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The Sedimentary Record


The Sedimentary Record

The Sedimentary Record is a short-format, peer-reviewed, diamond open access journal for all sub-disciplines related to soft rock geosciences. It is published online, sponsored by the SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology. Articles are free to publish and free to read for everyone, and authors retain copyrights.

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Current Issue - Volume 20, Issue 1

Benefits of publishing in the Sedimentary Record

Author guidelines and manuscript submission

Submit to The Sedimentary Record

Extensive details regarding TSR submissions may be found here.

Submission Deadlines*

The Sedimentary Record is now using a continuous publishing process. There will be no deadlines to submit a manuscript to a specific issue. Accepted manuscripts will be published online as soon as they have passed the review process and have been formatted for online publishing. The date an article is posted will be its official date of publication. *These deadlines are subject to change as TSR adapts with the culture of open access publishing.

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TSR Special Issue: Future Directions of Deepwater Sedimentology

The special issue is open to anyone, and we welcome all submissions relevant to deepwater sedimentology; participants of the Deep Water Research Group Forum 2021 are especially encouraged to submit manuscripts related to the work they presented at the forum.

Submissions will be accepted throughout the duration of 2022. Special topics include:

Questions? Contact the TSR editors or learn more from the Deepwater Research Group.




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