Archaeological Discovery

ISSN Print: 2331-1959

ISSN Online: 2331-1967

Website: http://www.scirp.org/journal/ad

Aims & Scope


Archaeological Discovery (AD) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancement of the study of Archaeology. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of Archaeological studies.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Accepted papers will immediately appear online followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers covering a wide range of fields but not limited to the following:


  • · Aerial Archaeology
  • · Archaeological Method and Theory
  • · Archaeological Science
  • · Archaeometry
  • · Art Archaeology
  • · Experimental Archaeology
  • · Field Archaeology
  • · Historical Archaeology
  • · Island and Coastal Archaeology
  • · Lithic Studies
  • · Maritime Archaeology
  • · Prehistoric Archaeology
  • · Religious Archaeology
  • · Social Archaeology
  • · Underwater Archaeology
  • · World Archaeology
  • · Zooarchaeology

  • We are also interested in:
    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present an idea with theoretical background, but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper or an author presents preliminary data;
    2) Short communications—2-5 page papers;
    3) Technical notes—2-5 page papers;
    4) Letters to the Editor (the number of pages is not restricted);
    5) Reviews or book reviews—comments and critiques (the number of pages is not restricted);
    6) Advertisement – 1-2 page papers;
    7) News Letters – 1-5 page papers.