The Boletín Geológico y Minero is one of the oldest scientific journals in
Spain. The journal was then founded as the Boletín de la Comisión del Mapa
Geológico de España in 1874 and its name was later changed to the Boletín del
Instituto Geológico y Minero de España.
It has been published under its present name, Boletín
Geológico y Minero,
since 1968. Until 2000 it was published six times a year, but since 2001 it has