The Journal for Interdisciplinary Middle Eastern Studies

Journal Information

Print ISSN: 2252-347X Online ISSN: 2252-6959
JIMES appears semi-annually (Spring and Fall) in the following format:

  1. 6 original research articles (English)
  2. 2 original research articles (Hebrew)
  3. 2 scholarly book reviews (English and Hebrew)

JIMES will not publish articles that have already been published in other languages or platforms.

Open access

JIMES’s policy is to be open and readily available to the academic community. Our obligation and commitment is to provide the reader a high level scholarly journal that will make a serious contribution to the discourse in the field.


Online and printed volumes

Authors will receive one printed copy of the journal.
All articles will be available for downloading from the JIMES’s website.


Publication fees

JIMES does not charge submission, publication fees, or page charges (as a Ariel University Press publication).
Authors wishing to publish any figures, tables and diagrams in color should first consult the Editor-in-Chief. In general, JIMES will publish this material free of charge in its online version but will charge the authors for the printed version.



No part, article or book review, etc. may be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of the publisher, Ariel University Press, including the use of brief quotations in a book review.


GDPR – General data protection regulation

Since May 2018, JIMES has complied with EU GDPR regulations.

The Journal for Interdisciplinary Middle East Studies (JIMES) is indexed by the following services:
The Journal for Interdisciplinary Middle Eastern Studies
מאגר חיפה * – under the section of “peer-reviewed journals”.
For researchers who write and/or are willing to publish in Hebrew, this part is acknowledged by MALAG-VATAT.
Currently, JIMES is under consideration for inclusion in the following indexes:

  2. Google Scholar
  3. DOAJ – Directory of Open Access Journals.