About Journal


The Journal of Economic Geology is a scientific, international and open access journal published by Ferdowsi University of Mashhad.

The first issue was published in 2009 and this journal has received the following licenses:
- License of publication No. 88/7931 in date 09/12/2009 from the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidence;
- License of Scientific – Research with the number 4143 in 31/07/2010 from Commission of Scientific Publications.

The articles of the journal are in Persian with English extended abstract (the English extended abstract is given at the end of the Persian article file). From 2009 to the end of 1397, it is published as a semi-quarterly (two issues per year) and from the beginning of 1398 as a quarterly (four issues per year).


Open Access Policy

Journal of Economic Geology provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. This journal is available free of charge for readers and writers.

This journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.



Under an open access license and due to the journal's publisher policy, authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content while allowing anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or copy the content provided the original authors and source are properly cited.


As an open access journal, the Journal of Economic Geology follows the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0) 

That means readers are free to:

  • Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format.
  • Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Charge of submission and publication
The Journal of Economic Geology dose not receive any charge for initial review, review and publication from authors.


Plagiarism Screening System

The Journal of Economic Geology use plagiarism screening System of Hamyab.


Privacy Statement

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