Early Middle English: Journal Specifications

Subscription Rates

Print Only – order individual issues via ISD

  • Individuals only – US$ 35 plus postage (single issue)

Online Only – order via Project MUSE 

  • Libraries or Institutions – US$ 149

Print and Online – order via Project MUSE

  • Libraries or Institutions – US$ 169 plus postage

All payments must be made in advance of publication. All prices quoted are in US$.

Purchasing Articles

Currently, it is not possible to buy single articles.


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Content Information

  • Language – English, other major European Languages
  • Types of Material – Articles, Review Essays, Short Notes
  • Subjects – Middle English, Medieval and Comparative Literatures, Cultural Studies (Medieval), Manuscript Studies
  • Readership – Academics, Institutions, Libraries

Reader Accessibility

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Bibliographic Metrics

  • ISSN – 2516-9084 (print) and 2516-9092 (online)
  • Author Contact Details – No
  • Keywords – Beginning of article
  • Abstract – Beginning of article
  • Editorial and Advisory Boards – 24 members: 8 Canada, 10 US, 2 UK, 1 Sweden, 1 The Netherlands, 1 Israel, 1 East Asia
  • Peer-Review – single-blind review by two of the Editors or members of the Advisory Board followed by a second double-blind external review
  • Online Submission – Email to editors (earlymiddleenglish@uvic.ca)
  • Rejection Rate – 75% for unsolicited materials; thematic issues are by invitation of the issue editor
  • Submissions by Country – N/A
  • Time from Delivery of Final Article to Print – 6-9 months
  • Time from Submission to Decision – 3-6 weeks
  • Citation Indexes – International Medieval Bibliography

Open Access

  • Green – watermarked post-print version available to each contributor for non-commercial academic exchange only, allowing the article to be placed on the contributor’s own institutional or subject repository
  • Gold – available upon registration to members of the Canadian Society of Medievalists / Société canadienne des médiévistes for the initial four years of publications, thanks to a generous grant from the University of Victoria, and to other closed lists of scholars by agreement.