The Roman Society

Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies



The Roman Society publishes two journals, the Journal of Roman Studies and Britannia and two monograph series, Journal of Roman Studies Monographs and Britannia Monographs.

JRS contains articles and reviews of books about the history, archaeology, literature and art of Rome, Italy and the Roman Empire down to about A.D. 700. Britannia also contains articles and reviews but specifically on Roman Britain.

Both journals are published in November each year. 

Institutions should contact CUP for all orders. 

Members should contact the Roman Society:


Online Access via Cambridge core

Members may access the current volume and all back issues of our journals via the Roman Society website. 
Click here for further details.

Online Access via JSTOR

Members may access the back issues (except the last three years) of both journals via JSTOR. The complete package of Classics journals to which the Library subscribes is also available to members by remote access. For more details see here.


To Buy Journals and Monographs


Members: To view contents and abstracts online, for prices please go to the Journals pages: JRS and Britannia. Download an order form here.

Institutions & Booksellers: please contact Cambridge University Press.


For a list of monographs in print, go to the Monographs page.  Monographs should be ordered from Oxbow.



For details of how to submit an article to the journals or a proposal to the monograph series, please go to the Contributions page.

Watch a video on youtube of Publishing with the JHS, JRS and Britannia event which aims to explain the process of publishing with the journals, with the Editors, Lin Foxhall, Peter Thonemann and Will Bowden. The event was hosted by the ICS in collaboration with the Women's Classical Committee UK.


Permissions to Reprint

Please see the information on the Contacts page.


Epistula E-Newsletter

Epistula is an e-Newsletter circulated to all members twice a year, keeping you up to date with news of recent discoveries, research, exhibitions, conferences and publications.

The deadlines for contributions are 30 April and 31 October: please send all contributions to

Epistula is managed by the Society's Archaeology Committee and its current editor is Dr Frances McIntosh.

Click here to read archive copies.

The Roman Society
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU

Telephone: 020 7862 8727


The Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies (The Roman Society) is a registered charity in the UK.

Charity Registration Number: 210644
Company Registration Number: 114442