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Journal of Rangeland Scienceopen access

Country

Iran

Universities and research institutions in Iran

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Islamic Azad University

H-Index

6

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

20089996, 2423642X

Coverage

2016-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

rs@iaub.ac.ir

Scope

Journal of Rangeland Science (JRS) is a national scholarly refereed research journal which aims to promote the theory and practice of rangeland science, innovation, engineering and management. A broad outline of the journals' scope includes: peer reviewed original research articles, case and technical reports, reviews and analyses papers, short communications and notes to the editor, in interdisciplinary information on the practice and status of research in rangeland science, both natural and man made. The main aspects of research areas include, but are not exclusive to: Rangeland Ecology, Eco-physiology of Rangeland Plants, Socio-Economic Factors of Basin, Rangeland Hydrology, GIS and Rangelands, Biodiversity Conservation, Natural Resource Sustainability, Modeling and Decision Support Tools in Natural Resource, Analysis and Assessment of Rangeland, Rangeland Development and Improvement, Grass and Forage Production, Management and Utilization, Soil and Water Conservation. 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
Ecology2017Q3
Ecology2018Q3
Ecology2019Q3
Ecology2020Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2017Q4
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2018Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2019Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2020Q3
Nature and Landscape Conservation2017Q3
Nature and Landscape Conservation2018Q3
Nature and Landscape Conservation2019Q3
Nature and Landscape Conservation2020Q3
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
20170.211
20180.221
20190.242
20200.266
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
201635
201736
201835
201936
202037
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)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.429
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.592
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.528
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.599
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.592
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.528
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.626
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.592
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.507
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.507
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 Cites20160
Self Cites201710
Self Cites201822
Self Cites201930
Self Cites202028
Total Cites20160
Total Cites201715
Total Cites201842
Total Cites201956
Total Cites202067
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 document20160
External Cites per document20170.143
External Cites per document20180.282
External Cites per document20190.245
External Cites per document20200.364
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20170.429
Cites per document20180.592
Cites per document20190.528
Cites per document20200.626
% 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
20165.71
20175.56
20188.57
201911.11
20208.11
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 documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20160
Citable documents201735
Citable documents201871
Citable documents2019106
Citable documents2020107
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 documents20160
Uncited documents201725
Uncited documents201842
Uncited documents201971
Uncited documents202063
Cited documents20160
Cited documents201710
Cited documents201829
Cited documents201935
Cited documents202044
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