About the Journal

Ad Americam: Journal of American Studies is an open-access interdisciplinary journal edited once a year at Institute of American Studies and Polish Diaspora, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland. Ad Americam publishes double-blind peer-reviewed articles by scholars on North and Latin American history, politics, law, culture, sociology and comparative and interdisciplinary studies. Thus, the academic community is the journal’s primary readership. The journal does not publish book(s) review articles.

ISSN (printed) 1896-9461
e-ISSN 2449-8661

The journal is financially supported by the Jagiellonian University’s Faculty of International and Political Studies. No advertisements are considered for publication.

The journal does not charge authors for article submission, processing or any publishing-related activities. The only applicable criterion is manuscript’s quality addressed by the peer review process. Submission of an article is taken to imply that it has NOT previously been published and had NOT been submitted for publication elsewhere. 

Abstracting and Indexing

  • EBSCO:
  • Central and Eastern European Online Library
  • The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Index Copernicus Journal Master List (ICV 2022 – 93.36)
  • Google Scholar
  • Polish Ministry of Education and Science 2024 – 40 points
  • Polish National Bibliography (PBN)
  • Google Scholar
  • Crossref
  • Bridge of Knowledge
  • Arianta
  • WorldCat


Archiving and Repository Policy

The electronic backup and preservation of access to the journal content is provided by the publisher. The journal content is also archived with the Jagiellonian Library (Kraków, Poland) as a long-term preservation service. It might be deposit in institutional repositories belonging to universities, including the Repository of Jagiellonian University, if only an agreement with the publisher has been signed.

In case of self-archiving please look at the Copyright & Licensing section.