About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Berkala Arkeologi covers scientific information from the discipline of Archaeology mainly in the Indonesian Archipelago, and Southeast Asia. Interest from other disciplines (such as history, anthropology, architecture, geology, etc.) must be related to archaeological subject to be covered in this journal.

We aim to be a credible and free of charge platform for publishing scientific articles on the disciplines above.

Open Access Policy

BERKALA ARKEOLOGI provides immediate open access to its content, on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Plagiarism Check

All articles submitted to Berkala Arkeologi will be thoroughly checked for plagiarism. We are using Crossref Similarity Check Powered by iThenticate, which will yield similarities report in percentage, learn more about it here. A failure to pass this checking stage will result in the rejection of your work.


Berkala Arkeologi is using LOCKKS, based on PKP Open Journal System. This LOCKSS program offers decentralized and distributed preservation, seamless perpetual access, and preservation of the authentic original version of the content. Learn more about it here.

Publication Frequency

Berkala Arkeologi published twice a year in two times issues, Number 1 and 2. Each Number are scheduled for publication in: May and November.Each issue consist of at least 4 article (therefore 8 article per volume/ year).

Certification Decree

BERKALA ARKEOLOGI has been accredited by the Indonesian Ministry of Research, Technology, & Higher Education (KEMRISTEKDIKTI). Click here to view their decree.

Article Processing Charges

BERKALA ARKEOLOGI is a free publishing platform. All article submitted to this journal is NOT A SUBJECT to these following charges:

  • Article processing charges (APCs)
  • Submission charges
  • Page charges
  • Colour charges
  • Or any instance where money is required to complete the publication process.