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Fossil Record A palaeontological open-access journal of the Museum für Naturkunde

Journal metrics

  • IF value: 2.000 IF 2.000
  • IF 5-year<br/> value: 1.549 IF 5-year
    1.549
  • CiteScore<br/> value: 1.61 CiteScore
    1.61
  • SNIP value: 0.954 SNIP 0.954
  • SJR value: 0.820 SJR 0.820
  • IPP value: 1.519 IPP 1.519
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Chief editors:
Christian
Klug
,
Johannes
Müller
,
Torsten
Scheyer
&
Florian
Witzmann

Fossil Record (FR) is the palaeontological journal of the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin. This journal was founded in 1998 under the name Mitteilungen aus dem Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, Geowissenschaftliche Reihe and appears with two issues each year. Fossil Record publishes original papers in all areas of palaeontology including the taxonomy and systematics of fossil organisms, biostratigraphy, palaeoecology, and evolution. All taxonomic groups are treated, including invertebrates, microfossils, plants, and vertebrates.

News

New institutional agreement between the TU Darmstadt and Copernicus Publications

27 Dec 2016

Authors from the Technical University Darmstadt will profit from a new institutional agreement with Copernicus Publications starting 1 January 2017. The agreement which is valid for corresponding authors enables a direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the university and the publisher.

Max Planck institutional agreement now for corresponding authors

23 Dec 2016

As of 1 January 2017 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the Max Planck Digital Library and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

Fossil Record welcomes three new chief editors

16 Dec 2016

Christian Klug, Torsten Scheyer (both from the University of Zurich), and Johannes Müller (MfN) joined the editorial board.

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