Lane, Paul J., and Ashley N. Coutu, (2022) "The Trade, Use, and Circulation of Elephant Ivory in Sub-Saharan Africa over the Longue Durée." Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Anthropology. (19 Oct. 2022)
Alida de Flamingh, Ashley Coutu, Judith Sealy, Shadreck Chirikure, Armanda D.S. Bastos, Nzila M. Libanda-Mubusisi, Ripan S. Malhi, Alfred L. Roca, (2020) "Sourcing Elephant Ivory from a Sixteenth-Century Portuguese Shipwreck", Current Biology, Volume 31, Issue 3, pp621-628. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.10.086.
Flamingh, A. de, Coutu, A.N., Roca, A.L., and Malhi, R.S. (2020) Accurate Sex Identification of Ancient Elephant and Other Animal Remains Using Low-Coverage DNA Shotgun Sequencing Data. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. DOI:10.1534/g3.119.400833
Coutu, A.N. and Damgaard, K. (2019) “From Tusk to Town: Ivory trade and craftsmanship along the Red Sea” Studies in Late Antiquity 3 (4): 508–46.
Coutu, A.N. and Damgaard, K. (in press) 'From Tusk to Town: Ivory trade and craftsmanship along the Red Sea'. Studies in Late Antiquity.
von Holstein, I., von Tersch, M., Coutu, A.N., Penkman, K.E.H., Makarewicz, C.A. and Collins, M.J. (2018) 'Collagen proteins exchange O with demineralisation and gelatinisation reagents and also with atmospheric moisture'. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. DOI: 10.1002/rcm.8064
Coutu, A.N., Lee-Thorp, J., Collins, M. and Lane, P. (2016) 'Mapping the elephants of the 19th century East African ivory trade with a multi-isotope approach'. PLoS One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163606.
Coutu, A.N., Whitelaw, G., LeRoux, P. and Sealy, J. (2016) 'Earliest evidence for the ivory trade in southern Africa: isotopic and ZooMS analysis of 7th-10th century AD ivory from KwaZulu-Natal'. African Archaeological Review 33 (4) 411-435.
Coutu, A.N. (2015) The elephant in the room: mapping the footsteps of historic elephants with big game hunting collections. World Archaeology 47 (3) 486-503.
Coutu, A.N. (2018) Ancient molecules connect the past to modern conservation. In Daryl Stump and Christian Isendahl (eds) Applied Archaeology, Historical Ecology and the Useable Past. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199672691.013.14
Ashby, S.P., Coutu, A.N. and Sindbæk, S.M. (2015) 'Urban Networks and Arctic Outlands: Craft Specialists and Reindeer Antler in Viking Towns'. European Journal of Archaeology, 18 (4) 679-704.
Frei, K.M., Coutu, A.N., Smiarowski, K., Harrison, R., Madsen, C.K., Arneborg, J., Frei, R., Guðmundsson, G., Sindbæk, S.M., Woollett, J., and McGovern, T.H. (2015) 'Was it for Walrus? Viking Age Settlement and Medieval Walrus Ivory Trade in Iceland and Greenland'. World Archaeology 47 (3) 439-466.
Coutu, A.N. (2015) 'Investigating ivory trade with ZooMS analysis'. In Sian Tiley-Nel and Annie Antonites (eds) Archaeological worked bone and ivory: A guide to best practice in preservation, research and curation. University of Pretoria, South Africa, 34-36.
Coutu, A.N. (2015) 'Elephants, humans and ecology during the nineteenth century East African caravan trade: a bioarchaeological study'. Proceedings of the Society of Africanist Archaeologists and PanAfrican Historical Congress, Dakar, Senegal, 1-7 November.
Coutu, A.N. (2011) 'Elephants, humans and ecology during the nineteenth century East African caravan trade: a bioarchaeological study'. Antiquity Project Gallery, 85 (327).