Journal of Science and Technology of the Arts

The Journal of Science and Technology of the Arts (CITARJournal) is a peer-reviewed publication that results from a commitment of the Research Center for Science and Technology of the Arts (CITAR) to promote knowledge, research and artworks in the field of the Arts.

The Journal provides a distinctive forum for anyone interested in the impact which the application of contemporary Science and Technology is having upon the Arts. 


The Journal is published by the Portuguese Catholic University, under an open access policy and has no article submission charges or article processing charges.


Each issue of the Journal of Science and Technology of the Arts includes:

  • Editor's notes;
  • Four or more feature articles;
  • One or more reviews of events, initiatives or publications;


The journal is permanently open to receive submissions for future issues. Please follow the instructions for authors guidelines for submitting your paper.

Accepted for ISI - WoS new database - Thomson Reuters

It is a pleasure to announce that the CITAR Journal was recently (July 2016) accepted for inclusion in a new index of the Web of Science (WoS) Core Collection: the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).

The CITAR Journal is now part of a small amount of 18 national journals indexed in WoS (all the databases) and the only one of those, so far, in subject of Arts, Science & Technology.


Accepted for Scopus indexing.

The CITAR Journal has been approved for indexing and full-text archive on ProQuest (International Index to Music Periodicals)!

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