July 2020: IJSL was formed by Mr. Nur Hamid, Mrs. Atika Dyah Perwita, and Mr. Yoga Purandina and published by Indonesian Journal Publisher located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
August 2020: Editors from Indonesia, Romania, Iran, Australia, Jordan, Thailand, China, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, and Eswatini joined IJSL
August 2020: International Editorial Board from USA, Taiwan, Indonesia, Turkey, Iran, Canada, Australia, Ireland, Hungary, Spain, UAE, Serbia, Sweden, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Thailand, Philippines, and Nigeria joined IJSL.
September 2020: Proofreaders from Iran, Romania, Malaysia, Australia, Canada, Singapore, South Korea, Indonesia, and Uzbekistan joined IJSL.
September 2020: IJSL announced the Call for Papers for volume 1 issue 1, which will be published in December 2020.
December 2020: IJSL made a cooperation contract represented by Mr. Nur Hamid as Editor in Chief of IJSL with Prof. Nana Supriatna as Head of the Indonesian Social Studies Association (APRIPSI).
December 2020: IJSL moved to a new server, so some databases had to be backed up. Management history records via OJS from the old server have been backed up and attached to the new server. So that management was well maintained for Volume 1 Issue 1 in 2020. The recorded history can be found in the new OJS database attachment.
December 2020: IJSL published a paper for the first time with authors from Indonesia, Malaysia, Iraq, Libya, and Sudan.
April 2022: From Volume 2 Issue 2, April 2022 onwards. IJSL changes the publishing template to International Standards. Added the sentence "Copyright" on the first page at the bottom. "Copyright© YEAR THE AUTHOR (S). This article is distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license. (CC BY-SA 4.0)"