BMGN – Low Countries Historical Review
BMGN – Low Countries Historical Review was founded in 1877 and is the leading academic journal for the history of the Netherlands, Belgium and their global presence. It publishes research and review articles which explore broad and important issues in the history of the Low Countries, and seeks to do so in a wider comparative context. In creating discussion fora, online and in print, and in publishing book reviews, the journal aims to enliven historical debate among both professional historians and a wider interested public. Rigorously peer-reviewed, BMGN – Low Countries Historical Review seeks to present the best historical scholarship of both young and more established scholars. The journal accommodates all historical subdisciplines and covers every period of history since the Middle Ages. It accepts contributions in Dutch and English.
BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review publishes 80 to 100 online reviews regarding the history of the Netherlands, Belgium and their global presence at http://www.bmgn-lchr.nl. The journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review has the INT1 ranking (previously known as A-status) from the European Science Foundation. From 2011 onwards the journal is indexed by Thomson Reuters for inclusion in its annual Journal Citation Reports (impact factor 2013 0.125, ranking 50/72 in History).
BMGN is the acronym of Bijdragen en Mededelingen betreffende de Geschiedenis der Nederlanden.
- Editorial Board
Prof. Dr. Catrien Santing (Chair, University of Groningen), Dr. Marieke Bloembergen (KITLV Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies), Prof. Dr. Geert H. Janssen (University of Amsterdam), Prof. Dr. Joost Jonker (University of Amsterdam / Utrecht University), Prof. Dr. James Kennedy (University of Amsterdam), Prof. Dr. Anne-Laure Van Bruaene (Ghent University), Prof. Dr. Kaat Wils (KU Leuven), Dr. Nico Wouters (CEGESOMA Centre for Historical Research and Documentation on War and Contemporary Society / Antwerp University).
- Editorial Office
Aad Blok MA (Managing Editor a.i.), Anne-Marie Mreijen MA (Editor), Marja de Keuning MA/LLM (Editorial Secretary and Book Reviews), Ferry Gouwens MA (Book Reviews).
- Advisory Board
Prof. Dr. Klaas van Berkel (University of Groningen), Prof. Dr. em. Hans Blom (Leiden), Prof. Dr. Martha Howell (Columbia University New York), Prof. Dr. Jonathan Israel (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton), Prof. Dr. Margaret Jacob (UCLA Los Angeles), Prof. Dr. Stefan Kiedron (Uniwersytet Wroclawski), Prof. Dr. Fabrizio Lomonaco (Università degli Studi di Napoli Frederico II), Prof. Dr. Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University Evanston Illinois), Prof. Dr. Wijnand Mijnhardt (Utrecht University), Prof. Dr. Bob Moore (University of Sheffield), Prof. Dr. em. Piet de Rooy (Haarlem), Prof. Dr. Heinz Schilling (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin), Dr. Cathérine Secretan (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris), Prof. Dr. Jan de Vries (University of California, Berkeley).
BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review is the flagship publication of the Royal Netherlands Historical Society / Koninklijk Nederlands Historisch Genootschap (KNHG).
- Publication Frequency and Archive
BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review is published four times a year in print and online as an open access journal. Book reviews appear online only and continuously at http://www.bmgn-lchr.nl, where the journal archive (1970-2014) also can be found.
Secretariat BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review
P.O. Box 90406
2509 LK Den Haag