As part of the portal network Propylaeum runs the review platform recensio.antiquitatis for reviews of publications on Ancient Studies.

recensio.antiquitatis offers a choice of subject relevant reviews that are searchable online, free of charge and can be downloaded as PDFs. These reviews are provided by scientific journals cooperating with recensio.antiquitatis to make their review section available in full text.

The editorial team of recensio.antiquitatis enhances all reviews with metadata to improve their findability and to provide the means for browsing the categories Region, Period and Topic. If not already existent, each review will receive a citable DOI (Digital Object Identifier).



All reviews on recensio.antiquitatis are searchable via the central research portal  PropylaeumSearch.


Other services of the portal network
- for European history
- recensio.regio for German language regional history
- recensio.artium for art history


You are editor of a journal on Ancient Studies with a review section? Please contact us! Your journal will benefit from cooperating with recensio.antiquitatis by increasing the visibility of your reviews, the addition of library metadata and by our long-term digital preservation.