Impact Factors - ISI JCR

A journal's impact factor measures how often the articles in the journal are cited. There is a broader definition in the terminology section.

You find a journal's imapact factor in Journal Citation Reports (JCR), a database own by Thomson Reuters and produced by Institute for Scientific Information. Therefore the abbreviation ISI.

Hanken uses a combination of impact factors and the Publication Forum rating when assessing the quality of a journal. Another general assessment tool is Ulrichweb.

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