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

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Chief editors:
Martin
Aberhan
,
Dieter
Korn
&
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

Institutional agreement for FR authors affiliated with the Leibniz Universität Hannover

11 Jan 2016

Copernicus Publications and the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) in Hanover, Germany have signed an agreement on central billing of article processing charges.

FR awarded DOAJ Seal

16 Dec 2015

Fossil Record (FR) has received the new DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.

Citable video publications for FR authors

29 Oct 2015

In cooperation with the TIB|AV-Portal FR authors can now add short, citable video abstracts and video supplements to their articles.

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