General Information

«Izvestiya of Saratov University. New Series: Series History. International Relations» is a scientific periodical journal. It has been published since 2005. The journal is issued 4 times a year.


ISSN 2542-1913 (online)

ISSN1819-4907 (print)


The founder and the publisher of the journal is Saratov State University.


Certificat of mass media registration:
ПИ №ФС 77-56162 of 15 November, 2013


The content is published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY 4.0)


Subscription index of the journal according to the catalog of JSC Agentstvo “Rospechat” is 36018. Section 15 «History. Philology».

The main goal of the journal is to promote the development of education and research work in the field of history and international relations.

The journal publishes scientific articles on problems of World history (Ancient history, history of Middle Ages, Modern and Contemporary history), National history, Regional history, Historiography, Source studies and Historical research methods, Archeology and Ethnology, International relations and foreign policy.

The journal accepts research papers reporting original work but not review papers. Previously published manuscripts and ones accepted for publication elsewhere are not considered by the Editorial Committee.

Submitted manuscripts are reviewed (See also Reviewing Procedure in the Journal) afterwards the Editorial Committee makes a decision on the possibility of the publication.

In accordance with the decision of the Presidium of VAK of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the journal is included in the List of leading reviewed scientific journals where main scientific results of dissertations for the degrees of doctor and candidate of science must be published.

The full text version of the series is available in the Scientific Electronic Library (SEL) of the Russian Federation eLIBRARY, and also on the SGU site (, the page «Scientific publications»).

In order to respect the rights and responsibilities of authors and Saratov State University named after N.G. Chernyshevsky involved in the publication of scientific articles in the journal “Izvestiya of Saratov University. New Series” the authors and the publisher of the journal make a duty to enter into “The license agreement for the right to use scientific work". Sample Agreement is attached