Scholarly Societies Project

Chronological List of Early Independent Journals

This area is concerned with "independent journals" - that is, with journals that were not published by scholarly societies. In point of fact, in the early years of their existence, the independent journals served primarily as a vehicle for reviewing works of original reseach that were located in monographs or in the journals published by scholarly societies.

The bulk of the abbreviations of these independent journals were located through perusal of the first few hundred pages of Band 1 of Pogg..

Last Updated: 2024, March 28


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1718 - 1737[?] Nova Litteraria Eruditorum in gratiam divulgata

Variant title until 1723: Nova litteraria anni ... in supplementum actorum eruditorum divulgata observationibusque varii argumenti distincta / auctore Johann Gottlieb Kraus

This was a supplement to: Neuer Zeitungen von Gelehrten Sachen auf das Jahr ... Theil / [Hrsg.: J. G. Krause, Joh. Burch. Mencke, nach 1732: Friedrich Otto Mencke]. We have an entry for this journal at IndJ1715nzgs.html The latter was a journal that Struve cited several times as Gel. Zeit.

Published in Leipzig (the Latin name for which is Lipsiae.


Nou. Litterar. Lips.
[Struve, p.911 cites A. 1716. p. 15. 75. 115. & passim A. 1717. P. 147. & passim A. 1718. p. 171. & hinc inde passim (means "and here and there".]
Nou Litterar. Lipsiensia
[Struve, p.909 cites A. 1729. p. 146.]
Nov. Litt. Lips.
[Struve, p.913 cites A. 1729. p. 189 seqq.]
Nova Liter. Lips.
[Struve, p.891 cites A. 1719, p. 19. Sq. C.]