Warta Geologi (ISSN 0126-5539; e-ISSN 2682-7549) publishes peer reviewed short geological communications and original research on Earth Science. The scope includes local and regional geology, conservation geology, economic geology, engineering geology, environmental geology, geochemistry, geomorphology, geophysics, hydrogeology, palaeontology, petroleum geology, sedimentology, stratigraphy, structural geology and tectonics. Warta Geologi also reports on activities and news about GSM and the geoscience community in Malaysia.

All articles in Warta Geologi are open access articles and are distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) License 4.0. The original author(s) are the copyright owner of articles. The use, distribution or reproduction in other forms is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this Warta is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

Warta Geologi is published three times a year (April, August and December) by the Geological Society of Malaysia (GSM). All papers will be subjected to double-blind review. Generally, the review process will take two months and one month will be allocated for corrections. Once accepted the corresponding author will be informed within a month from the receipt of the revised manuscript. Those interested in submitting a manuscript should first read the Instruction to Authors.

GSM is committed to upholding standards of ethical behaviour at all stages of the publication process (see  Publication Ethics) and we recommend the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) Best Practice Guidelines.

Authors can self-archive all versions of their work in their own web pages, institutional web pages, and another repository.

No fee is imposed on authors for publishing in Warta Geologi.

Warta Geologi is indexed by AAPG datapages and MyCite, and archived in MyJournal.

Digital copies are distributed to all members of the Society. Printed copies are available at RM80.00 per copy (price exclusive of postage).

Current issue (Vol. No. 48(2)) is available here and all issues are available here.


Further information can be obtained from:

The Editor
Geological Society of Malaysia
c/o Department of Geology
University of Malaya
50603 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603-7957 7036 Fax: 603-7956 3900
E-mail: geologicalsociety@gmail.com