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We’re delighted to announce that all articles accepted for publication in Modern American History from 20th September 2023  will be ‘open access’; published with a Creative Commons license and freely available to read online (see the journal's Open Access Options page for available licence options). The costs of open access publication will be covered through agreements between the publisher and the author’s institution, payment of APCs by funding bodies, or else waived entirely, ensuring every author can publish and enjoy the benefits of OA. 

Please see the journal's Open Access Options page for instructions on how to request an APC waiver.

See this FAQ for more information. 

  • ISSN: 2515-0456 (Print), 2397-1851 (Online)
  • Editors: Darren Dochuk University of Notre Dame, USA, and Sarah B. Snyder American University, USA
  • Editorial board
Modern American History (MAH) is an open access journal showcasing top-quality, emerging research on the history of the United States since the 1890s. Aiming to stimulate debate and make meaningful connections between the subfields of this vibrant and expansive field, the journal publishes compelling peer-reviewed articles as well as substantial review essays, forums, and other special features.


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