proceedings book


The proceedings of LAIS2012 will be published in a special issue of Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry (MAA). MAA is an ISI indexed journal (Arts & Humanities Citation Index, IF, Indexed at Scopus, Thomsons Reuters, etc.)

Please submit manuscripts to and, care of Chris Burbidge by 15th November 2012. General author guidelines for MAA submissions can be found at .

For the special issue, submissions should be 6-8 printed journal pages in length. This is approximately 4000 words total (including references etc.), or 25000 characters including spaces.
Each paper will have two reviewers drawn from the LAIS2012 participants and committees.

publication timeline


  • Deadline for submission - 15th November 2012
  • End of peer review - 28th February 2013
  • Verification of proofs - 15th May 2013
  • Forthcoming – early view abstracts on-line – 30th June 2013
  • Publication as .pdf and hard copy - 30th July 2013