Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Journal Citation Reports

2,657 views

Published on

  • Be the first to like this

Journal Citation Reports

  1. 1. Journal Citation Reports using ISI Web of Knowledge<br />Journal performance metrics offer a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals<br />Linda Galloway Syracuse University Library March2010<br />
  2. 2. Choose your search…<br />
  3. 3. View data by Journal or Category<br />
  4. 4. Sort using various options – definitions on next slide<br />
  5. 5. Definitions<br />Journal Impact Factor – average number of times articles from the journal published in the past two years have been cited in the JCR year. <br />Immediacy Index - average number of times an article is cited in the year it is published. <br />Journal Cited Half-Life - the median age of the articles that were cited in the JCR year. <br />Eigenfactor Score – based on the number of times articles from the journal published in the past five years have been cited in the JCR year.<br />Article Influence Score – measures the average influence of a journal's articles over the first five years after publication. <br />More information: <br />http://admin-apps.isiknowledge.com/JCR/help/h_index.htm<br />
  6. 6. Questions??<br />Linda Galloway, galloway@syr.edu or <br />315-470-9766<br />About Journal Citation Reports: http://admin-apps.isiknowledge.com/JCR/JCR?RQ=HOME<br />Linda Galloway Syracuse University Library March2010<br />

×