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Applied Linguistics Review



Universities and research institutions in Poland

Subject Area and Category


De Gruyter Mouton



Publication type



18686303, 18686311


2012-2013, 2015-2020



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Applied Linguistics Review (ALR) is an international, peer-reviewed journal that bridges the gap between linguistics and applied areas such as education, psychology and human development, sociology and politics. It serves as a testing ground for the articulation of original ideas and approaches in the study of real-world issues in which language plays a crucial role. ALR brings together critical reflections of current debates and new theoretical and empirical research. Topics: Aspects of the linguistic and communicative competence of the individual: bilingualism and multilingualism first or second language acquisition literacy language disorders Language and communication related problems in and between societies: linguistic discrimination language conflict communication in the workplace language policy and language planning and language ideology. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Language and Linguistics2019Q1
Language and Linguistics2020Q1
Linguistics and Language2019Q1
Linguistics and Language2020Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.688
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.242
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.564
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.065
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.103
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.520
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.578
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.688
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.242
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.644
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.618
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.688
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.412
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.644
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.522
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.698
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.585
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20184
Self Cites20197
Self Cites20203
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201311
Total Cites201541
Total Cites201659
Total Cites201774
Total Cites2018143
Total Cites2019123
Total Cites2020171
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.563
External Cites per document20151.212
External Cites per document20161.526
External Cites per document20171.636
External Cites per document20182.138
External Cites per document20191.706
External Cites per document20201.750
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.688
Cites per document20151.242
Cites per document20161.513
Cites per document20171.644
Cites per document20182.103
Cites per document20191.618
Cites per document20201.629
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20209
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201316
Citable documents201533
Citable documents201638
Citable documents201744
Citable documents201865
Citable documents201968
Citable documents202096
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 documents20120
Uncited documents20138
Uncited documents201515
Uncited documents201622
Uncited documents201727
Uncited documents201822
Uncited documents201924
Uncited documents202048
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20138
Cited documents201518
Cited documents201617
Cited documents201718
Cited documents201846
Cited documents201952
Cited documents202057
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