Scientific African
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Scientific African
Overview

Impact Factor

NA

H Index

15

Impact Factor

2.754

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

Netherlands
Journal ISSN: 24682276
Publisher: Elsevier BV
History: 2018-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

Scientific African
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

NA

by WOS

Ranking

NA

by WOS

Scientific African
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

15

SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

2.754

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

2-year
Impact Factor

2.754

3-year
Impact Factor

2.764

4-year
Impact Factor

2.754

Scope/Description:

Scientific African is a peer reviewed open access inter and multidisciplinary scientific journal that is dedicated to expanding access to African research increasing intraAfrican scientific collaboration and building academic research capacity in Africa. The journal aims to provide a modern highlyvisible platform for publishing panAfrican research and welcomes submissions from all scientific disciplines in the following broad categoriesAGFAgriculture and Food SecurityCHEChemistryCONConservation and Sustainability StudiesECOEconomics and BusinessENVEnvironmental and GeosciencesITEInformation Technology and EngineeringLIFLife and Health SciencesMATMathematicsPHYPhysical SciencesSOCSocial Sciences and PolicyThe journal welcomes submissions of full text research articles reviews but also publishes invited perspectives and critical policy papers.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



Scientific African
SCR Impact Factor

Scientific African
SCR Journal Ranking

Scientific African
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.

Scientific African
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Scientific African
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Scientific African
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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)

Scientific African
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

15

Scientific African
H-Index History