International Geological Journal - Official Journal of the Carpathian-Balkan Geological Association

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is fully open access geoscience journal licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License  (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)Submitted manuscripts are reviewed by peer reviewers in a single blind review process.

 is an international scientific journal that publishes original studies concerned with all aspects of the geology of the Alpine–Carpathian–Himalayan orogenic system and the surrounding regions. These studies should be consequential and should have implications for geoscience research in this orogenic system.


Online ISSN 1336-8052

Print ISSN 1335-0552


publishes contributions to:

Geologica Carpathica

  • Tectonics and Structural Geology
  • Sedimentology, Stratigraphy and Paleontology
  • Geochemistry, Petrology and Mineralogy
  • Economic Geology
  • Applied Geophysics
  • Geomorphology









is published six times a year. The distribution of the journal is done by Library of the Earth Science Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences. 


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is an established journal which invites to submit original papers within the scope of the journal, it ensures a high-quality, objective and fair peer review of the manuscript by 2-3 referees.

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Journal Impact factor 2022: 1.3


Category quartile: Q4



Citescore 2022: 2.4

SJR 2022: 0.484

SNIP 2021: 0.574

Category: Earth and Planetary Sciences: Geology

Scimago Quartile: Q2


SCImago Journal & Country Rank




Geologica Carpathica around the world (1996–2016)