Scimago Journal & Country Rank

SPAL

Country

Spain

Universities and research institutions in Spain

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Seville University Press

Universidad de Sevilla in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

4

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

11334525, 22553924

Coverage

2015-2019

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

mcortes@us.es

Scope

Spal, Revista de Prehistoria y Arqueología de la Universidad de Sevilla, is a scientific publication of the Faculty of Geography and History, which has been published yearly in an uninterrupted way since it was founded in 1992. All 22 published issues are available online under Creative Commons License (CC-BY-NC-ND) at the University of Sevilla’s Publication Services website at http://www.publius.us.es/spal Spal is addressed to researchers and professional interested in Prehistory, Archeology and Cultural Heritage as a tool for disseminating scientific research and as an open forum for the discussion of theoretical and methodological issues. The journal’s primary geographic scope is the southwest of Europe and the western Mediterranean, in addition to the colonial period of America. 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
Archeology2016Q1
Archeology2017Q2
Archeology2018Q2
Archeology2019Q2
Archeology2020Q2
Archeology (arts and humanities)2016Q1
Archeology (arts and humanities)2017Q2
Archeology (arts and humanities)2018Q2
Archeology (arts and humanities)2019Q2
Archeology (arts and humanities)2020Q2
History2016Q1
History2017Q1
History2018Q1
History2019Q1
History2020Q1
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
20160.417
20170.200
20180.288
20190.260
20200.283
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
201510
201610
201715
201823
201922
202013
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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.700
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.514
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.700
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.514
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.542
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.450
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.560
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.474
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.378
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20181
Self Cites20194
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20150
Total Cites20167
Total Cites20175
Total Cites201818
Total Cites201926
Total Cites202027
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.700
External Cites per document20170.200
External Cites per document20180.486
External Cites per document20190.468
External Cites per document20200.458
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.700
Cites per document20170.250
Cites per document20180.514
Cites per document20190.542
Cites per document20200.450
% 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
20150.00
20160.00
20170.00
201826.09
201936.36
20207.69
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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201610
Citable documents201720
Citable documents201835
Citable documents201947
Citable documents202059
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 documents20150
Uncited documents20166
Uncited documents201715
Uncited documents201823
Uncited documents201929
Uncited documents202038
Cited documents20150
Cited documents20164
Cited documents20175
Cited documents201812
Cited documents201919
Cited documents202022
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