Editorial Policies


Focus and Scope

Since 29 August 2017, on the 47th anniversary of IHS,  JURNAL SEJARAH appeared online and published biannually (August & February) to accomodate the increasing demand of scientific publication specialized on Indonesian historical studies.


The focus is to provide readers with a better understanding of Indonesia history and present developments through the publication of articles and book reviews.


JURNAL SEJARAH specializes in Indonesian historical studies in particular, and is intended to communicate original researches and current issues on the subject. This journal warmly welcomes contributions from scholars of related disciplines. 

Peer Review Process

JURNAL SEJARAH published biannually, is a bilingual (English and Indonesia), peer-reviewed journal, and specializes in Indonesian historical study. All submitted papers are subject to double-blind review process. 

Publication Frequency

JURNAL SEJARAH is published biannually (August and February)

Open Access Policy

The publication of JURNAL SEJARAH is based on the IHS principle that knowledge is a common treasure of mankind and therefore it is an open access journal without geographical, financial and institutional limitations. Under this principle, JURNAL SEJARAH  is committed to provide an open access for academic work. All of the JS articles and reviews are free to access immediately from the date of publication.


There are no author charges prior to publication, and no charge for any reader to download articles and reviews for their own scholarly us