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Iranian Journal of Information Processing Managementopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran

Subject Area and Category


Iranian Research Institute for Information Science and Technology



Publication type



22518223, 22518231





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Iranian Journal of Information Processing & Management Quarterly is a peer-reviewed journal. Its first issue was published in September 1972 as “IRANDOC Technical Bulletin”. It was later changed name to “Information Science Quarterly” then “Information Science and Technology Quarterly” and finally " Iranian Journal of Information Proccessing & Management". All rights for this periodical, whether intellectual or otherwise, are reserved for Iranian Research Institute for Information Science and Technology. Now, This journal is electronical open access and every one can access it freely. 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.

Computer Science (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Computer Science (miscellaneous)2020Q4

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)20130.034
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.029
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.016
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.068
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.077
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.150
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.172
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.133
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.034
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.029
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.016
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.082
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.088
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.161
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.034
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.029
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.115
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.196
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.184
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.130
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 Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20192
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20133
Total Cites20144
Total Cites20153
Total Cites201612
Total Cites201713
Total Cites201826
Total Cites201928
Total Cites202025
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 document20130.036
External Cites per document20140.031
External Cites per document20150.017
External Cites per document20160.084
External Cites per document20170.090
External Cites per document20180.174
External Cites per document20190.149
External Cites per document20200.136
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.034
Cites per document20140.029
Cites per document20150.016
Cites per document20160.082
Cites per document20170.088
Cites per document20180.174
Cites per document20190.161
Cites per document20200.136
% 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 documents20134
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20158
Non-citable documents20164
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201383
Citable documents2014131
Citable documents2015179
Citable documents2016143
Citable documents2017144
Citable documents2018149
Citable documents2019174
Citable documents2020184
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 documents201384
Uncited documents2014133
Uncited documents2015184
Uncited documents2016137
Uncited documents2017136
Uncited documents2018127
Uncited documents2019154
Uncited documents2020162
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20133
Cited documents20143
Cited documents20153
Cited documents201610
Cited documents201711
Cited documents201822
Cited documents201920
Cited documents202022
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