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Annual Review of Marine Science

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryEarth and Planetary Sciences
PublisherAnnual Reviews Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN19410611, 19411405
Scope The Annual Review of Marine Science, in publication since 2009, provides a perspective on the field of marine science. The journal draws from diverse topics within the major disciplines of coastal and blue water oceanography (biological, chemical, geological and physical) as well as subjects in ecology, conservation and technological developments with the marine environment as the unifying theme.


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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.


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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201015.722
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201118.543
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201221.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201323.342
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201418.829
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201520.482
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201617.267
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201715.747
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201816.988
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201918.655
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201015.722
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201118.543
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201221.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201320.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201417.615
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201520.387
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201614.076
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201715.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201816.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201918.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201015.722
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201118.543
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201216.368
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201319.195
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201416.773
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201515.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201613.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201714.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201815.875
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201917.128
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20104
Self Cites201122
Self Cites201216
Self Cites201317
Self Cites201411
Self Cites201516
Self Cites201614
Self Cites20178
Self Cites201811
Self Cites20196
Total Cites20090
Total Cites2010283
Total Cites2011649
Total Cites20121176
Total Cites20131178
Total Cites20141145
Total Cites20151264
Total Cites2016929
Total Cites2017959
Total Cites20181036
Total Cites20191090
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 document20090
External Cites per document201015.500
External Cites per document201117.914
External Cites per document201220.714
External Cites per document201320.017
External Cites per document201417.446
External Cites per document201520.129
External Cites per document201613.864
External Cites per document201715.095
External Cites per document201816.016
External Cites per document201918.067
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document201015.722
Cites per document201118.543
Cites per document201221.000
Cites per document201320.310
Cites per document201417.615
Cites per document201520.387
Cites per document201614.076
Cites per document201715.222
Cites per document201816.188
Cites per document201918.167
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20123
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20194
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201018
Citable documents201135
Citable documents201256
Citable documents201358
Citable documents201465
Citable documents201562
Citable documents201666
Citable documents201763
Citable documents201864
Citable documents201960
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 documents20090
Uncited documents20101
Uncited documents20111
Uncited documents20124
Uncited documents20133
Uncited documents20146
Uncited documents20152
Uncited documents20162
Uncited documents20172
Uncited documents20184
Uncited documents20196
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201018
Cited documents201135
Cited documents201255
Cited documents201358
Cited documents201463
Cited documents201562
Cited documents201665
Cited documents201761
Cited documents201862
Cited documents201958
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