Cooper, J. A. G., Jackson, D. W. T., Dawson, A. G., Dawson, S., Bates, C. R. and Ritchie, W. 2012. Barrier Islands on Bedrock: A New Landform Type Demonstrating the Role of Antecedent Topography on Barrier Form and Evolution. Geology, v. 40, pp. 923-926

Scott, B, Bates, M., Bates, C. R., Conneller, C., Pope, M., Shaw, A and Smith, G. 2014. A New View From La Cotte de St.Brelade, Jersey.  Antiquity, v. 88, 339, pp. 13-29

Ashton, A, Lewis, S. G,Parfitt, S, De Groote, I, Duffy, S, Bates, M, Bates, R, HoareP,  Lewis, S, Peglar, S,Williams, C and Stringer, C. 2014. Hominin footprints from Early Pleistocene deposits at Happisburgh, UK. PLOSone, 9(2): e88329, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088329

Wickham-Jones CR, Bates M, Bates CR, Dawson S and Kavanagh E. 2016. People and Landscape at the Heart of Neolithic Orkney. Archaeological Review, Cambridge University Press.

Bates, C. R. and Bates, M. R. 2016. Palaeogeographic Reconstruction in the Transition Zone: The Role of Geophysical Forward Modelling in Ground Investigation Surveys. Archaeological Prospection, v. 23, pp. 311-323.

Bates, M., N. Nayling, C.R. Bates, S. Dawson, D. Huws, & C.R. Wickham-Jones. 2013. A multi-disciplinary approach to the archaeological investigation of a bedrock dominated shallow marine landscape: an example from the Bay of Firth, Orkney, UK. International Journal of Nautical Archaeology, 42.

Bates, R., Bates, M., Dawson, S. and Wickham-Jones, C. forthcoming. Marine Geophysical survey of the Loch of Stenness, Orkney. In Card, N, Downes, J. and Edmonds, M. (eds.) Landscapes revealed: Remote sensing around the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site. Oxford: Oxbow.

Historic Scotland, Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site,  Research Agenda and Management Plans,

Richards, C. 2013. Building the Great Stone Circles of the North. Oxford: Windgather Press.

Richards, C., N. Card, J. Downes, R.E Jones & S. Jones. (forthcoming) Chambered tomb building communities in Neolithic Orkney: investigations at Stonehall, Crossiecrown & Wideford, Mainland, Orkney.

Wickham-Jones CR. 2006. Between the Water and the Wind, World Heritage Orkney. Windgather Press.

Wickham-Jones CR. 1998. Orkney, an historical guide. Edinburgh: Birlinn Press. (reprinted and updated in 2007)

Wickham-Jones CR, Bates CR, Dawson S, Dawson AG, Bates M forthcoming. The changing landscape of prehistoric Orkney. In Per Persson, Birgitte Skar, Heidi Mjelva Breivik, Felix Riede and Leif Jonsson (eds) “Early settlement in north-western Europe: Climate, human ecology, and subsistence”.

Bates, C. R. and Fenning, P. 2012. An Adaptable Survey Platform for Shallow Water. HydroInternational, v. 13, pp. 14-17.