The journal Bulletin of the Department of Anthropology, Gauhati University is a peer reviewed national journal (ISSN : 2230-9527). The publication of the journal started in 1972 as a mouth piece for Anthropological Research in North East India. The aim of the journal is to provide a forum for dissemination and exchange of Anthropological Research in the region. Currently the journal has evolved into a national journal with the acceptance of writings from pan Indian Anthropologists and Anthropological researchers.
Papers dealing with empirical research, advances in Anthropological techniques, areas of study, research methodologies and developmental aspects are encouraged. Special emphasis is given to studies on North East Indian context. Review work, book reviews and reports of ongoing research are also published.