Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences
Description: Enter the fascinating realm of Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (HSNS), a journal that chronicles the history of science as it has developed since the 18th century.
HSNS explores a vast number of scientific fields, social histories, and their relevant institutions, including physics, chemistry, astronomy, meteorology, geology, biophysics, radiation biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics. Widely regarded as a leading journal in the historiography of science and technology, HSNS increased to quarterly publication in 2008 to expand its roster of pioneering articles and notable reviews by the most influential writers in the field.
The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue
available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal.
Moving walls are generally represented in years. In rare instances, a
publisher has elected to have a "zero" moving wall, so their current
issues are available in JSTOR shortly after publication.
Note: In calculating the moving wall, the current year is not counted.
For example, if the current year is 2008 and a journal has a 5 year
moving wall, articles from the year 2002 are available.
Terms Related to the Moving Wall
Fixed walls: Journals with no new volumes being added to the archive.
Absorbed: Journals that are combined with another title.
Complete: Journals that are no longer published or that have been
combined with another title.
History of Science & Technology,
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