Aims and Scope

Journal of The Mineralogical Society of Korea publishes article, short note, review, technical informations, and discussion & reply on topics related to the mineralogy and related fields. It is published quarterly in March, June, September, and December each year.

ISO abbreviation of journal title
The official title of the journal is 'Journal of The Mineralogical Society of Korea' and the abbreviated title is 'J. Miner. Soc. Korea'

Year of launching (history)

Journal of The Mineralogical Society of Korea was launched in 1988.

Availability of the full-text in the web
Full text is freely available from :

Fund support
This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST).

Index in database
The articles published in this journal are indexed and/or abstracted in KCI, KISTI and GoogleScholar.

Contact Info. Editorial Office

The Mineralogical Society of Korea, 501, Jinju-daero, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Republic of Korea
Tel : 82-55-772-0985, Fax : 82-55-772-0986, E-mail :


The Mineralogical Society of Korea operates an on-line submission system. Details of how to submit online and full author instructions can be found at: Other correspondiences can be sent by e-mail to the editorial office ( We do not accept direct email submission to the Editor-in-Chief or Editors.