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Scottish Literary Review

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Literature and Literary Theory
Publisher Association for Scottish Literary Studies
Publication typeJournals
Scope Scottish Literary Review is the leading international journal for Scottish literary studies. Scottish Literary Review publishes critical and scholarly articles and reviews from around the world. The journal explores Scottish literature through its various social, cultural, historical and philosophical contexts, including theatre and film, and its interactions with literatures from beyond Scotland, and encourages debate on issues of contemporary significance to literary studies.


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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.

Literature and Literary Theory2003Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2004Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2005Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2006Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2007Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2008Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q1

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)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.083
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.115
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.167
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.204
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.160
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.070
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.109
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.053
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.079
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.045
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.017
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.086
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.017
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.148
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.083
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.115
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.054
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.095
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.047
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.019
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.136
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.024
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.068
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.021
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.156
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.115
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.043
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.115
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.129
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.053
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.031
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.031
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.207
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 Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20041
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20082
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20194
Total Cites20020
Total Cites20031
Total Cites20043
Total Cites20056
Total Cites20062
Total Cites20076
Total Cites20084
Total Cites20094
Total Cites20104
Total Cites20112
Total Cites20124
Total Cites20135
Total Cites20141
Total Cites20156
Total Cites20161
Total Cites20173
Total Cites20181
Total Cites20197
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 document20020
External Cites per document20030.083
External Cites per document20040.077
External Cites per document20050.167
External Cites per document20060.054
External Cites per document20070.167
External Cites per document20080.050
External Cites per document20090.091
External Cites per document20100.095
External Cites per document20110.047
External Cites per document20120.087
External Cites per document20130.094
External Cites per document20140.019
External Cites per document20150.114
External Cites per document20160.024
External Cites per document20170.068
External Cites per document20180.021
External Cites per document20190.067
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.083
Cites per document20040.115
Cites per document20050.167
Cites per document20060.054
Cites per document20070.167
Cites per document20080.100
Cites per document20090.091
Cites per document20100.095
Cites per document20110.047
Cites per document20120.087
Cites per document20130.094
Cites per document20140.019
Cites per document20150.136
Cites per document20160.024
Cites per document20170.068
Cites per document20180.021
Cites per document20190.156
% 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 documents20020
Non-citable documents20031
Non-citable documents20041
Non-citable documents20055
Non-citable documents20069
Non-citable documents200710
Non-citable documents20087
Non-citable documents20092
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents20187
Non-citable documents20197
Citable documents20020
Citable documents200312
Citable documents200426
Citable documents200536
Citable documents200637
Citable documents200736
Citable documents200840
Citable documents200944
Citable documents201042
Citable documents201143
Citable documents201246
Citable documents201353
Citable documents201452
Citable documents201544
Citable documents201642
Citable documents201744
Citable documents201848
Citable documents201945
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 documents20020
Uncited documents200312
Uncited documents200424
Uncited documents200535
Uncited documents200644
Uncited documents200740
Uncited documents200843
Uncited documents200942
Uncited documents201040
Uncited documents201143
Uncited documents201246
Uncited documents201353
Uncited documents201457
Uncited documents201544
Uncited documents201646
Uncited documents201748
Uncited documents201854
Uncited documents201946
Cited documents20020
Cited documents20031
Cited documents20043
Cited documents20056
Cited documents20062
Cited documents20076
Cited documents20084
Cited documents20094
Cited documents20104
Cited documents20112
Cited documents20124
Cited documents20135
Cited documents20141
Cited documents20155
Cited documents20161
Cited documents20172
Cited documents20181
Cited documents20196
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