About the Journal

ISSN: 1732-9132   e-ISSN: 2719-9991   DOI: 10.15290/mhi


„Miscellanea Historico-Iuridica” is a journal published since 2003, twice a year since 2014. The periodical is developed by the staff of the Department of Legal-historical Sciences, Philosophy, Theory of Law and Comparative Law from the Faculty of Law, University of Białystok. The published texts primarily include the results of research conducted by the members of our Department, the articles are of historical and legal nature or concern contemporary law with a clear historical context. The journal presents texts from Roman law to the history of 20th century law. A significant part of the texts focuses on the history of the law of communist countries and legal history of our region of Poland. We are very open to the work of foreign authors, who are represented in every volume. In addition to articles, we also publish book reviews, archived documents and annual chronicle of our Department. Some volumes are dedicated to one historical topic (for example: Russian revolutions, the Versailles system, etc.).

Since 2008, „Miscellanea Historico-Iuridica” is indexed by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education. The journal is available online with open access. We also publish a printing paper version with the circulation of 150 copies. The abstracts of the articles are available online in CEJSH (Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities), CEEOL (Central and Eastern European Online Library) and Index Copernicus databases.

In 2019, the journal got a financial grant from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education aimed to support the process of internalization. In accordance with the latest list of bulleted journals prepared by the Ministry, the publication of a text in our periodical is awarded with 20 points.

The original version of the journal was the print version. As of 2021 the journal is published only in electronic version.

„Miscellanea Historico-Iuridica” are indexed in the following databases:

  1. CEJSH - Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities
  2. CEEOL - Central and Eastern European Online Library
  3. Index Copernicus
  4. PBN - Polska Bibliografia Naukowa (Polish Scientific Bibliography)
  5. Arianta - Naukowe i branżowe polskie czasopisma elektroniczne (Scientific and professional Polish electronic journals)
  6. EZB – Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek (Electronic Journals Library)

Repositories hosting our journal:

  1. Podlaska Digital Library
  2. Repository of University of Białystok