French Studies
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

French Studies

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 00161128, 14682931
Publisher: Oxford University Press
History: 1947-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


French Studies is published on behalf of the Society for French Studies by Oxford University Press. It publishes articles and reviews spanning all areas of the subject including language and linguistics historical and contemporary all periods and aspects of literature in France and the Frenchspeaking world thought and the history of ideas cultural studies film and critical theory. Since its first publication in 1947 the journal has been a leading forum for the publication of groundbreaking work and for critical debate. The current editors are Martin Crowley General Editor Emma Cayley Emma Gilby and Joseph Harris CoEditors. Editorial responsibility for French Studies rests with the Editors and the Editorial Board View full editorial board assisted by the Advisory Board View advisory board.French Studies publishes about twenty articles per volume and its review section is unmatched in its breadth and its quality providing prompt coverage of work published in French English German and Italian. We publish more than 250 reviews in each volume. We also publish other types of article including tats prsents outlining the current state of research on major authors or topics. And we occasionally publish special issues of the journal devoted to a particular topic or author.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

French Studies
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.

French Studies
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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French Studies
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.208 0.167 0.227
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.191 0.264 0.258
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.245 0.284 0.253
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.2 0.213 0.212
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.12 0.257 0.206
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.286 0.292 0.281
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.234 0.282 0.242
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.277 0.268 0.204
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.125 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.353 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.137 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.133 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.279 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.244 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.17 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.132 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.096 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.047 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.118 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.114 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.079 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.054 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)

French Studies

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