Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

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About AAAR

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research continues Arctic and Alpine Research from v. 31 (1999).

Subject Matter and Focus

AAAR is a quarterly journal that consists of original research papers, reviews, resulting correspondence, opinion pieces, book reviews, memoriams, and an events calendar. The journal covers any scientific or cultural aspect of Arctic, Antarctic, and alpine environments and related topics on subarctic, subantarctic, subalpine environments, and paleoenvironments. Papers may be uni- or multidisciplinary but should have interdisciplinary appeal. Special thematic issues and proceedings are published from time to time.


In 2010, AAAR ranked 94/192 among environmental science journals and 19/42 among physical geography journals by the ISI Journal Citation Reports, with an impact factor of 1.600.

Publication Schedule

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research is published quarterly. Months of publication are February, May, August, and November. AAAR is published in English and peer reviewed.
ISSN: 1523-0430 (print) and 1938-4246 (online)