Acta Koreana (ISSN 1520-7412, eISSN 2733-5348) is a peer-reviewed international journal of Korean Studies published in English by Academia Koreana, Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea. The journal was established in 1998 for the purpose of promoting new research on Korea in all academic disciplines within the arts and humanities.

Although it began as an annual publication, since 2002 it has been published semi-annually on June 15 and December 15 and accepts submissions of papers on Korean studies topics throughout the year.

It is now well recognized as an international academic journal on Korea Studies, and is indexed in Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI), SCOPUS, CSA Sociological Abstracts (ProQuest), Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) and Korea Citation Index(KCI). All articles (PDF full-text) are accessible on SocINDEX with Full Text by EBSCO, Project MUSE, and the Korea Citation Index (KCI).

Before being accepted for publication, all manuscripts are carefully evaluated and refereed by an international editorial board composed of leading scholars in their respective fields.


Dr. Joshua VAN LIEU