[Humanist] 28.199 call for inclusion of journals in ERIH PLUS

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Mon Jul 14 17:12:41 CEST 2014

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 199.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:53:03 +0100
        From: Arianna Ciula <ariannaciula at gmail.com>
        Subject: ERIH plus: call for inclusion of new journals

Dear all,

The announcement below might be of interest to those of you editing
journals in the (digital but not only) humanities and social sciences:

(pasted from https://dbh.nsd.uib.no/publiseringskanaler/erihplus/)



The European Science Foundation (ESF) signed in January 2014 a memorandum
of understanding with the Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD) to
transfer the maintenance and operations of the European Reference Index for
the Humanities (ERIH) to NSD. The ERIH database operated by NSD is called


Bergen, 9 July 2014

We are happy to announce that ERIH PLUS is now ready to receive submissions
for the inclusion of journals.

ERIH PLUS is a new reference index for scientific journals in the
humanities and social sciences. Our goal is to enhance the global
visibility of high-quality research in the humanities and social sciences
across Europe and to facilitate access to research journals published in
all European languages. The ERIH PLUS index encompasses the original ERIH
lists, which initially only covered humanities disciplines. The new
reference index is called ERIH PLUS, in order to indicate that the list has
been extended to also include social science disciplines.

To be included, a scientific journal must meet the benchmark standards
described at

To submit new journals for inclusion in ERIH PLUS, please go to

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