About the American Historical Review




College professors, historical administrators, editors, museum professionals, publishers, librarians, and students of history.

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Online Version

The American Historical Review is available electronically to members via Oxford University Press.

Sizes, Prices, and Requirements

  • Full Page

    7 x 10

    Trim size: 7¼ x 10¼


  • PDF files should be created using Adobe Acrobat Distiller 4.0 or higher. 

  • Files should be composite PDFs, not separated. 

  • All fonts and images should be embedded and subset below 100%. 

  • All ads should have an effective resolution of 300 dpi (minimum). 

  • Color ads should be supplied as CMYK only (e.g. no RGB, Lab color, ICC color based or Pantone Color). 

  • Monochrome bitmap images (line-art) should have an effective resolution of 1200 dpi. 

  • Half-tone dot range should be in the range of 3% to 95%. 

  • Ads set to the type area should be surrounded by a box, and have no registration marks or catch lines. 

  • Bleed ads should have crop marks set to the trim size dimensions, and will be trimmed accordingly. Please allow 3mm bleed on all four sides. 

  • Any vector-based objects with transparency effect must be rasterized to 600 dpi in the source file itself, before creating the PDF.

Full specs can be found in the AHR Media Kit


Issue Date Deadline
March 2022 Issue December 8, 2021
June 2022 Issue March 21, 2022
September 2022 Issue June 22, 2022
December 2022 Issue September 20, 2022


Carol Levine
Corporate Advertising Account Manager
t: 917-297-7114  

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Recent issues of the American Historical Review are available for AHA members to download in EPUB and MOBI (Kindle) formats. Login to your My AHA account to access and download past issues. 

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