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Looking for scopus journals

  1. 1. Looking for SCOPUS journals? international publications
  2. 2. What is Scopus? <ul><li>Scopus , officially named SciVerse Scopus , is a bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. It covers nearly 18,000 titles including coverage of 16,500 peer-reviewed journals. It is owned by Elsevier and is available online by subscription. ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scopus ) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Is Scopus the only one? Google Scholar Web of Science SCOPUS <ul><li>SCOPUS = 20% more coverage than Web of Science </li></ul><ul><li>Web of Science goes back to 1900 compared to SCOPUS (from 1966) </li></ul><ul><li>Google Scholar is rather inaccurate </li></ul><ul><li>( Falagas, Pitsouni, Malietzis, & Pappas, 2007 ) </li></ul>Falagas, M.E., Pitsouni, E.I., Malietzis, G.A. & Pappas, G., (2007). Comparison of PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, and Google Scholar: strengths and weaknesses, The FASEB Journal, article fj.07-9492LSF. Published online September 20, 2007
  4. 4. Why Scopus? <ul><li>2 among 3 of the most popular world university ranking systems uses SCOPUS to calculate publication! </li></ul><ul><li>Times Higher Education World University Rankings ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Times_Higher_Education_World_University_Rankings ) </li></ul><ul><li>QS World University Rankings ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QS_World_University_Rankings ) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Easy way to find SCOPUS Journals
  6. 6. How do you read that??? <ul><li>Q1 indicates highest quality, while Q4 is the lowest. </li></ul><ul><li>US & European countries tend to be more selective </li></ul><ul><li>ASEAN based and African journals tend to LOOK for articles (less-selective). </li></ul><ul><li>Read Q1 articles and try to write for Q4 journals </li></ul>
  7. 7. If you want to see whether a journal is Scopus-indexed or not, use JOURNAL SEARCH
  8. 8. Indonesian International Journals? <ul><li>1. ITB Journal of Engineering Science , ISSN: 19783051, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) http://journal.itb.ac.id/ 2. ITB Journal of Science , ISSN: 19783043, Institute for Research and Community Services, Institut Teknologi Bandung http://journal.itb.ac.id/ 3. Indonesian Journal of Geography , ISSN: 00249521, Gadjah Mada University  http://i-lib.ugm.ac.id/jurnal/tipe_jurnal.php?jrlrId=73 </li></ul><ul><li>4. Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering and Catalysis , ISSN: 19782993, UNDIP http://bcrec.undip.ac.id/ 5. Acta medical Indonesia ISSN: 01259326, Indonesian Society of Internal Medicine http://www.inaactamedica.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>6. Critical Care and Shock ISSN: 14107767, Indonesian Society of Critical Care Medicine http://www.criticalcareshock.org/issues 7. Indonesian Quarterly , ISSN: 03042170, Centre for Strategic and International Studies http://www.csis.or.id/PublicationJournalDetail.php?id=1 8. Nutrition Bulletin , ISSN: 02169363, Persatuan Ahli Gizi IndonesiaNutrition Bulletin, ISSN: 02169363, Persatuan Ahli Gizi Indonesia  9. Jurnal IJEEI ( International Journal of Electrical Engineering and Informatics )dengan EIC Prof. Dr. Suwarno (Dekan FT ITB) sdh masuk SCOPUS juga pada tahun 2011 ini. </li></ul><ul><li>Thio, N. (2011). Daftar nama jurnal Indonesia yang bereputasi jurnal internasional , downloaded from http://www.kopertis12.or.id/2011/12/13/13047.html , Published 13 December 2011. </li></ul>
  9. 9. International Publication Tips <ul><li>Search for journals BEFORE you start writing the article, and eliminate as you write! </li></ul><ul><li>Cite articles from the journal you want to submit to (favored by journals looking to increase citation) </li></ul><ul><li>If citation is very hard since similar articles is rare/non-existent, then perhaps you have the wrong journal to submit to. </li></ul>