The American Research Center in Eygpt

Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt

Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt

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.

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 except at the Regular level. 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 Lockwood Press journals page in order to access the latest 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 through Lockwood Press directly.


To browse tables of contents, author indexes and book review indexes from past JARCE issues, please select the appropriate PDF file below.

To search for specific phrases, authors, or titles, please conduct a general search.

Volumes 34-41 (1997-2004)
Volumes 49-52 (2013-2016)

JARCE Volumes are now available online. For access to Table of Contents and Abstracts visit Lockwood Press Journals.

US Office: 909 North Washington St. Suite 320, Alexandria, Virginia, 22314 p: (703) 721-3479
ARCE Cairo Center: 2 Midan Simón Bolívar Garden City Cairo 11461 Egypt p: 20 2 2794 8239 

ARCE is a 501(c)(3) organization. Content on the ARCE website is available for personal use only. If content is downloaded, it must be for the sole purpose of viewing, or for "fair use" as defined in United States copyright law. Requests to publish ARCE images must be submitted in writing to

United States Agency for International Development   National Endowment for the Humanities   Council of American Overseas Research Centers   Network for Good   GuideStar"
Copyright 2020 ARCE