Geographical distribution of views now available in journal ALMs
08 Sep 2016
Copernicus Publications has extended the article level metrics (ALMs) by showing the geographical distribution of views. This information is available for articles published after 3 August 2016.
New book review editor
01 Jul 2016
As Francisco Klauser is stepping down, Olivier Graefe takes on the responsibilities as new book review editor of Geographica Helvetica (GH).
Geographica Helvetica indexed in Scopus
26 May 2016
We are pleased to announce that Scopus has completed its evaluation of GH and announced that it will include the journal in its database.
Geographica Helvetica awarded DOAJ Seal
04 Dec 2015
GH has been accepted into the Directory of Open Acces Journals (DOAJ) and has received the DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.
Citable video publications for GH authors
29 Oct 2015
In cooperation with the TIB|AV-Portal GH authors can now add short, citable video abstracts and video supplements to their articles.
Update data policy
29 Jun 2015
We have updated our data policy: it now also refers to the Data Citation Principles and stresses the necessity of data availability.
GH now member of COPE
22 May 2015
Geographica Helvetica (GH) has become a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and thereby subscribes to the principles of COPE.
13 May 2015
The GH website has been given a new look, and the navigation has been adjusted.
GH provides full-text XML
07 Jan 2015
Geographica Helvetica (GH) has started an XML-first workflow and will provide all new articles in full-text XML from now on.
GH goes open access
15 Dec 2014
Geographica Helvetica (GH) will become an open-access journal as of 01 January 2015.
Article level metrics available
29 Oct 2013
Article level metrics (ALMs) comprise a set of easy-to-understand real-time impact indicators that track how an article is read, discussed, or cited.
13 Aug 2013
GH has implemented publication ethics in order to guarantee high scientific and ethical standards.