"Perm University Herald. History" is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes the results of original fundamental and applied studies in the area of the specialty 07.00.00 Historical Sciences and Archaeology (07.00.02 Russian history; 07.00.03. General history (the corresponding period); 07.00.06 Archeology; 07.00.07 Ethnography, Ethnology and Anthropology; 07.00.09 Historiography, source study and methods of historical research) in the form of academic articles, reports, newsletters, bibliographic surveys, book reviews, historical references, and commented sources. The publication of manuscripts is free of charge for all contributors including graduate students and applicants. The articles must not be published elsewhere previously or submitted to other journals. The articles received by the Editorial Board are peer-reviewed.
The Presidium of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Ministry for Education and Science included the Perm University Herald. History in the list of the leading peer-reviewed journals, which can publish articles, required for obtaining the degree of Doctor and Candidate of sciences.
"Perm University Herald. History" is included to the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) of the Web of Science Core Collection, in the European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS), as well as a database Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI).
Issues of "Perm University Herald. History" since 1998 in bibliographic form are available on the website of the journal, page – Archive of Issues. Issues of the journal since 2009 are also available in the database of the Russian Science Citation Index (RISC) which is located in Scientific Electronic Library of Russian Fund for Basic Research: http://elibrary.ru/title_about.asp?id=28265 and in CYBERLENINKA.
In 2018, "Perm University Herald. History" got the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of Perm region for implementing a research and publishing project (grant agreement No. D-26/002).
Perm State University is the founder of the journal.
Certificate of registration of mass media PI № FS77–66789 is issued by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media on August 8, 2016.
The journal is published 4 times per year.
Print run – 500 copies.
Index listing in the catalogue "Russian Press. Volume 1: Newspapers and journals" 41004.
The journal is published by the Publishing center "Perm University Press" (15 Bukirev st., Perm, Russia, 614990)