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International Journal of the Book

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
3
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History
Literature and Literary Theory

Social Sciences
Communication
Library and Information Sciences
PublisherCommon Ground Research Networks
Publication typeJournals
ISSN14479567, 14479516
Coverage2011-2019
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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
Communication2012Q3
Communication2013Q4
Communication2014Q3
Communication2015Q3
Communication2016Q4
Communication2017Q4
Communication2018Q4
Communication2019Q4
History2012Q2
History2013Q2
History2014Q2
History2015Q2
History2016Q2
History2017Q2
History2018Q4
History2019Q2
Library and Information Sciences2012Q4
Library and Information Sciences2013Q4
Library and Information Sciences2014Q3
Library and Information Sciences2015Q3
Library and Information Sciences2016Q4
Library and Information Sciences2017Q4
Library and Information Sciences2018Q4
Library and Information Sciences2019Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q2
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
20120.160
20130.127
20140.163
20150.172
20160.127
20170.126
20180.101
20190.124
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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.069
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.036
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.087
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.037
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.069
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.036
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.123
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.069
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.088
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.093
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.133
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.133
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.214
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20124
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20144
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20124
Total Cites20134
Total Cites201412
Total Cites20159
Total Cites20167
Total Cites20174
Total Cites20180
Total Cites20193
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.000
External Cites per document20130.027
External Cites per document20140.058
External Cites per document20150.052
External Cites per document20160.088
External Cites per document20170.043
External Cites per document20180.000
External Cites per document20190.100
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.069
Cites per document20130.036
Cites per document20140.087
Cites per document20150.094
Cites per document20160.123
Cites per document20170.087
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.100
% 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
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20140.00
20150.00
20160.00
201712.50
20180.00
201925.00
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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201258
Citable documents2013111
Citable documents2014138
Citable documents201596
Citable documents201657
Citable documents201746
Citable documents201838
Citable documents201930
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 documents20110
Uncited documents201254
Uncited documents2013107
Uncited documents2014126
Uncited documents201588
Uncited documents201651
Uncited documents201742
Uncited documents201838
Uncited documents201929
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20124
Cited documents20134
Cited documents201412
Cited documents20158
Cited documents20166
Cited documents20174
Cited documents20180
Cited documents20191
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