Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Revista Mediterranea de Comunicacionopen access

Country

Spain

Universities and research institutions in Spain
Media Ranking in Spain

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Universidad de Alicante

Universitat d'Alacant in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

6

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

1989872X, 25300024

Coverage

2020-2022

Information

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How to publish in this journal

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Scope

Revista Mediterránea de Comunicación (RMC)/Mediterranean Journal of Communication (MJC) publishes double-blind reviewed research related to commercial communication, advertising, journalism or broadcasting. RMC/ MJC focuses mainly on research on Mediterranean countries. Manuscripts from geographically bordering and culturally twinned countries are also valued as long as they represent relevant experiences of interest to the Mediterranean zone. Revista Mediterránea de Comunicación (RMC)/Mediterranean Journal of Communication (MJC) welcomes interdisciplinary articles on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest and rigorous methodology. Revista Mediterránea de Comunicación (RMC)/Mediterranean Journal of Communication (MJC) is an open access journal interested in coming trends affecting communication. Each year we edit a unique electronic volume but with two semestral issues. The first one is published on January 1st and number two is published on July 1st. We publish in Spanish, English and/or Portuguese languages. In any case we will always publish metadata in Spanish and English. This journal has been created to service all kind of academic investigators, veterans as well as new ones, who will want to get diffusion for their academic and scientific investigations. This journal pretends to service the International community of investigators, enhancing an space where they can share, promote and publish their scientific production based in social communication research. Average time of review process: 65 days. Once admitted, the text is published in the ACCEPTED section pending the closing of the number. No charges are required on article processing and submission. Mediterranean Journal of Communication is a member of COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics). 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
Communication2021Q2
Communication2022Q2
Cultural Studies2022Q1
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
20210.389
20220.368
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
202043
202144
202250
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)20210.953
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20221.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.953
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20221.103
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.953
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20221.103
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 Cites20200
Self Cites20212
Self Cites202216
Total Cites20200
Total Cites202141
Total Cites202296
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 document20200
External Cites per document20210.907
External Cites per document20220.920
Cites per document20200.000
Cites per document20210.953
Cites per document20221.103
% 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
202018.60
20219.09
202220.00
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 documents20200
Non-citable documents20216
Non-citable documents202210
Citable documents20200
Citable documents202137
Citable documents202277
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 documents20200
Uncited documents202124
Uncited documents202242
Cited documents20200
Cited documents202119
Cited documents202245
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