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Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Canada

Country Canada  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Canada
23
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Subject Area and CategoryEarth and Planetary Sciences
Geology
PublisherNatural Resources Canada
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00687626
Coverage1981-1985, 1988-2009
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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
Geology1999Q3
Geology2000Q3
Geology2001Q3
Geology2002Q3
Geology2003Q3
Geology2004Q3
Geology2005Q4
Geology2006Q4
Geology2007Q3
Geology2008Q4
Geology2009Q3
Geology2010Q3
Geology2011Q4
Geology2012Q4
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
19990.232
20000.291
20010.272
20020.301
20030.253
20040.220
20050.115
20060.117
20070.273
20080.138
20090.239
20100.266
20110.128
20120.120
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)19990.277
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.566
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.602
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.644
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.296
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.287
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.103
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.177
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.132
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.386
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.321
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.377
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.650
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.277
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.592
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.579
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.495
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.109
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.303
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.176
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.706
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.372
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.225
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.028
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.526
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.114
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.056
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20005
Self Cites20011
Self Cites20021
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20045
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Total Cites199933
Total Cites200087
Total Cites200148
Total Cites200284
Total Cites200346
Total Cites200421
Total Cites20057
Total Cites20065
Total Cites200712
Total Cites20089
Total Cites200920
Total Cites201027
Total Cites20118
Total Cites20122
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 document19990.277
External Cites per document20000.558
External Cites per document20010.336
External Cites per document20020.572
External Cites per document20030.495
External Cites per document20040.184
External Cites per document20050.109
External Cites per document20060.078
External Cites per document20070.255
External Cites per document20080.188
External Cites per document20090.303
External Cites per document20100.391
External Cites per document20110.200
External Cites per document20120.111
Cites per document19990.277
Cites per document20000.592
Cites per document20010.343
Cites per document20020.579
Cites per document20030.495
Cites per document20040.241
Cites per document20050.109
Cites per document20060.078
Cites per document20070.255
Cites per document20080.188
Cites per document20090.303
Cites per document20100.391
Cites per document20110.200
Cites per document20120.111
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20010.00
20020.00
200343.75
20040.00
200520.00
200613.33
200713.79
200830.43
200927.78
20100
20110
20120
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20063
Non-citable documents20073
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20120
Citable documents1999119
Citable documents2000147
Citable documents2001140
Citable documents2002145
Citable documents200393
Citable documents200487
Citable documents200564
Citable documents200664
Citable documents200747
Citable documents200848
Citable documents200966
Citable documents201069
Citable documents201140
Citable documents201218
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 documents199997
Uncited documents200094
Uncited documents2001103
Uncited documents200299
Uncited documents200360
Uncited documents200469
Uncited documents200560
Uncited documents200662
Uncited documents200746
Uncited documents200843
Uncited documents200956
Uncited documents201055
Uncited documents201135
Uncited documents201216
Cited documents199922
Cited documents200053
Cited documents200137
Cited documents200246
Cited documents200333
Cited documents200418
Cited documents20056
Cited documents20065
Cited documents20074
Cited documents20086
Cited documents200911
Cited documents201015
Cited documents20116
Cited documents20122
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