International Journal of Historical Archaeology is an authoritative resource for scholarly research on this rapidly growing field. Articles contributed by an international body of experts present the latest theoretical, methodological, and site-specific research. Exploring a wide-range of topics, the journal focuses on the post-1492 period and includes studies reaching into the Late Medieval period. In addition, the journal makes global connections between sites, regions, and continents.

International Journal of Historical Archaeology meets the needs of archaeologists, students, historians, and historical preservationists as well as practitioners of closely related disciplines.

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SCImago Journal and Country Rank (SJR) 2018: 0.509

50 out of 263 on the Archeology (Arts and Humanities) list
155 out of 263 on the Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous) list
318 out of 629 on the Geography, Planning and Development list

89 out of 1138 on the History list

SJR is a measure of the journal’s relative impact in its field, based on its number of citations and number of articles per publication year.

Source Normalised Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018: 0.807

The SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. The impact of a single citation is given higher value in subject areas where citations are less likely, and vice versa.

CiteScore 2018: 0.80

  • Focuses on the post-1492 period and includes studies reaching into the Late Medieval period
  • Establishes global connections between sites, regions, and continents
  • Presents the latest theoretical, methodological, and site-specific research

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71 days
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Volume 24

Issue 4, December 2020

Includes a Special Issue on Beyond (within, through) the Grid: Mapping and Historical Archaeology

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1573-7748
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1092-7697
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