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Editorial board: Olivier Graefe, Martin Hoelzle, Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch, Benedikt Korf, Emmanuel Reynard & Ola Söderström

Geographica Helvetica, the Swiss journal of geography, publishes contributions in all fields of geography as well as in related neighbouring disciplines. It is a multi-lingual journal, accepting articles in the three main Swiss languages, German, French, and Italian, as well as in English. It invites theoretical as well as empirical contributions. The journal welcomes contributions that specifically deal with empirical questions relating to Switzerland.

News
03 Jan 2019 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the GH website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading GH articles.

03 Jan 2019 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the GH website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading GH articles.

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space,
and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) - not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space,
and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) - not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

04 Jul 2017 Update of publication policy

The updated publication policy now is extended by the journal's open access statement, its archiving and indexing scheme, and explicit policies on corrections and retractions.

04 Jul 2017 Update of publication policy

The updated publication policy now is extended by the journal's open access statement, its archiving and indexing scheme, and explicit policies on corrections and retractions.

Recent articles
17 Apr 2019
Book review: Smart City – kritische Perspektiven auf die Digitalisierung in Städten
Eva Isselstein
Geogr. Helv., 74, 149-151, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-149-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-149-2019, 2019
10 Apr 2019
Book review: Alles neu, neu, neu! in Afrika: Vier Jahrzehnte Kontinuität und Wandel in der sambischen Provinz
Anna-Sophie Hobi
Geogr. Helv., 74, 145-147, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-145-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-145-2019, 2019
05 Apr 2019
Book review: Ethnografie urbaner Territorien. Metropolitane Urbanisierungsprozesse von Mexiko-Stadt
Kathrin Eitel
Geogr. Helv., 74, 141-143, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-141-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-141-2019, 2019
28 Mar 2019
Glacial lake outburst flood hazard assessment by satellite Earth observation in the Himalayas (Chomolhari area, Bhutan)
Cristian Scapozza, Christian Ambrosi, Massimiliano Cannata, and Tazio Strozzi
Geogr. Helv., 74, 125-139, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-125-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-125-2019, 2019
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27 Mar 2019
„Wenn ich es nicht tue, dann macht's ein anderer“ – Subjektwerdungen und Verantwortung
Klaus Geiselhart and Tobias Häberer
Geogr. Helv., 74, 113-124, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-113-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-74-113-2019, 2019
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