Books and chapters
Simms, M.J. and Coxon, P. 2016. The pre-Quaternary landscape of Ireland. Pp. 19-42 in P. Coxon, S. McCarron, F. Mitchell (eds), Advances in Irish Quaternary Studies. Atlantis Advances in Quaternary Science, Atlantis Press, Springer.
Simms, M.J. 2009. The Permian and Mesozoic. Pp. 311-332 in C.H.Holland and I.S.Sanders (eds), The Geology of Ireland, 2nd Edition. Dunedin Academic Press, 568 pp.
Simms, M.J., Chidlaw, N., Morton, N. and Page, K.N. 2004. British Lower Jurassic Stratigraphy. Geological Conservation Review Series, 30, 458 pp.
Hess, H., Ausich, W.I., Brett, C.E. and Simms, M.J. 1999. Fossil Crinoids. Cambridge University Press, 275 pp.
Waltham, A.C., Simms, M.J., Farrant, A.R. and Goldie, H. 1997. The Karst and Caves of Great Britain. Geological Conservation Review Series, 12, 358 pp.
Simms, M.J., Smyth, R.S.H., Martill, D.M., Collins, P.C. and Byrne, R., 2020. First dinosaur remains from Ireland. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association, 9 pp.
Simms, M.J. and Edmunds, M., 2020. Ammonites from the Lias Group (Lower Jurassic, Sinemurian and Pliensbachian) of White Park Bay, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association.
Simms, M.J. and Ruffell, A.H. 2018. The Carnian Pluvial Episode: from discovery, through obscurity, to acceptance. Journal of the Geological Society of London, 175, 989-992.
Simms, M.J. 2015. The Stac Fada impact ejecta deposit and the Lairg Gravity Low: Evidence for a buried Precambrian impact crater in Scotland? Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 126, 742-761.
Simms, M.J. and Jeram, A.J. 2007. Waterloo Bay, Larne, Northern Ireland: a candidate Global Stratotype Section and Point for the base of the Hettangian Stage and Jurassic System. Newsletter of the International Subcommission on Jurassic Stratigraphy, 34(1), 50-68.
Simms, M.J. 2004. Tortoises and Hares: dissolution, erosion and isostasy in landscape evolution. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 29, 477-494.
Simms, M.J., 1989. British Lower Jurassic Crinoids. Palaeontographical Society Monograph, 142, no 581. 103 pp, 15 pls.
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Simms, M.J. 2020. Memories of Draenen [cave system in south Wales]. Descent: The magazine of underground exploration, 275, 30-31.
Simms, M.J. 2015b. A buried Precambrian impact crater in Scotland, or what we did on our holiday. Earth Matters, 12, 6-7.
Simms, M.J. 2015a. Elements of the Earth. Earth Science Ireland, 17, 34-36.
Simms, M.J. 2013. The extraordinary story of the most ‘ordinary’ meteorites: The L Chondrites. Meteorite Magazine, 19 (4), 14-19.
Simms, M.J. 2012. Ulster Museum Focus: An ancient sea monster revealed. Earth Science Ireland, 11, 30-31.
Simms, M.J. 2008. Licheneering around Ireland. Biodiversity in Ireland, 2, 8.
Simms, M.J. 2006. Exploring the limestone landscapes of the Burren and the Gort lowlands. Second Revised Edition. Published by the author, 64 pp.