Journal of Field Archaeology




Boston University


Taylor and Francis Online


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This journal publishes international research on the heritage, ethics and interpretation of archaeological records from excavations, data, surveys, and laboratory work. It can be accessed through the website of Taylor and Francis Online, an academic publishing platform.

The journal publishes articles that focus on the interpretation of the archaeological record around the world. Besides this, it includes articles about archaeological heritage and ethics, history of archaeology, and technical and methodological studies.

Some of the most read and most cited articles from the journal are:

  • Why there is still an illicit trade in cultural objects and what we can do about it?
  • Big data in maritime archaeology: Challenges and prospects from the Middle East and North Africa
  • Preference for Porphyry: Petrographic insights into lithic raw material procurement from Palaeolithic Kazakhstan