Marine Technology Society Journal (MTSJ)

The Marine Technology Society Journal is the flagship publication of the Marine Technology Society. It publishes the highest caliber, peer-reviewed papers, four times a year, on subjects of interest to the society: marine technology, ocean science, marine policy, and education. The Marine Technology Society has published the MTS Journal under its current title since 1969.

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Current and Archived Issues

MTS Members can access the current issue and all archived issues (Volumes 33-present) via Ingenta.

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MTS Member access to current and archived issues

Non-MTS Members can access the MTSJ archived issues 13 months and older.
Non-Member access archived issues 13 months and older

Current Edition

August/September 2023 | Volume 57 | Number 3
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Manuscript Submission

The Marine Technology Society Journal publishes the following categories of submissions:

  • Technical Article
  • Technical Note
  • Systematic Review or Synthesis
  • Commentary
  • Book Review

For questions, comments, or requests, please contact Kacey Beddoes, Managing Editor. 

Manuscript Submission Instructions


Current Call for Papers

We are currently seeking abstracts for the Summer 2024 MTS Journal - Marine Energy - An Update on Developments Globally



The Marine Technology Society has recently transitioned to online-only Journal access. The current Volume is available to MTS members and subscribers only. Prior years are available Open Access via Ingenta. Learn more about MTS Journal Subscriptions.

Members: An online subscription to the MTS Journal is a benefit of individual membership in the Marine Technology Society.

Institutions: The MTS Journal is available to institutional subscribers in online format. Digital subscriptions (including archived online Journal issues) are priced at US$488.


The MTS Journal (Print ISSN 0025-3324) is published four times a year by the Marine Technology Society.

No part of the publication may be reproduced in any form or by any means, except as permitted under section 107 or 108 of the 1976 United States Copyright Act, without either the prior written permission of the publisher or authorization through:

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Danvers, MA 01923
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Fax: (978) 750-4470

Editorial Board

Learn more about the MTSJ Editorial Board.


While we no longer offer advertising in the Journal, information about advertising with MTS can be found here