About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Since 1976, Ofioliti provides an international forum for original contributions and reviews in the field of the geodynamics, petrology, geochemistry, biostratigraphy, stratigraphy, tectonics and paleogeography applied to ophiolitic terrains and modern oceanic lithosphere, including their sedimentary cover. Studies of topics such as geodynamics of the mantle, the evolution of orogens including ophiolites and paleoceanography are also welcome

Ofioliti is a FREE ACCESS journal.  

Abstracting and Indexing 

Ofioliti is covered by the following major indexing services

  • Current Contents /Physical, Chemical and Earth Sciences
  • Science Citation Index Expanded 
  • Web of Science
  • Scopus
  • Geological Abstract

Ofioliti metrics

2023 Impact Factor: 1.2
Citescore for 2023: 2.6

Open access policy

This journal provides open access to its contents, believing that making research freely available to the public improves the global exchange of knowledge. In order to keep this an open-access journals, authors are asked to contribute to the Journal publication with a small fee for article (100€).



Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse CNR