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Smart Learning Environmentsopen access


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom
Media Ranking in United Kingdom

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2014-2016, 2018, 2020-2022



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Smart Learning Environments seeks academic articles on the issues related to the reform of the ways of teaching and learning through advancing current learning environments towards smart learning environments. It provides opportunities for discussions and constructive dialogue among various stakeholders on the limitations of existing learning environments, need for reform, innovative uses of emerging pedagogical approaches and technologies, and sharing and promotion of best practices, leading to the evolution, design and implementation of smart learning environments. The aim of the journal is to help various stakeholders of smart learning environments better understand each other's role in the overall process of education and how they may support each other. 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.

Computer Science Applications2021Q2
Computer Science Applications2022Q1

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20156.714
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.513
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20186.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20208.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20215.108
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20226.282
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20156.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.939
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20215.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20226.314
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20156.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.353
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20215.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20226.314
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 Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites201610
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20182
Self Cites20200
Self Cites20216
Self Cites20227
Total Cites20140
Total Cites201547
Total Cites2016118
Total Cites2017137
Total Cites2018130
Total Cites20204
Total Cites2021188
Total Cites2022442
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 document20140
External Cites per document20156.429
External Cites per document20164.696
External Cites per document20173.513
External Cites per document20183.879
External Cites per document20202.000
External Cites per document20215.056
External Cites per document20226.214
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20156.714
Cites per document20165.130
Cites per document20173.513
Cites per document20183.939
Cites per document20202.000
Cites per document20215.222
Cites per document20226.314
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20211
Non-citable documents20221
Citable documents20140
Citable documents20157
Citable documents201623
Citable documents201739
Citable documents201833
Citable documents20202
Citable documents202135
Citable documents202269
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 documents20140
Uncited documents20151
Uncited documents20168
Uncited documents201710
Uncited documents20183
Uncited documents20200
Uncited documents20219
Uncited documents20225
Cited documents20140
Cited documents20156
Cited documents201615
Cited documents201729
Cited documents201830
Cited documents20202
Cited documents202127
Cited documents202265
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