Ofioliti was established in 1976 and provides an international forum for original contributions and reviews in the field of the geodynamics, petrology, geochemistry, biostratigraphy, stratigraphy, tectonics and paleogeography applied to ophiolitic terrains and modern oceanic lithosphere, including their sedimentary cover. Studies of topics such as geodynamics of the mantle, the evolution of orogens including ophiolites and paleoceanography are also welcome.

The Ofioliti journal is present in all the bibliography main search engines and databases (Scopus, Science Citation Index Expanded, ISI Alerting Service, Current Contents/Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences, Geobase, Geological Abstract, Georef, Pascal Thema etc.). The IF over the last 5 years is 1.4.

Ofioliti is an open access journal ensuring a rigorous peer-review process and a short publication time.

All papers published in Ofioliti from 1998 are available online, free of charge, in our Archive [currently unavailable; will be back online soon].