ISSN 00717-7194 online version
ISSN 0073-2435 print version


Basic information

Founded in 1961, Historia is published twice yearly, with articles that are the product of original research related to Chilean and Latin American history written in Spanish, English and Portuguese. Fomenting interdisciplinary dialgoue and a continental perspective the journal also includes studies concerning art, anthropology, geography, literature and other disciplines which contribute to epistemological debate and to the advance of Chilean history in a Latin American perspective

Volume I (January-June) includes articles and book reviews; while Volume II (July-December) includes articles and a bibliographical list with all recent scholarship titles about Chilean history published in Chile every year. The list also includes all works about Chilean history published abroad within the last year. Starting from Nº 49 (2016) this list will stop appearing in the printed version, you can find it by going directly to the journal′s webpage:

Information services

The articles published in Historia are indexed or summarized by:

  • ISI-Web of Science (Arts and Humanities Citation Index).
  • Scopus (Social Sciences & Humanities Index).
  • ERIH-Plus.
  • SciELO-Chile (Scientific Electronic Library Online).
  • LATINDEX-Catálogo.
  • RedALyC (Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal. UAEM, México).
  • DIALNET-Grupo A (Difusión de Alertas en la Red. Universidad de la Rioja, España).
  • CLASE (Citas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades. UNAM, México).
  • Historical Abstracts y America: History & Life (EBSCO Information Services. Estados Unidos).
  • HAPI (Hispanic American Periodical Index. UCLA, Estados Unidos).
  • HLAS (Handbook of Latin American Studies. Library of Congress, Estados Unidos).


  • Institute of History, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Accepting full or partial reproduction with the prior permission of the publishers.


The publication of this journal Historia is financially supported by:

  • Fondo de Publicación de Revistas Científicas de CONICYT.
  • Bibliotecas UC.

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Instituto de Historia

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