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The principal aim of The Journal of Genealogy and Family History is to provide a platform for researchers in all fields related to genealogy and family history where new, interesting and challenging work can be published. The Journal will serve as a touchstone for current thinking and practice and an outlet for theoretical and speculative ideas.
The Journal is inter-disciplinary and international in its reach.
All submissions will be double-blind peer-reviewed and will be expected to meet the highest scholarly standards.
The Journal will be online only and papers will appear once the production process is complete.
The Journal will be open-access with content available under a Creative Commons Attribution License.
There are no article submission or processing charges for the Journal.
International Standard Serial Number
The Journal has been registered at the British Library with ISSN: 2399-2964.
The Journal will publish relevant material related to genealogy and family history that either illuminates the human condition in time, or offers improved investigative approaches for exploring that condition. It will deal with, for example:
The Journal will not deal with anecdotal material. Submissions should be factual, or theoretical, well researched and fully referenced.
The Journal is also not concerned with other interpretations of ‘genealogy’ employed in the field of philosophy.