Studia Judaica
Current Issue: 23 (2021)
ISSN: 1221-5163
Imprint: Argonaut
Language: English

Studia Judaica (SJ) is the academic journal of the Dr. Moshe Carmilly Institute for Hebrew and Jewish History in Cluj-Napoca, established in 1991. The journal is recognised internationally and welcomes contributions on all aspects of Jewish Studies including history, anthropology, religion, Jewish thought, philosophy, literature and the arts. Submissions are double-blind peer-reviewed. The journal comprises research articles from all areas of Jewish Studies, as well as a section for book reviews.

Subscription to the print journal for institutions as well as for individuals is available through Argonaut Publishing.

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VolumesEditorsSubmissionEthics and MalpracticeContact
Current Issue
Vol. 23/2021

Past Issues

Vol. 22/2017
Vol. 21/2014
Vol. 19/2011
Vol. 18/2010
Vol. 17/2009
Vol. 16/2008
Vol. 15/2007
Vol. 14/2006
Vol. 13/2005
Vol. 11-12/2004
Vol. 10/2001
Vol. 9/2000
Vol. 8/1999
Vol. 7/1998
Vol. 6/1997
Vol. 5/1996
Vol. 4/1995
Vol. 3/1994
Vol. 2/1993
Vol. 1/1991
Augusta Costiuc Radosav, Lecturer
Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca
Editorial Board
Professor Moshe Idel
Professor Alexander Orbach
Maria Radosav, Senior Lecturer
Dr. Lucian Herșcovici

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
University of Pittsburgh
Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca
The National Library of Israel

Copy-Editor / Peer-Review Editor
Lucia Horea
Babeș-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca
Text review
Rabbi Binyamin Sheldrake
Norwich, UK
Submission Policies

Papers should be submitted electronically to, both as DOC/DOCX and PDF documents. Papers in both formats should be submitted to the aforementioned address as e-mail attachments. E-mail submissions should include the following subject line: “Studia Judaica: Call for Papers”. Research articles must be written in English and should comprise 6000 to 7000 words. Please include at the beginning of the submitted research article an abstract of 150 words, 5-7 keywords and an author’s biography of 150 words. Book reviews should be between 2000 and 2500 words. Please include at the beginning of the submitted book review an author’s biography of 150 words. The journal ensures that all published research articles and book reviews are double-blind peer reviewed.

All submitted papers should be submitted to in due time and should follow the Author Guidelines of the journal.

Ethics and Malpractice

Studia Judaica (SJ) employs a zero-tolerance policy for any violation of publication ethics. The prevention of publication malpractice is one of the main concerns of the editorial board. Any form of plagiarism and unethical behaviour is not acceptable. Authors submitting research articles and reviews to Studia Judaica (SJ) are required to declare that the entire content of their submitted paper is original. Contributors must appropriately cite any material or ideas that do not belong personally to them and give full acknowledgement of their sources. Plagiarism attempts will lead to the rejection of the paper and permanent banning as a future possible contributor to Studia Judaica (SJ). In addition, plagiarism attempts will lead to the official notification of the institution where the author is affiliated and to public exposure of the malpractice in the scholarly community.

Multiple, redundant, or concurrent publications are not allowed. Contributors are expected to submit original papers that have not been sent to any other journal. Moreover, the author is obliged to report to the editor at any moment any significant error or inaccuracy discovered in the submitted paper.

The authors are required to fill in, sign and submit to the Copyright Assessment Form as a PDF document. The document has legal value and includes the author’s statement about the originality of their paper. The paper cannot be published until this signed agreement has been received by the editorial board.


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Editorial Office Contact Information

Editors – Studia Judaica
The Dr. Moshe Carmilly Institute for Hebrew and Jewish History
13 Croitorilor Street
400162 Cluj-Napoca

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