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Revista Interuniversitaria de Formacion del Profesoradoopen access



Universities and research institutions in Spain
Media Ranking in Spain

Subject Area and Category


Asociacion Universitaria de Formacion del Profesorado (AUFOP)



Publication type



25303791, 02138646





How to publish in this journal


The "Revista Interuniversitaria de Formación del Profesorado (RIFOP)" is an international peer review journal, and is indexed in databases, repositories and indexes of national and international impact. RIFOP publishes original pieces of research on teacher training from a multidisciplinary and international outlook. This journal is governed by good practices in gender equality. RIFOP provides a means of communication and dissemination of research and a forum for debate among professionals through quantitative and qualitative research from different backgrounds, countries and cultures. The focus is on teachers, their training, and the social, political and historical contexts involved in teaching and learning processes. In addition, the journal will welcome bibliographical and theoretical research on the connection between education theory and practice, including academic staff involved in initial training and professional development. The approach also takes in the original and rigorous analysis of the policies and practices involved in the preparation of teachers at all levels, and the contribution of higher education to teaching and learning processes. The international character of the journal means that papers can be submitted in Spanish, Italian, English, French or Portuguese. The journal comprises two sections, one monographic and the other miscellaneous. Papers on the monographic issue can be sent in during the dates stipulated in the "call for papers", which will be announced on the journal’s website. The miscellaneous section will be made up of papers addressing a variety of issues and the submission period will be continuously open. RIFOP is a "Diamond journal" (OA diamon journal). The journal does not have APC, that is, there is no cost for the evaluation and publication of articles. 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.

Cultural Studies2021Q2
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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)20200.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.738
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.630
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.738
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.630
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.738
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.630
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 Cites20200
Self Cites20217
Self Cites20227
Total Cites20200
Total Cites202131
Total Cites202251
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 document20200
External Cites per document20210.571
External Cites per document20220.543
Cites per document20200.000
Cites per document20210.738
Cites per document20220.630
% 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 documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Non-citable documents20220
Citable documents20200
Citable documents202142
Citable documents202281
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 documents20200
Uncited documents202125
Uncited documents202250
Cited documents20200
Cited documents202117
Cited documents202231
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