The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut néerlandais du Proche-Orient


The journal Anatolica is published annually (since 1967) by the Netherlands Institute for the Near East in Leiden. The Editorial Board welcomes scholarly papers on the history and archaeology of Anatolia and adjacent regions from prehistory to the Ottoman era.

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General information Guidelines for authors
Online version Contact


General information

Anatolica is NINO’s periodical on the civilizations of Western Asia, annually published in May/June under the aegis of the Netherlands Institute in Turkey. (Annuaire international pour les civilisations de l’Asie antérieure, publié sous les auspices de l’Institut historique et archéologique néerlandais à Istanbul.

Anatolica is indexed and abstracted in Bibliographie linguistique/Linguistic Bibliography; International Bibliography of Periodical Literature on the Humanities and Social Sciences/IBZ online; Index Islamicus; L'Année Philologique; Scopus; Thomson Scientific Links.

Anatolica is a blind peer-reviewed journal.

ISSN: 0066-1554, e-ISSN: 1875-6654.

Editor-in-Chief: J.J. Roodenberg. Editorial Board: G. Algaze, J. Bennett, J. Eidem, F.A. Gerritsen, A.H. de Groot, M. Özdogan, Th.P.J. van den Hout, T.E. Şerifoğlu, T.K. Vorderstrasse. Editorial Secretary: C.H. van Zoest.

Price per volume = subscription (one year): € 80.00 (incl. access to Anatolica Online) + postage (if applicable)

Back numbers available: click here to view all published Anatolica volumes on our website (with abstracts of the articles in the most recent volumes).

Online version

Anatolica Online is maintained bij Peeters Online Journals. Access to Anatolica Online is free for subscribers; non-subscribers may download articles at a fee of € 14 per item. Issues from 1997 up to present are available online.

All administrative and subscription matters, including access to Anatolica Online, are handled by Peeters. 

Guidelines for authors

Anatolica is a refereed journal. Submitted contributions are subject to review by the Editorial Board and external specialists (referees) prior to acceptance for publication.

The deadline for submitting manuscripts to be published in Anatolica 48 (2022) is 15 January 2022. 

Please follow the full Guidelines for Anatolica articles (pdf). A few important points:

Proposed manuscripts may be submitted by email to the Editor-in-Chief, Dr J.J. Roodenberg, with a CC to the Editorial Secretary, C.H. van Zoest,

For sending large files, please use or a similar online service.

Authors will receive one printed copy of the Anatolica volume in which their article appears, and a digital offprint (pdf) of their published article. 


For editorial matters (inquiries about submission, consultation concerning the contents of papers, etc.): please contact the Editor-in-Chief,

For administrative matters (orders, subscriptions, etc.): please contact Peeters Publishers,