Architectural Record
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Architectural Record

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 0003858X
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge
History: 1969-2018
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


Founded in 1891 Architectural Record is the 1 source for news and information about architecture and design. Throughout its 125 years the awardwinning publication has fostered readership among architecture engineering and design professionals by covering noteworthy and innovative projects in the United States and across the globe.The magazine offers news commentary and criticism architectural technology stories and continuing education articles both in print and online. Illustrated with images from top photographers in the field RECORD covers modern and sustainable architecture in addition to a variety of building types including houses and multifamily residential retail K12 schools and universities health care and interiors. Firmly established as the authoritative source on the topic the magazine provides information on top firms as well as the latest trends vital to the profession in design urbanism and landscape architecture.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0 0.01 0.008
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.015 0.008 0.005
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.002 0.003 0.003
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.007 0.012 0.009
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.002 0.003 0.002
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.005 0.008 0.007
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.01 0.012 0.011
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.005 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.008 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.014 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.008 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.005 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.014 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.019 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.036 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.028 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.007 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.058 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.042 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History