ISSN: 0037-0894,1988-320X

Sefarad is a scientific journal published by CSIC and edited by the Institute of Languages ​​and Cultures of the Mediterranean and Near East at CCHS , that publishes original articles and book reviews on Philology and Textual criticism of the Hebrew Bible (and its various translations, transcriptions and Commentaries ); Philology and Linguistics of the Hebrew and Aramaic Languages; History and Culture of the Jews in Spain; and Language, Literature and the Cultural Creativity of the Sephardim.

Founded in 1941 as a journal of Hebrew and Judaic Studies by Francisco Cantera Burgos (Madrid) and José María Millás Vallicrosa (Barcelona), it has a printed edition and began to be available online in 2007 in PDF files. Contents of previous issues are also available in that format.

Sefarad is indexed in Web of Science : Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI) and Current Contents - Arts & Humanities; SCOPUS , CWTS Leiden Ranking (Journal indicators), ERIH Plus , REDIB , DOAJ and other national and international databases. It is indexed in Latindex Catalog 2.0 and has obtained the FECYT Seal of Quality.

Journal Citation Indicator (JCI) 2022: 0.41
Rank by JCI: 174 /334 (Q3, Religion)
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