The Journal of the History of Dentistry

A subscription to the Journal is included with membership. See the Membership section of the website for details about institutional subscriptions. Members are encouraged to submit papers to be considered for publication.  Any inquiries about journal subscription and delivery should be referred to: journal@histden.org

Authors should refer to these resources:

Instructions to Authors (PDF)
Copyright Release Form (PDF)
Permission to Cite (PDF)

Back Issues

Academy members receive access to back issues of the Journal of the History of Dentistry dating back to 1990. We have made publicly available on this site the issues dating back to 2000. All back issues have been thoroughly indexed and are searchable within your PDF reader. Access to content from previous issues for research purposes can be arranged. Please contact info@histden.org for details about reprints and research assistance.

Each complete volume consists of 2-3 issues, and is about 30MB in size. If you are looking for a specific article, you may refer to the table of contents and abstracts (about 25KB) for each issue before downloading the entire volume. All files are in PDF format.

JHD Volume 57 - 2009

Issue 1 (full issue, 1.4MB)
Issue 2 (full issue, 10.7MB)
Issue 3 (full issue, 6.2MB)

JHD Volume 56 - 2008

Issue 1 (full issue, 1.7MB)
Issue 2 (full issue, 1.45MB)
Issue 3 (full issue, 1.29MB)

JHD Volume 55 - 2007

Issue 1 (full issue, 2.18MB)
Issue 2 (full issue, 15.8MB)
Issue 3 (full issue, 1.7MB)

JHD Volume 54 - 2006

Issue 1 (full issue, 8MB)
Issue 2 (full issue, 10.5MB)
Issue 3 (full issue, 7.7MB)

JHD Volume 53 - 2005

Complete Volume 53
Issue 1 Abstracts
Issue 2 Abstracts
Issue 3 Abstracts

JHD Volume 52 - 2004

Complete Volume 52
Issue 1 Abstracts not available.
Issue 2 Abstracts
Issue 3 Abstracts

JHD Volume 51 - 2003

Complete Volume 51
Issue 1 Abstracts
Issue 2 Abstracts
Issue 3 Abstracts

JHD Volume 50 - 2002

Complete Volume 50
Abstracts not available.

JHD Volume 49 - 2001

Complete Volume 49
Abstracts not available.

JHD Volume 48 - 2000

Complete Volume 48
Abstracts not available.