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Epigraphy, Papyrology, Numismatics: Journals

Each entry includes the standard abbreviation from L'Année philologique (in parentheses) and links to the University of Illinois Library catalog, where you can either access the journal online or look up its physical location. Campus patrons can use our Doc Express service to order PDF scans of print articles.


Aegyptus: Rivista italiana di egittologia e papirologia

(Aegyptus) Founded in 1920 and based at the Papyrology School of the Catholic University of Milan, this journal publishes articles on Egyptology and Greek and Coptic Papyrology in Italian, French, English, Spanish, and German.


Analecta Papyrologica

(APapyrol) Founded in 1989, and directed since the beginning by Rosario Pintaudi, the journal, as the title suggests, focuses on editions, re-editions and studies of papyrological materials; but in the years it has hosted a large number of contributions on different topics, ranging from archaeological reports to paleographical, epigraphic and philological researches, with an emphasis on the history of classical scholarship and especially of papyrology. 


L’Année épigraphique

Created by René CAGNAT in 1888 with the subtitle “Review of epigraphic publications relating to Roman Antiquity” and published without discontinuity since then, L'Année épigraphique is a working tool and a reference work, of annual periodicity, published in Paris by the Presses Universitaires de France.


Archiv für Papyrusforschung (APF)

The Archiv für Papyrusforschung is the oldest specialized journal for papyrology in the world. It publishes articles, reports on newly published papyri, and editions of literary and documentary papyri.


Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists

The Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists has been the official journal of the American Society of Papyrologists since the publication of Volume 1, issue 1 in 1963 and is the only North American journal devoted to papyrology and related disciplines.



Created in 1938 and publishing epigraphic texts and scholarship on epigraphy.


Journal of Juristic Papyrology

The JJP was founded in 1946 and is published yearly under the auspices of the Departament of Papyrology of Warsaw University. JJP is one of the leading specialist journals publishing articles and essays on papyrology and epigraphy and devoted to the history of the Nile Valley in Graeco-Roman and Byzantine periods. 


Minima epigraphica et papyrologica​


Numismatic Chronicle

The Numismatic Chronicle is the Royal Numismatic Society’s annual peer-reviewed journal.


Tyche: Beiträge zur alten Geschichte, Papyrologie und Epigraphik

TYCHE is a scholarly journal founded in 1986 and based at the Department of Ancient History, Papyrology and Epigraphy at the University of Vienna. It contains (double-blind) peer-reviewed articles in German, English, French, Italian and Latin. The scientific focus lies on the whole range of antiquity from the beginnings of Greek history to Late antiquity. Emphasis is placed on the edition and interpretation of epigraphic and papyrological sources.


Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik (ZPE)

A peer-reviewed journal started in 1967 which contains articles that pertain to papyrology and epigraphy and is published four to five times annually.