The periodic journal "Bulletin of IICAS" has been published by the
Institute since 2005. Many researchers have published their articles on
history, archaeology, tangible and intangible cultural heritage,
ethnography, culture and other disciplines on its pages. During 15 years
of its existence, the journal has obtained a certain value.
However, the development of technologies threatens the production of
paper periodicals and scientific journals can only survive with the
support of their readers; in this case, it is a narrow circle of
researchers who use journals as a platform for publishing their
articles, which is mandatory for their activities. In view of the
current realities, IICAS has temporarily stopped the publication of
journals, but only in order to make the necessary internal and external
Today, the Secretariat of IICAS is working on the inclusion
of the journal in the largest citation systems, whose indexes are
recognized worldwide. The magazine will continue to be produced in two
languages and in colour. In the view of the Institute, one of the
mandatory solutions is the access of authors and readers to the
electronic version as soon as the printed version is issued.
fundamental change will be the involvement of the chief editor for new
issues. This position will be taken by Ruslan Muradov, a cultural and
architectural history specialist who has a wide experience in creating
interesting and popular journals, including the international annual
periodical "Cultural Values", published in 1995-2006 in St. Petersburg,
and several scientific collections of articles on the history and
culture of Central Asia.
The next 29th issue of the Bulletin of IICAS is expected in summer 2020. We invite are happy to invite authors for cooperation.