RiMe. Rivista dell’Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea is a refereed, open access journal , founded by the Istituto di Storia dell'Europa Mediterranea (ISEM) - Institute of History of Mediterranean Europe - of the italian National Research Council (CNR) which publishes empirical research, historiographic overviews and methodological focuses in the field of the History of Europe and the Mediterranean, from the Middle Ages to the Contemporaneity.

RiMe targets scholars from different countries, bodies and research groups in formal, non-formal and informal contexts, in order to promote and support their collaboration around common scientific interests on themes and issues related to the historical identity of Mediterranean Europe and their varied external relations.

RiMe is multidisciplinary and brings together methodologies and critical paths in the field of Humanities and it is open especially to contributions from disciplines such as History (Medieval, Modern and Contemporary), Literature and Social Sciences.

The Journal is intended as a place for reflection for an audience of specialists, and, at the same time, as a tool for disseminating the results of research in civil society.

All contents of RiMe. Rivista dell’Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Readers have free online access to the contents of all issues of the Journal.

RiMe. Rivista dell’Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea has been recognised as Classe B  (B Level) Journal in assessment carried out by ANVUR, the agency designated by Italy's Ministry of Education and Research for evaluating research institutions and scientific output.



RiMe’s topics  concern any aspects of History of Mediterranean Europe, including:

  • Medieval History
  • Modern History
  • Contemporary History
  • Archaeology
  • History of Arts
  • Humanities and Digital Humanities
  • Open and online History learning
  • Mobile technologies and social media
  • Game-based History teaching
  • Formal, non-formal and informal History learning
  • Technology for History teaching
  • Digital contents and educational resources on History
  • Research methods in History
  • Public History



RiMe accepts contributions on the above topics all year round. Alternatively, contributions can be sent in reply to the Journal Calls for Papers by the deadline indicated in the call.

The Call Announcements will be published on the RiMe website and the Facebook page ( - You can also receive them by registering as an author on the Journal website.

The following types of contributions are welcome:

  •  Theoretical articles (about 6,500 words)
  • Research articles (about 6,500 words)
  • Conference and Book Reviews (about 6,500 words)

Contributions should be written in Italian, Catalan, French, English or Spanish. In text citations and references must strictly conform to the Harvard edition style (please see Author Guidelines in English and Italian).



Manuscripts undergo a double-blind peer review process involving two reviewers and the editor of each issue, if any.



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