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Revista Portuguesa de Educacaoopen access



Universities and research institutions in Portugal

Subject Area and Category


Center for Research in Education, Institute of Education of the University of Minho

Universidade do Minho in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



08719187, 21830452





How to publish in this journal


The journal accepts the submission of manuscripts on empirically sustained research or texts of innovative theoretical reflection that contribute to the advancement of knowledge on topics such as social inclusion, citizenship, human rights; school policies, governance and organization; pedagogy and formal education (including classroom, teachers, students and didactics), as well as non-formal and informal educational contexts and processes; and interface articles between these and other areas related to Education. As one of the PJE's goals is to contribute to the strengthening of the scientific community in which it belongs, it accepts the submission of works located in an international context and written in one of four languages, namely Portuguese, Spanish, English or French. It also encourages the publication of works by young researchers, along with recognized names in the scientific area in which the journal is inscribed. 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.


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)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.118
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.253
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.153
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.153
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.263
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 Cites20180
Self Cites20192
Self Cites20201
Self Cites20215
Total Cites20180
Total Cites20194
Total Cites20209
Total Cites202123
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 document20180
External Cites per document20190.065
External Cites per document20200.148
External Cites per document20210.214
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.118
Cites per document20200.153
Cites per document20210.253
% 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 documents20180
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20205
Non-citable documents20217
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201931
Citable documents202054
Citable documents202184
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 documents20180
Uncited documents201931
Uncited documents202051
Uncited documents202174
Cited documents20180
Cited documents20193
Cited documents20208
Cited documents202117
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