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Bulletin de l'Institut Scientifique, Section Sciences de la Terreopen access



Universities and research institutions in Morocco
Media Ranking in Morocco

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Universite Mohammed V de Rabat, Institut Scientifique



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"Bulletin de l’Institut Scientifique" is the continuation of the old "Bulletin de la Société des Sciences Naturelles et Physiques du Maroc", which published original articles, brief notes, and multidisciplinary series since 1976 until 2000; date of split of the bulletin on two series: Série Sciences de la Terre (Earth Sciences Serie) and Série Sciences de la Vie (Life Sciences Serie). 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.

Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q4
Earth and Planetary Sciences (miscellaneous)2021Q4

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)20130.219
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.207
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.353
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.311
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.231
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.485
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.656
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.559
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.219
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.353
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.115
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.231
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.556
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.219
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.207
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.294
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 Cites20142
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20201
Self Cites20210
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20137
Total Cites201412
Total Cites201524
Total Cites201614
Total Cites20173
Total Cites20186
Total Cites201915
Total Cites202012
Total Cites20219
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 document20130.156
External Cites per document20140.172
External Cites per document20150.353
External Cites per document20160.333
External Cites per document20170.115
External Cites per document20180.231
External Cites per document20190.556
External Cites per document20200.500
External Cites per document20210.375
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.219
Cites per document20140.207
Cites per document20150.353
Cites per document20160.333
Cites per document20170.115
Cites per document20180.231
Cites per document20190.556
Cites per document20200.545
Cites per document20210.375
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201332
Citable documents201458
Citable documents201568
Citable documents201642
Citable documents201726
Citable documents201826
Citable documents201927
Citable documents202022
Citable documents202124
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 documents201328
Uncited documents201449
Uncited documents201550
Uncited documents201629
Uncited documents201723
Uncited documents201821
Uncited documents201915
Uncited documents202015
Uncited documents202115
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20134
Cited documents20149
Cited documents201518
Cited documents201613
Cited documents20173
Cited documents20185
Cited documents201912
Cited documents20207
Cited documents20219
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