Submitting a Paper

The approximate submission-to-publication schedule for Ex Novo Journal of Archaeology content is 11 to 13 months. To submit a paper please refer to the guidelines listed under ‘Author Information Pack’. Manuscripts should be submitted to the following contact:

June 2016 update: manuscripts submitted to Ex Novo will be held for review by the Editorial Panel; the earliest publication date will be October 2017.

All files must be uploaded as digital documents (ideally as ‘word.doc/docx’ in A4 format). The text file should contain the following information (in the following order):

  • Title of contribution
  • Author(s) full name (with footnote providing affiliation and email address)
  • Abstract (180 words)
  • Five keywords
  • Main text (including headings, subheadings and footnotes)
  • References
  • A separate list of illustration/table captions and credits (if applicable)

Authors should make every effort to maintain anonymity in the text and should not include any information in headers or footers in the Word files or image files.

Non-native English-language speakers are strongly advised to have their manuscripts read and edited by a native English speaker prior to submission. A manuscript will not be considered for review if it does not conform to the above instructions.