Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Graduate Research Skills

Journal Metrics

Journal Metrics rate or rank a journal to help you identify the most influential journals in a field. Journal Metrics are calculated based on the number of articles published by a journal over a designated period, and the number of times articles from that period are cited over a limited period of time.

Look up a journal in several sources. Different sources may use different metrics. Check a journal's website to see if it includes any metrics.

Video icon  Watch Find a Specific Journal in Journal Citation Reports (0:31)

Video icon  Watch Find a Specific Journal in SCImago (0:23)

Find journal metrics in these databases:

chat loading...