Open Access Excavation Journals

A list of Open Access Excavation journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Excavation is exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains

A journal article is 'open access' when there are no financial, legal or technical barriers to accessing it - that is to say when anyone can read, download, distribute, print, and search it.

We hope this list of Excavation OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Excavation manuscript.
We made this list which includes all the high-impact factor Excavation journals that might be relevant to your field of study.Rather than just the top hits Excavation journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Excavation journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Excavation venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Excavation journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Excavation OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Excavation Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Přehled výzkumů1211-7250Archeologicky ustav AV CR, Brno, v. v. i.341335.3
Scottish archaeological internet reports1473-380332516534.2
Research contribution2640-87083133.3
AmS-varia0332-6306Stavanger University Library19626.3
Arheologìâ ì davnâ ìstorìâ Ukraïni2227-4952Institute of Archaeology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine2252924
Hungarian archaeology2416-0296Hungarian Archaeology68520.6
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access aims to provide immediate and unrestricted access to research articles while along you to also share it freely
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the strength of association between this journal being listed and the concept, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Research In Mechanical Engineering has a relevance of “0” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has no relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often articles from this journal have been referenced in other works. OpenAlex is where we get this data from. Although the accuracy is debatable, it can nevertheless help you get a sense of how prestigious a journal is in general.
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What is an APC?
The Article Processing Charge (APC) is the fee that publishers of some open access journals charge in order to publish articles.
What are the different Open Access types?
Different open access types are commonly described using a colour system. The most commonly recognised names are “green”, “gold”, and “hybrid” open access; however, “bronze”, “black”, and “diamond” also exist.