Scimago Journal & Country Rank

DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology

Country

India

Universities and research institutions in India

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC)

H-Index

13

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

09740643, 09764658

Coverage

2012-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

djlit@desidoc.drdo.in

Scope

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology publishes original research and review papers related to library science and IT applied to library activities, services, and products. Major subject fields covered include: Information systems, Knowledge management, Collection building & management, Information behaviour & retrieval, Librarianship/library management, Library & information services, Records management & preservation, etc. 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
Library and Information Sciences2013Q4
Library and Information Sciences2014Q3
Library and Information Sciences2015Q2
Library and Information Sciences2016Q2
Library and Information Sciences2017Q2
Library and Information Sciences2018Q2
Library and Information Sciences2019Q2
Library and Information Sciences2020Q1
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
20130.145
20140.275
20150.371
20160.392
20170.313
20180.274
20190.281
20200.514
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
201269
201366
201463
201554
201651
201760
201861
201954
202053
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)20130.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.363
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.488
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.711
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.938
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.106
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.363
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.455
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.435
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.618
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.890
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.211
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.363
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.426
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.615
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.381
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.523
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.967
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.209
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201531
Self Cites201621
Self Cites201723
Self Cites201827
Self Cites20199
Self Cites202026
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201449
Total Cites201590
Total Cites201697
Total Cites201773
Total Cites2018102
Total Cites2019153
Total Cites2020212
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.203
External Cites per document20140.325
External Cites per document20150.317
External Cites per document20160.434
External Cites per document20170.307
External Cites per document20180.463
External Cites per document20190.852
External Cites per document20201.088
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.188
Cites per document20140.363
Cites per document20150.455
Cites per document20160.530
Cites per document20170.435
Cites per document20180.618
Cites per document20190.890
Cites per document20201.211
% 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
20122.90
20133.03
20143.17
20151.85
20160.00
20173.33
20184.92
20199.26
20201.89
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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20149
Non-citable documents201512
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents20175
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20204
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201364
Citable documents2014126
Citable documents2015186
Citable documents2016175
Citable documents2017163
Citable documents2018162
Citable documents2019169
Citable documents2020171
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201358
Uncited documents2014101
Uncited documents2015133
Uncited documents2016118
Uncited documents2017110
Uncited documents2018104
Uncited documents201992
Uncited documents202066
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201311
Cited documents201434
Cited documents201565
Cited documents201665
Cited documents201758
Cited documents201861
Cited documents201980
Cited documents2020109
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