Zapiski Historyczne (Historical Records)

referring to the history of Pomerania and the countries of the Baltic region
publ. since 1908

About us

About the journal:

Zapiski Historyczne [English: Historical Records] was established in 1908 as a historical journal of the Scientific Society in Toruń. Originally, the title of the journal was Zapiski Towarzystwa Naukowego w Toruniu [English: Records of the Scientific Society in Toruń]. The journal started to appear as a quarterly and has remained so ever since. The journal included materials concerning the history of Western Prussia in a broad sense such as works concerning history, archaeology, linguistics, ethnology, history of art.

Over time publications started to address the issues concerning not only Pomerania, but also other Baltic regions. At the same time, the journal focused on historical problems. Nowadays Zapiski Historyczne is the most important Polish journal concerning the history of the Baltic states. The journal is published by the Scientific Society in Toruń and the Faculty of Historical Sciences of Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń.

Zapiski Historyczne is included in the list of scientific journals created by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education in the section “B”. The author receives 15 points for one publication.


Basic rules concerning the publication:

Articles published in Zapiski Historyczne are available to the public according to the principle of open access to scientific publications.

Zapiski Historyczne do not charge the authors of published texts at any stage of the preparation of the publication. No fees are charged for the publication of texts.



Abstracts of the articles published in Zapiski Historyczne are published in Historical abstracts and Polska Bibliografia Naukowa.

Articles published in Zapiski Historyczne are also indexed in the Central and Eastern European Online Library (CEEOL), The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (CEJSH), BazHum and Index Copernicus.

The journal appears in The European Reference for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS) along with the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).



Zapiski Historyczne ISSN 0044-1791

Zapiski Historyczne on-line ISSN 2449-8637


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Projekt strony: Rafał Mikulski
Wykonanie strony: Rafał Mikulski oraz KMT. Usługi dla nauki i edukacji