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Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

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Overview

Impact Factor

NA

H Index

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Impact Factor

1

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United States
Journal ISSN: 23330937
Publisher: Geological Society of America
History: 1999-2000, 2003-2014, 2016-2020
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

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Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

NA

by WOS

Ranking

NA

by WOS

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SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

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SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

1

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SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

1

3-year
Impact Factor

0.62

4-year
Impact Factor

1

Scope/Description:

Information not localized

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

Note: impact factor data for reference only

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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
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1 0.62 0.519
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.533 0.419 0.414
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.273 0.283 0.283
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.227 0.227 0.219
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.432 0.364 0.306
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.286 0.24 0.255
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.636 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.486 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.261 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.255 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.387 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.226 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.034 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.218 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.389 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.107 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.214 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.2 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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H-Index

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