Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt

Edited by Dr. Emily Teeter.

The first American journal devoted solely to the study of Egypt, the Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt (JARCE), was established in 1962 to foster scholarly research into the art, archaeology, languages, history and social systems of the Egyptian people.

Membership and Access

The face of Akhenaten, with characteristic exaggerated features, on an unfinished sculptor’s trial piece from Amarna
Photo: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

JARCE (ISSN 0065-9991) is an annual journal that has articles in English, French or German and is published for ARCE in print and online by Lockwood Press. Older issues are available on JSTOR, which is accessible through many institutional libraries.

JARCE  is provided as an optional benefit to all levels of ARCE membership. To learn about becoming a member, please visit our Membership section. New ARCE members who choose to receive JARCE  will be contacted by Lockwood Press with instructions on how to establish an account and access the online version of JARCE. New online accounts may take up to three business days to be activated.

ARCE members who have established a Lockwood account should go to the JARCE homepage on Lockwood Press’s website in order to access the latest issues of JARCE. If you have forgotten your log-in information you may send a request for help to

Non-members and institutions may purchase individual issues or subscribe directly through Lockwood Press’s subscription page.


ARCE encourages the scholarly community to submit articles and reviews in the Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt. All articles will be peer reviewed prior to acceptance. While it is our hope that all qualified articles be published, it may happen that for space considerations otherwise qualified submissions are not included. All potential authors are encouraged to contact the editor if they have any questions.

  • To view the JARCE Submission Guidelines, click here.
  • To submit an article to JARCE for consideration, click here.
  • To view the JARCE Book Review Guidelines, click here.

For questions regarding book reviews, please email:

To learn more about JARCE, watch this video

For Researchers