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Creativity Research Journal

Country United States  - SIR icon
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Visual Arts and Performing Arts

Developmental and Educational Psychology
Psychology (miscellaneous)
Publisher Routledge
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15326934, 10400419
Scope Creativity Research Journal publishes high-quality, scholarly research capturing the full range of approaches to the study of creativity--behavioral, clinical, cognitive, crosscultural, developmental, educational, genetic, organizational, psychoanalytic, psychometrics, and social. Interdisciplinary research is also published, as is research within specific domains (e.g., art, science) and research on critical issues (e.g., aesthetics, genius, imagery, imagination, incubation, insight, intuition, metaphor, play, problem finding and solving). Integrative literature reviews and theoretical pieces that appreciate empirical work are extremely welcome, but purely speculative articles are not published. Readers are encouraged to send commentaries, comments, and evaluative book reviews.


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The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Developmental and Educational Psychology1999Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2000Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2001Q4
Developmental and Educational Psychology2002Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2003Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2004Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2005Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2006Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2007Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2008Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2009Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2010Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2011Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2012Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2013Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2014Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2015Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2016Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2017Q2
Developmental and Educational Psychology2018Q3
Developmental and Educational Psychology2019Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)1999Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2004Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts1999Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2000Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2001Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2002Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2003Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2004Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2005Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2006Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2007Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2008Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2009Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2010Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2011Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2012Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2013Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2014Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2015Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2016Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2017Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2018Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2019Q1

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of 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 It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19990.410
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.882
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.400
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.010
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.851
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.299
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.868
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.044
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.586
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.806
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.235
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.928
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.425
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.548
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.763
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.817
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.068
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.161
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.410
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.776
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.868
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.990
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.559
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.337
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.578
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.901
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.560
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.845
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.451
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.504
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.458
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.710
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.745
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.032
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.379
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.705
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.611
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.813
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.294
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.536
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.272
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.566
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.222
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.044
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.959
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.320
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.370
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.792
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites19996
Self Cites200024
Self Cites20010
Self Cites200212
Self Cites20033
Self Cites200414
Self Cites200522
Self Cites200633
Self Cites200729
Self Cites200821
Self Cites200926
Self Cites201023
Self Cites201130
Self Cites201228
Self Cites201349
Self Cites201457
Self Cites201559
Self Cites201637
Self Cites201759
Self Cites201839
Self Cites201938
Total Cites199932
Total Cites200072
Total Cites200130
Total Cites200252
Total Cites200346
Total Cites200454
Total Cites200592
Total Cites2006101
Total Cites2007159
Total Cites2008127
Total Cites2009172
Total Cites2010211
Total Cites2011195
Total Cites2012214
Total Cites2013277
Total Cites2014313
Total Cites2015349
Total Cites2016310
Total Cites2017265
Total Cites2018267
Total Cites2019313
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document19990.333
External Cites per document20000.533
External Cites per document20010.313
External Cites per document20020.597
External Cites per document20030.623
External Cites per document20040.556
External Cites per document20050.660
External Cites per document20060.667
External Cites per document20071.275
External Cites per document20081.116
External Cites per document20091.339
External Cites per document20101.694
External Cites per document20111.320
External Cites per document20121.603
External Cites per document20132.018
External Cites per document20142.048
External Cites per document20152.042
External Cites per document20161.820
External Cites per document20171.329
External Cites per document20181.490
External Cites per document20191.786
Cites per document19990.410
Cites per document20000.800
Cites per document20010.313
Cites per document20020.776
Cites per document20030.667
Cites per document20040.750
Cites per document20050.868
Cites per document20060.990
Cites per document20071.559
Cites per document20081.337
Cites per document20091.578
Cites per document20101.901
Cites per document20111.560
Cites per document20121.845
Cites per document20132.451
Cites per document20142.504
Cites per document20152.458
Cites per document20162.067
Cites per document20171.710
Cites per document20181.745
Cites per document20192.032
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20053
Non-citable documents20063
Non-citable documents20075
Non-citable documents200812
Non-citable documents200915
Non-citable documents201012
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20123
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents20177
Non-citable documents20185
Non-citable documents20196
Citable documents199978
Citable documents200090
Citable documents200196
Citable documents200267
Citable documents200369
Citable documents200472
Citable documents2005106
Citable documents2006102
Citable documents2007102
Citable documents200895
Citable documents2009109
Citable documents2010111
Citable documents2011125
Citable documents2012116
Citable documents2013113
Citable documents2014125
Citable documents2015142
Citable documents2016150
Citable documents2017155
Citable documents2018153
Citable documents2019154
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents199950
Uncited documents200049
Uncited documents200177
Uncited documents200234
Uncited documents200345
Uncited documents200446
Uncited documents200560
Uncited documents200654
Uncited documents200744
Uncited documents200851
Uncited documents200952
Uncited documents201050
Uncited documents201151
Uncited documents201241
Uncited documents201329
Uncited documents201437
Uncited documents201555
Uncited documents201640
Uncited documents201753
Uncited documents201848
Uncited documents201956
Cited documents199928
Cited documents200041
Cited documents200119
Cited documents200233
Cited documents200324
Cited documents200428
Cited documents200549
Cited documents200651
Cited documents200763
Cited documents200856
Cited documents200972
Cited documents201073
Cited documents201178
Cited documents201278
Cited documents201387
Cited documents201492
Cited documents201592
Cited documents2016118
Cited documents2017109
Cited documents2018110
Cited documents2019104
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