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7
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
Cultural Studies
PublisherSchool of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18365132
Coverage2009-ongoing
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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
Communication2010Q3
Communication2011Q4
Communication2012Q4
Communication2013Q4
Communication2014Q3
Communication2015Q3
Communication2016Q4
Communication2017Q4
Communication2018Q4
Cultural Studies2010Q2
Cultural Studies2011Q3
Cultural Studies2012Q3
Cultural Studies2013Q3
Cultural Studies2014Q2
Cultural Studies2015Q2
Cultural Studies2016Q3
Cultural Studies2017Q3
Cultural Studies2018Q3
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
20100.136
20110.119
20120.105
20130.121
20140.138
20150.151
20160.118
20170.106
20180.108
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)20100.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.405
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.317
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.354
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.327
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.059
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.405
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.293
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.227
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.278
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.276
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.405
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.235
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.278
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.120
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.276
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.111
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20131
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20180
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20102
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201213
Total Cites201312
Total Cites20145
Total Cites20155
Total Cites20166
Total Cites20178
Total Cites20182
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.286
External Cites per document20110.378
External Cites per document20120.317
External Cites per document20130.268
External Cites per document20140.227
External Cites per document20150.167
External Cites per document20160.139
External Cites per document20170.241
External Cites per document20180.059
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.286
Cites per document20110.405
Cites per document20120.317
Cites per document20130.293
Cites per document20140.227
Cites per document20150.278
Cites per document20160.167
Cites per document20170.276
Cites per document20180.059
% 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
20090.00
20108.82
20110.00
201225.00
20130.00
20140
20150.00
201620.00
20170.00
20180
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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20136
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Citable documents20090
Citable documents20107
Citable documents201137
Citable documents201241
Citable documents201341
Citable documents201422
Citable documents201518
Citable documents201636
Citable documents201729
Citable documents201834
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 documents20090
Uncited documents20105
Uncited documents201130
Uncited documents201237
Uncited documents201337
Uncited documents201423
Uncited documents201516
Uncited documents201634
Uncited documents201724
Uncited documents201835
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20102
Cited documents201111
Cited documents20129
Cited documents201310
Cited documents20143
Cited documents20155
Cited documents20165
Cited documents20177
Cited documents20182
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