.
2014
M. Buckley, S. Fraser, J. Herman, N.D. Meltond, J. Mulvillee, A.H. Pálsdóttir
Article: Species identification of archaeological marine mammals using collagen fingerprinting
2013
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Mannabeinafundur í Höfða í Höfðahverfi, Grýtubakkahreppi : 21. júlí 2012
2011
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Þjótandi við Þjórsá : greining á dýrabeinum 2008-2010 : lokaskýrsla
2009
Albína Hulda Pálsdóttir
Report: Fornleifarannsókn á Miðbæ í Flatey, ágúst 2009 : frumskýrsla