The journal Mineralium Deposita introduces new observations, principles, and interpretations from the field of economic geology, including nonmetallic mineral deposits, experimental and applied geochemistry, with emphasis on mineral deposits. It offers short and comprehensive articles, review papers, brief original papers, scientific discussions and news, as well as reports on meetings of importance to mineral research. The emphasis is on high-quality content and form for all articles and on international coverage of subject matter.
The journal also publishes brief fast track papers including up to four display items (tables, line diagrams, photographs) as Letters or Notes. All papers are subject to international peer review.
The journal is of interest to those engaged in field geology, mineral deposit research, and ore deposit exploration.

  • Presents new observations, principles, and interpretations from the field of economic geology
  • Emphasizes high-quality content and form, and international coverage
  • Useful to those engaged in field geology, mineral deposit research, and ore deposit exploration
  • Publication in cooperation with the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits

Journal information

Editors-in-Chief
  • Georges Beaudoin,
  • Bernd Lehmann
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

Journal metrics

5.109 (2020)
Impact factor
5.305 (2020)
Five year impact factor
33 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
233,949 (2021)
Downloads

Latest articles

This journal has 66 open access articles

Journal updates

View all updates

Societies, partners and affiliations

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
1432-1866
Print ISSN
0026-4598
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
  2. BFI List
  3. Baidu
  4. CLOCKSS
  5. CNKI
  6. CNPIEC
  7. Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  8. Current Contents/Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences
  9. Dimensions
  10. EBSCO Academic Search
  11. EBSCO Discovery Service
  12. EBSCO Energy & Power Source
  13. GeoRef
  14. Geobase
  15. Google Scholar
  16. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  17. Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  18. Naver
  19. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  20. Portico
  21. ProQuest Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
  22. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  23. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  24. SCImago
  25. SCOPUS
  26. Science Citation Index
  27. Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
  28. Semantic Scholar
  29. TD Net Discovery Service
  30. UGC-CARE List (India)
  31. Wanfang
Copyright information

Rights and permissions

Springer policies

© Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature