About Journal

Scientific Journal of History and Archival science


The journal was founded in 2005.

International Standard Serial Number   ISSN 2227-183Х (Print), ISSN 2413-8762 (Online)

Professional edition on historical studies was approved by the decree of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (No 1021, October, 7, 2015 )

State certificate of registration (reregistration) of printed media: series КВ № 20386-10186ПР from 05.11.2013.

Working languages: English, Ukrainian.

Journal cofounders:

-Institute of History of Ukraine, National Academy of sciences of Ukraine;

– Sumy State University;

– Sumy State A. S. Makarenko Pedagogical University;

– National Union of Local History Experts.

The journal has the 70х108/16 format and is published 2 times per year.

Journal is intended for historian scientists, who study outstanding questions of Ukrainian and World history, archival and historical source sciences.

«Sumy Historical and Archival Journal» has the following regular columns: «Archival science», «Memoiristics, Epistolarity», «Historiography. Source Studies», «History of Ukraine», «History of the world». Short revisions of scientific publications which appeared lately together with the reviews on them are provided in every issue. Moreover, brief announcements about scientific events (conferences, academic publications presentations, round tables, etc.) are published.

The peculiarity of the journal is the presence of big number of texts of unknown or little-known primary sources with scholarly commentaries and historical explorations. Some materials are supplied with illustrations: photos, drawings, schemes, tables.