Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Historica is a magazine edited since 1945. Initially it was published as Scientific Papers of the University of Lodz, Series I, Humanities and Social Sciences. In 1975 it changed the title to Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Scientific Papers of the University of Lodz, Series I, Humanities and Social Sciences. Then an additional term Folia Historica for all historical works was used for the first time as well. All issues of the periodical have been published under the current title since 1980. When the Review of Historical Sciences was firstly published in 2002, Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Historica changed its character to more complementary to the leading-to-be historical periodical of Lodz. Close relation between both magazines is possible thanks to the same Editor’s Office and Program Board. Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Historica is published half-yearly mainly for young historians, academics and PhD students. Yet, there is still an exception to this as works of well-known and experienced historians appear in it too. Moreover, among authors of papers there are not only academic staff and PhD students of the University of Lodz, but also historians from other scientific centers. Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Historica publishes scientific articles concerning history of Poland and universal history from antiquity to modern times. The chief editor of the magazine is Zbigniew Anusik.