The Journal of Gemmology

A leader in its field, The Journal of Gemmology publishes original research articles on all aspects of gemmology, including natural stones and their treatments, synthetics and simulated gemstones. In addition, sections such as Gem Notes, What’s New, Conferences, Learning Opportunities, New Media and Literature of Interest inform readers about new instruments, publications, articles and educational events.

The Journal is currently published by Gem-A in collaboration with the Swiss Gemmological Institute (SSEF), with support from the Gem and Jewelry Institute of Thailand (GIT) and American Gemological Laboratories (AGL).

THE JOURNAL ARCHIVE
The Journal of Gemmology archive is now available for everyone to view online. The archive goes back to 1947 when the first issue of The Journal was published.

Current Gem-A Members and Direct Subscribers receive free access to all available volumes of the publication, simply log in using your membership number and password. 

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SUBMIT AN ARTICLE
We welcome original articles shedding new light on subjects of gemmological interest. We also appreciate contributions for the various sections of the publication. If you would like to submit material for consideration, please refer to the notes on the preparation of manuscripts by clicking the link below, or contacting the Editor-in-Chief.

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ADVERTISING
Through its scientific publication The Journal of Gemmology has been bringing quality gem knowledge and research to the trade since 1947.

Published quarterly, and with an international audience of over 3,000 gem and jewellery experts and professionals (including all Gem-A members), advertising in The Journal is the best way to ensure your brand is exposed to the right people, at the right price.

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JOURNAL INFORMATION
ISSN: 1355-4565

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Download a sample copy of The Journal (Volume 34, Issue 1, 2014).

Abstracting and Indexing

The Journal is indexed by the following abstracting and indexing services:

  • Australian Research Council (ARC) academic journal list
  • British Library Document Supply Service (BLDSS)
  • Chemical Abstracts (CA Plus)
  • Copyright Clearance Center’s RightFind application
  • CrossRef
  • EBSCO Discovery Service and TOC Premier
  • Gale/Cengage Learning Academic OneFile
  • GeoRef
  • Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List
  • Mineralogical Abstracts
  • Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • Scopus
  • Thomson Reuters’ Emerging Sources Citation Index (in the Web of Science Core Collection)

THE JOURNAL INDEX

Use the cumulative index to search for anything published in the archive of The Journal of Gemmology. We aim to update this index annually.

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ORDER BACK ISSUES

If you are missing any issue hardcopies from your Journal of Gemmology collection, you can order most back issues from our head office at Ely Place. To check availability and pricing, click the link below.

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