The International Journal of Earth Sciences publishes process-oriented original and review papers on the history of the earth 

Topic sections:

-Dynamics of the Lithosphere

-Tectonics and Volcanology


-Evolution of Life

-Marine and Continental Ecosystems

-Global dynamics of physicochemical cycles

- Mineral deposits and Hydrocarbons

- Surface processes



  • Presents original and review papers on the history of the earth
  • Coverage includes dynamics of the lithosphere; tectonics and volcanology; sedimentology; evolution of life; marine and continental ecosystems and more
  • Journal of the Geologische Vereinigung (Geological Association)
  • 98 % of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

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  • Wolf-Christian Dullo
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2.295 (2018)
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2.530 (2018)
Five year impact factor
38 days
Submission to first decision
212 days
Submission to acceptance
173,073 (2018)

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