Journal of Archaeological Research

ISSN: 1059-0161 (Print) 1573-7756 (Online)


Journal of Archaeological Research brings together the most recent international research summaries on a broad range of topics and geographical areas.

This authoritative review journal improves access to the growing body of information and literature through the publication of original critical articles, each in a 25-40 page format. State-of-the-art studies on a selected topic cover important fieldwork and discoveries, and survey recently published literature in the featured area.

2-Year Impact Factor: 2.333 (2013)
5-Year Impact Factor: 2.600 (2013)

Section "Anthropology": Rank 6 out of 81

Rated 'A' in the Australian Research Council Humanities and Creative Arts Journal List.
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SCImago Journal and Country Rank (SJR) 2013:   1.192

Archeology (Arts and Humanities) 8 out of 213

Archaeology 6 out of 209

Arts and Humanities (Misc) 69 out of 439

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.

Impact per Publication (IPP) 2013:  2.192

The IPP measures the ratio of citations per article published in the three previous years.

Source Normalised Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2013:  2.44

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.



  • 23 Volumes
  • 89 Issues
  • 212 Articles
  • 4 Open Access
  • 1993 - 2015 Available between