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Tydskrif vir Letterkundeopen access

Country

South Africa

Universities and research institutions in South Africa

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

University of Pretoria

University of Pretoria in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

5

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

0041476X

Coverage

2008-2019

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

jacomien.vanniekerk@up.ac.za

Scope

Tydskrif vir Letterkunde (Journal for Literature) invites the submission of original, previously unpublished research and overview articles on theoretical, applied or comparative aspects of African literatures and cultural practices. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Cultural Studies2009Q3
Cultural Studies2010Q4
Cultural Studies2011Q3
Cultural Studies2012Q3
Cultural Studies2013Q3
Cultural Studies2014Q2
Cultural Studies2015Q1
Cultural Studies2016Q2
Cultural Studies2017Q2
Cultural Studies2018Q2
Cultural Studies2019Q3
Cultural Studies2020Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2020Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20090.101
20100.100
20110.111
20120.111
20130.115
20140.144
20150.237
20160.183
20170.235
20180.182
20190.118
20200.150
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200816
200931
201018
201128
201225
201319
201425
201528
201631
201725
201838
201917
202023
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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.043
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.062
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.098
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.155
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.144
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.165
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.202
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.043
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.062
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.127
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.159
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.064
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.113
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.043
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.061
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.113
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.045
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.264
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.102
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.214
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.048
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.109
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20122
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20183
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20102
Total Cites20114
Total Cites201213
Total Cites20139
Total Cites20148
Total Cites201511
Total Cites201614
Total Cites201716
Total Cites201815
Total Cites20196
Total Cites20209
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20080
External Cites per document20090.000
External Cites per document20100.048
External Cites per document20110.033
External Cites per document20120.153
External Cites per document20130.116
External Cites per document20140.100
External Cites per document20150.101
External Cites per document20160.194
External Cites per document20170.185
External Cites per document20180.150
External Cites per document20190.056
External Cites per document20200.117
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.043
Cites per document20110.062
Cites per document20120.169
Cites per document20130.127
Cites per document20140.111
Cites per document20150.159
Cites per document20160.194
Cites per document20170.190
Cites per document20180.179
Cites per document20190.064
Cites per document20200.113
% 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
200818.75
20099.68
201011.11
201110.71
20120.00
20135.26
201412.00
20150.00
201616.13
20174.00
20180.00
20195.88
20204.35
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20092
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20195
Non-citable documents20203
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200914
Citable documents201042
Citable documents201160
Citable documents201272
Citable documents201369
Citable documents201470
Citable documents201569
Citable documents201672
Citable documents201781
Citable documents201880
Citable documents201989
Citable documents202077
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20080
Uncited documents200916
Uncited documents201045
Uncited documents201161
Uncited documents201265
Uncited documents201362
Uncited documents201466
Uncited documents201560
Uncited documents201663
Uncited documents201771
Uncited documents201872
Uncited documents201988
Uncited documents202074
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20102
Cited documents20114
Cited documents201212
Cited documents20139
Cited documents20146
Cited documents20159
Cited documents20169
Cited documents201713
Cited documents201812
Cited documents20196
Cited documents20206
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