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Knygotyraopen access



Universities and research institutions in Lithuania
Media Ranking in Lithuania

Subject Area and Category


Vilnius University Press



Publication type



23450053, 02042061





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The scholarly journal Knygotyra (Eng. Book Science) seeks to promote interdisciplinary research on the book and digital media culture, including all the varied possibilities of textual communication and related issues. Topics the journal covers include the theory and methodology of book science, book history and historiography, traditional and digital publishing, research on media literacy and reading, book art, bibliophily, studies in printed and digital heritage, book sociology, and closely related topics from the humanities and social sciences: epigraphy, codicology, the history of the library and librarianship, bibliography, archival studies and records management, etc. Knygotyra publishes original scientific articles, scientific publications of historical sources, reviews of books, and a chronicle of events that are important for book science. 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.

Library and Information Sciences2019Q4
Library and Information Sciences2020Q3
Library and Information Sciences2021Q3
Library and Information Sciences2022Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2020Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2021Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2022Q2

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)20190.030
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.117
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.030
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.209
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.203
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.209
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.237
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 Cites20190
Self Cites20208
Self Cites20213
Self Cites20221
Total Cites20180
Total Cites20191
Total Cites20209
Total Cites20219
Total Cites202214
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 document20190.031
External Cites per document20200.024
External Cites per document20210.081
External Cites per document20220.197
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.030
Cites per document20200.209
Cites per document20210.117
Cites per document20220.203
% 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 documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20213
Non-citable documents20223
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201932
Citable documents202042
Citable documents202174
Citable documents202266
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 documents201932
Uncited documents202034
Uncited documents202168
Uncited documents202258
Cited documents20180
Cited documents20191
Cited documents20209
Cited documents20219
Cited documents202211
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