The magazine is published since 1960, twice a year,edition is 200 copies.The magazine is spread free of charge including authors of materials published in the magazine (one copy each) and scientific of Armenia and diaspora.
The magazine is for Armenologists, thosewho are interested in the Armenian history and for archive workers.
The magazine has the following divisions:
- Documents publication
- Reviews and source studies
- Archive keeping
Materials presented to the magazine ought to be in accordance with its trend (Armenian history of 19-20 centuries), software. The magazine publishes materials both in Armenia and Russian. The magazine « The Bulletin of Archives of Armenia » is included in the list of magazine accepted by the Supreme Certifying Commission