Skip to main content Accessibility help
  • ISSN: 0007-0874 (Print), 1474-001X (Online)
  • Editor: Dr Amanda Rees University of York, UK
  • Editorial board
Published for The British Society for the History of Science. This leading international journal publishes scholarly papers and review articles on all aspects of the history of science. History of science is interpreted widely to include medicine, technology and social studies of science. BJHS papers make important and lively contributions to scholarship and the journal has been an essential library resource for more than thirty years. It is also used extensively by historians and scholars in related fields. A substantial book review section is a central feature. There are four issues a year, comprising an annual volume of over 600 pages.

Featured content

BJHS and BJHS Themes Blogs

News – BSHS

  • Hughes prize Shortlisted: Clare Hickman
  • 01 June 2023, Alexander Stoeger
  • Clare Hickman The Doctor's Garden: Medicine, Science, and Horticulture in Britain As Britain grew into an ever-expanding empire during the late eighteenth and...
  • Hughes prize Shortlisted: Keith Andrew Wailoo
  • 01 June 2023, Alexander Stoeger
  • Keith Andrew WailooPushing Cool: Big Tobacco, Racial Marketing, and the Untold Story of the Menthol Cigarette Spanning a century, Pushing Cool reveals how the...

History of Science on the Blog