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    The Canadian Mineralogist

    An international journal on mineralogy,
    petrology, crystallography, economic geology
    and geochemistry

    More than 1600 pages a year on the mineral sciences

    Mineralogy 23%
    Petrology 11%
    Crystallography 12%
    Economic Geology 30%
    Geochemistry 24%

    International authorship, readership and editorship

    In 2004, a total of 320 authors, including 98 first authors, published 122 papers in The Canadian Mineralogist. These authors came from 31 different countries (20% from Canada, 13% USA, 46% Europe, 9% Asia, 4% Australia, 4% South America, 3% Africa).

    The Canadian Mineralogist reaches subscribers and members in over 50 countries.

    An editorial board composed of seventeen internationally recognized specialists chosen by an experienced editor


    Our institutional subscription price is only
    • $525 a year (site-license electronic)
    • $650 a year (print version & site license)
    • Individuals can subscribe at reduced rates by becoming members of the Mineralogical Association of Canada. See our membership order form for more details or apply online

      Accessible online

      We have been publishing on the web since 2000. To sample our journal online, click here.

      At least one thematic issue a year on a “hot” topic

      The Canadian Mineralogist regularly features timely thematic issues. On average, one of these is published each year. It is one of the six issues that subscribers receive.

      Plenty of colour

      We publish in colour at no cost to authors.

      Indexed in: Chemical Abstracts, Current Contents, Mineralogical Abstracts, American Geological Institute GeoRef, Institute for Scientific Information, and others.

      Citation index in 2012: 1.9

      A society-run journal

      Published bimonthly by the Mineralogical Association of Canada, a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the mineral sciences.
      We are committed to keeping the price of our journal affordable.

      Authors are invited to submit their manuscripts electronically through Editorial Manager.

      Online submissions are preferred, though we still accept them via other routes. Check our instructions to authors page for complete details or contact our Managing Editor at:

      Mackenzie Parker
      University of British Columbia
      6339 Stores Road
      Vancouver BC V6T 1Z4
      Phone: (604) 833-6804
      Fax: (604) 228-6088
      E-mail: canmin@alumni.ubc.ca

      ISSN 0008-4476 (print version)
      ISSN 1499-1261 (electronic version)

      © 2006 Mineralogical Association of CanadaLast update 2014-02-05