ISSN 2317-4889 printed version
ISSN 2317-4692 on-line version



Basic Information

The Brazilian Journal Geology is an open access, quarterly publication of the Brazilian Geological Society (SBG) edited since 1971. It replaced the former SBG Bulletin, published since 1952.

The BJG provides an international medium for the publication of original scientific work of broad interest concerned with all aspects of the earth sciences in Brazil, South America, and Antarctica, including oceanic regions adjacent to these regions.
The Editorial Board is comprised of an Editor-in-Chief, a Deputy Editor and Associate Editors, highly qualified scientists of different institutions in Brazil and abroad.

Its abbreviated title is Braz. J. Geol., which could be used in bibliographies and references.

Impact Factor: 1.590 (JCR, 2018)

Cite Score: 1.4 (Scopus, 2018)



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  • Web of Science
  • GeoRef


Intellectual Property

All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution-type BY.



The publication is financed by:

  • National Council for Scientific and Technological Development - CNPq (CNPq 406858/2018-7 and 442277/2019-9);


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