Journal "Klio"

About us

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The scholary journal was registered on July 9, 1996. Certificate of media registration No. P-2045.  Out of print since 1997.

The journal has been published monthly since 2012. The 100th issue of «Кlio» came out in April 2015.

On the 1st of December, 2015, according to decision of VAC (the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Education and Science) journal was included in the list of leading peer-reviewed scholarly journals and publications, in which the main scholarly results of dissertations presented for kandidat and doctoral degrees should be published.  Firstly it was included in this list on February, 2010.

Abstracts of all articles appearing in «Кlio» are published in the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (

«Кlio» participates in the Online Scholarly Library (OSL), which contributes to the realization  of the project of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation «The development of a system of statistical analysis of Russian scholarship on the basis of data from the Russian Scholarly Citation Index (RSCI)».

The Journal publishes unique materials on the wide spectrum of historical disciplines including Source studies, Historiography, Archeology, Russian History, World History (Universal History), Numismatics etc. Individuality and academic nature of the publications are captured on rubrics such as Theory Issues, Philosophy of History, Reviews of Officially Appointed Opponents, Opinion reflect. During its existence, the journal published articles of scholars from dozens of cities in Russia and other countries.

The editorial board members of journal are leading Russian and foreign scholars, including from Stockholm (Sweden), Tallinn (Estonia), Paris (France), Beijing (China), Victoria (Canada), Canberra (Australia), Chicago, Bloomington,Vilanova, Lebanon (United States), and Rostock (Germany).

 By the decision of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (no. 226, date 2nd June, 2011) «Кlio» was awarded with a silver medal V.I. Vernadsky for outstanding achievements and contribution to the development of Russia.

By the decision of the Presidium of the European Academy of Natural Sciences (EuropäsheAkademie der Naturwissenschaften (in Hannover) eV) «Кlio» was awarded with a silver medal of Albert Schweitzer for outstanding contribution to the promotion and development of theoretical advances on June 3, 2014.