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Convergence

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Communication
PublisherSAGE Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17487382, 13548565
Coverage1995-ongoing
Scope Convergence is an international peer-reviewed academic paper journal which was set up in 1995 to address the creative, social, political and pedagogical issues raised by the advent of new media technologies. As an international research journal, it provides a forum both for monitoring and exploring developments and for publishing vital research. Published quarterly (from 1997) and adopting an inter-disciplinary approach, Convergence has developed this area into an entirely new research field.

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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
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)1999Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2000Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2002Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2003Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2004Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2006Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Communication1999Q4
Communication2000Q3
Communication2001Q4
Communication2002Q3
Communication2003Q3
Communication2004Q4
Communication2005Q3
Communication2006Q3
Communication2007Q3
Communication2008Q2
Communication2009Q1
Communication2010Q1
Communication2011Q1
Communication2012Q2
Communication2013Q1
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q1
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q2
Communication2018Q1
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
19990.177
20000.209
20010.152
20020.222
20030.168
20040.140
20050.195
20060.167
20070.314
20080.300
20090.682
20100.998
20111.223
20120.511
20130.893
20141.193
20150.983
20160.500
20170.521
20180.708
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)19990.088
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.091
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.106
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.192
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.341
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.392
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.678
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.248
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.920
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.491
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.009
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.965
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.530
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.176
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.700
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.781
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.088
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.082
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.159
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.258
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.340
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.312
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.705
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.427
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.235
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.061
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.879
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.465
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.364
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.532
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.065
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.102
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.115
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.246
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.177
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.185
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.365
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.736
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.517
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.793
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.660
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.758
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.629
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.043
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.821
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 Cites19993
Self Cites20006
Self Cites20015
Self Cites20025
Self Cites20033
Self Cites20042
Self Cites20056
Self Cites20064
Self Cites20074
Self Cites20087
Self Cites20094
Self Cites201012
Self Cites201114
Self Cites20125
Self Cites20139
Self Cites201414
Self Cites20153
Self Cites20163
Self Cites20177
Self Cites201811
Total Cites199912
Total Cites200012
Total Cites200116
Total Cites200221
Total Cites200317
Total Cites200425
Total Cites200516
Total Cites200633
Total Cites200729
Total Cites200862
Total Cites2009117
Total Cites2010190
Total Cites2011224
Total Cites2012120
Total Cites2013169
Total Cites2014222
Total Cites2015186
Total Cites2016148
Total Cites2017146
Total Cites2018167
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 document19990.066
External Cites per document20000.041
External Cites per document20010.079
External Cites per document20020.137
External Cites per document20030.131
External Cites per document20040.237
External Cites per document20050.110
External Cites per document20060.299
External Cites per document20070.269
External Cites per document20080.625
External Cites per document20091.378
External Cites per document20102.094
External Cites per document20112.414
External Cites per document20121.369
External Cites per document20131.951
External Cites per document20142.364
External Cites per document20151.848
External Cites per document20161.436
External Cites per document20171.299
External Cites per document20181.431
Cites per document19990.088
Cites per document20000.082
Cites per document20010.114
Cites per document20020.179
Cites per document20030.159
Cites per document20040.258
Cites per document20050.176
Cites per document20060.340
Cites per document20070.312
Cites per document20080.705
Cites per document20091.427
Cites per document20102.235
Cites per document20112.575
Cites per document20121.429
Cites per document20132.061
Cites per document20142.523
Cites per document20151.879
Cites per document20161.465
Cites per document20171.364
Cites per document20181.532
% 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
200013.04
200115.00
200218.18
20035.56
200411.76
200512.82
200612.50
20076.67
20086.06
20090.00
20100.00
20113.23
20120.00
201313.89
201415.38
201520.00
20167.69
201720.00
201813.43
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 documents199911
Non-citable documents200012
Non-citable documents200112
Non-citable documents200212
Non-citable documents200312
Non-citable documents200412
Non-citable documents200512
Non-citable documents200612
Non-citable documents200712
Non-citable documents200813
Non-citable documents200913
Non-citable documents201012
Non-citable documents201112
Non-citable documents201213
Non-citable documents201314
Non-citable documents201412
Non-citable documents20159
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents201810
Citable documents1999136
Citable documents2000147
Citable documents2001140
Citable documents2002117
Citable documents2003107
Citable documents200497
Citable documents200591
Citable documents200697
Citable documents200793
Citable documents200888
Citable documents200982
Citable documents201085
Citable documents201187
Citable documents201284
Citable documents201382
Citable documents201488
Citable documents201599
Citable documents2016101
Citable documents2017107
Citable documents2018109
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 documents1999138
Uncited documents2000148
Uncited documents2001141
Uncited documents2002113
Uncited documents2003109
Uncited documents200492
Uncited documents200593
Uncited documents200686
Uncited documents200782
Uncited documents200869
Uncited documents200948
Uncited documents201043
Uncited documents201148
Uncited documents201243
Uncited documents201337
Uncited documents201442
Uncited documents201545
Uncited documents201661
Uncited documents201753
Uncited documents201850
Cited documents19999
Cited documents200011
Cited documents200111
Cited documents200216
Cited documents200310
Cited documents200417
Cited documents200510
Cited documents200623
Cited documents200723
Cited documents200832
Cited documents200947
Cited documents201054
Cited documents201151
Cited documents201254
Cited documents201359
Cited documents201458
Cited documents201563
Cited documents201649
Cited documents201760
Cited documents201869
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