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Journal

The Journal page provides essential data about the journal that you selected from the Journal Summary List. The full title of the selected journal appears at the top of the page.

Below are definitions of the fields, links, and buttons that appear on the Journal page.


Journal Title

The title of the journal in the JCR Abbrev Title field. Scroll down the page to see more journal information.

ISSN

The International Standard Serial Number.

Total Cites

The total number of citations to the journal in the JCR year.

Impact Factor

The journal Impact Factor. Click the number to get more information about this measure.

Click the Impact Factor Trend button to view a graph of the journal Impact Factor for the past five years.

Immediacy Index

The journal Immediacy Index. Click the number to get more information about this measure.

Articles

The total number of articles published in the journal in the JCR year. An article is any citable item. Click the Source Data link for more source data.

Cited Half-Life

The journal cited half-life. Click the number to get more information about this measure.

Citing Half-Life

The journal citing half-life. Click the number to get more information about this measure.

Cited Journal Cited Journal icon

Click the link to view the Cited Journal Graph. Click the Cited Journal Data button to view the Cited Journal Table.

Citing Journal Citing Journal icon

Click the link to view the Citing Journal Graph. Click the Citing Journal Data button to view the Citing Journal Table.

Source Data

Click the Source Data link for more information about journal source data.

Cited Journal Data

Click the Cited Journal Data button to go to the Cited Journal Table.

Citing Journal Data

Click the Citing Journal Data button to go to the Citing Journal Table.

Impact Factor Trend

Click the Impact Factor Trend button to view a graph of the journal Impact Factor for the past five years.

Impact Factor Box Plot

Click the Impact Factor Box Plot button to view the Impact Factor ranking for the current journal.

You can also view a graph of the Category Box Plot.

Related Journals

Click the Related Journals button to view information about related journals.


Journal Information

Full Journal Title

The full title of the selected journal. The abbreviated title that we use in Journal Citation Reports appears in the Journal table.

ISO Abbrev. Title

The abbreviated title as specified by the International Organization for Standardization.

JCR Abbrev. Title

The abbreviated title used in Journal Citation Reports.

ISSN

The ISSN (International Standard Serial Number) is a unique number that identifies a serial publication. The format is four numbers, a hyphen (-), three numbers and then a check digit which may be a number or an X.

Issues/Year

The number of issues published per year.

Language

The language of the publication.

Journal Country / Territory

The country or territory of the publication.

Publisher

The publisher's name.

Publisher Address

The publisher's address.

Subject Categories

The subject category or categories to which the journal has been assigned.

  • Click the View Journal Summary List button to view journals that match your selection and sort criteria. See Journal Summary List for more information.

  • Click the View Category Data button to view data about a subject category. See Subject Category for more information.


For each subject category to which the journal has been assigned:

View Journal Summary List Button

Go to the list of journals in the subject category.

View Category Data Button

Go to the Subject Category page.

Go to Ulrich's Button

Go to the Journal page in ulrichsweb.com™, which is the Web version of Ulrich's Periodicals Directory™, published by R.R. Bowker (subscription required).

Go to CC Connect Button

Go to the table of contents of the journal in Current Contents Connect (subscription required).

Holdings

Select the name of a collection such as your library's online public access catalog to see whether the journal is available in that collection.

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