Peer reviewed journal articles

Shillito, L-M., Blong, J., Jenkins, D. Stafford, TW., McDonough, K. and Bull, ID. (2018) New research at Paisley Caves: applying new integrated analytical approaches to understanding stratigraphy, taphonomy and site formation processes Palaeoamerica 4: 82-86

Shillito, L-M. (2017) Multivocality and Multiproxy approaches to the use of space: lessons from 25 years of research at Çatalhöyük World Archaeology 49 (2): 237-259

Shillito, L-M., Major, B., Almond, M.J., Anderson, E., and Pluskowski, A. (2014) Micromorphological and geochemical investigation of formation processes in the refectory at the Crusader Castle of Margat (Qal’at al-Marqab), Syria Journal of Archaeological Science 50: 451 – 459.

Pluskowski, A. G., Sawicki, Z., Shillito, L-M., Badura, M.,  Makowiecki, D., Zabilska-Kunek, M., Seetah, K. and Brown, A. (2014) Biała Góra: The Forgotten Colony in the Medieval Pomeranian-Prussian Borderlands Antiquity 88 (341): 863–882.

Shillito, L-M. and Ryan, P.(2013) Surfaces and streets: phytoliths, micromorphology and changing use of space at Neolithic Çatalhöyük (Turkey) Antiquity 87 (337): 684 – 700.

Shillito, L.-M., and Matthews, W. (2013). Geoarchaeological Investigations of Midden-Formation Processes in the Early to Late Ceramic Neolithic Levels at Çatalhöyük, Turkey ca. 8550–8370 cal BP Geoarchaeology: an International Journal 28: 25 – 49.

Shillito, L-M., Matthews, W., Almond, M.J. and Bull, I.D. (2011) The microstratigraphy of middens: capturing daily routine in rubbish at Neolithic Çatalhöyük, Turkey Antiquity 85(329): 1024 - 1038.

Shillito, L-M. (2011) Simultaneous thin section and phytolith observations of finely stratified deposits from Neolithic Çatalhöyük, Turkey: implications for paleoeconomy and Early Holocene paleoenvironment Journal of Quaternary Science 26(6) 576–588.


Shillito, L-M. (2017) Thin section micromorphology assessment of a charred deposit from Lufton Roman Villa, Somerset. Newcastle University, Unpublished report.

Shillito, L-M., McKenzie, J., Card, N., Pike, S. and Chan, B. (2015). Subsistence, technology and resource use in Neolithic Orkney: new interdisciplinary research at the Ness of Brodgar Antiquity proj gall 89 (348)

Shillito, L-M. (2012) Thin section micromorphology assessment of a potential occupation surface from the Mesolithic period at the Forth Road site. Specialist report for Headland Archaeology (UK) Ltd.

Shillito, L-M.(2012) Preliminary Microstratigraphic Observations of Ash Deposits and Architectural Materials at Kamiltepe, Azerbaijan. In Ancient Kura 2010–2011. The First Two Seasons of Joint Fieldwork in the Southern Caucasus. Archäologische Mitteilungen aus Iran und Turan 44: 1-189. Ed. by Lyonnet, B., Guliyev, F., Helwing, B., Aliyev, T., Hansen, S. and Mirtskhulava, G. p. 31-36

Shillito, L-M. (2009) Interdisciplinary microanalysis of depositional cycles and activities in middens, and analysis of phytoliths and organic residues in human coprolites Çatalhöyük Archive Report p. 152-155.

Shillito, L-M. (2006) Microanalysis and organic residues of middens Çatalhöyük Archive Report. p 295-298.