Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Papers on Language and Literature

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Southern Illinois University Press

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

8

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00311294

Coverage

2002-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

pll@siue.edu

Scope

PLL is a generalist journal of literary criticism and scholarship published quarterly at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. PLL publishes essays on all national literatures and historical periods, as well as book reviews, notes, and original materials such as notebooks, letters, and journals. PLL defines the word "language" broadly and welcomes submissions on visual and/or digital languages. PLL began publication in 1965; its founding editor was Nicholas T. Joost, who was succeeded by Alvin Sullivan until his passing in 1991. The journal was then edited by Dickie Spurgeon from 1991 to 1992, then passed to co-editorship under Jack G. Voller and Brian Abel Ragen until 1997, at which point Professor Ragen edited the journal until his retirement in 2008. Professor Voller returned for five years as editor until his retirement in 2013. 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
Linguistics and Language2003Q4
Linguistics and Language2004Q4
Linguistics and Language2005Q4
Linguistics and Language2006Q4
Linguistics and Language2007Q4
Linguistics and Language2008Q4
Linguistics and Language2009Q4
Linguistics and Language2010Q4
Linguistics and Language2011Q3
Linguistics and Language2012Q3
Linguistics and Language2013Q4
Linguistics and Language2014Q3
Linguistics and Language2015Q3
Linguistics and Language2016Q4
Linguistics and Language2017Q3
Linguistics and Language2018Q4
Linguistics and Language2019Q4
Linguistics and Language2020Q4
Linguistics and Language2021Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2003Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2004Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2005Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2006Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2007Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2008Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2020Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2021Q4
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
20030.101
20040.100
20050.100
20060.100
20070.100
20080.100
20090.100
20100.103
20110.172
20120.107
20130.100
20140.123
20150.109
20160.100
20170.129
20180.101
20190.101
20200.101
20210.101
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
200220
200318
200418
200515
200616
200719
200821
200915
201015
201118
201217
201317
201420
201511
20169
201717
201816
201915
202014
20216
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)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.050
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.026
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.127
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.088
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.157
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.159
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.045
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.108
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.070
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.057
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.129
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.080
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.196
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.120
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.038
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.063
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.175
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.081
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.146
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.026
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.097
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.025
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.152
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.081
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.194
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.103
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 Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20071
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Self Cites20210
Total Cites20020
Total Cites20031
Total Cites20041
Total Cites20054
Total Cites20066
Total Cites20076
Total Cites20084
Total Cites20094
Total Cites201010
Total Cites201110
Total Cites20129
Total Cites20136
Total Cites20142
Total Cites20154
Total Cites20163
Total Cites20177
Total Cites20183
Total Cites20193
Total Cites20207
Total Cites20214
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 document20020
External Cites per document20030.050
External Cites per document20040.026
External Cites per document20050.071
External Cites per document20060.118
External Cites per document20070.102
External Cites per document20080.080
External Cites per document20090.071
External Cites per document20100.182
External Cites per document20110.196
External Cites per document20120.188
External Cites per document20130.120
External Cites per document20140.039
External Cites per document20150.077
External Cites per document20160.067
External Cites per document20170.158
External Cites per document20180.088
External Cites per document20190.077
External Cites per document20200.156
External Cites per document20210.091
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.050
Cites per document20040.026
Cites per document20050.071
Cites per document20060.118
Cites per document20070.122
Cites per document20080.080
Cites per document20090.071
Cites per document20100.182
Cites per document20110.196
Cites per document20120.188
Cites per document20130.120
Cites per document20140.038
Cites per document20150.074
Cites per document20160.063
Cites per document20170.175
Cites per document20180.081
Cites per document20190.071
Cites per document20200.146
Cites per document20210.089
% 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
20020.00
20030.00
20040.00
20050.00
20060.00
20070.00
20080.00
20090.00
20100.00
20110.00
20120.00
20135.88
20140.00
20150.00
20160.00
20170.00
20186.25
20196.67
20207.14
20210.00
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 documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20203
Non-citable documents20211
Citable documents20020
Citable documents200320
Citable documents200438
Citable documents200556
Citable documents200651
Citable documents200749
Citable documents200850
Citable documents200956
Citable documents201055
Citable documents201151
Citable documents201248
Citable documents201350
Citable documents201451
Citable documents201552
Citable documents201645
Citable documents201738
Citable documents201834
Citable documents201939
Citable documents202045
Citable documents202144
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 documents20020
Uncited documents200319
Uncited documents200437
Uncited documents200552
Uncited documents200645
Uncited documents200744
Uncited documents200847
Uncited documents200952
Uncited documents201047
Uncited documents201143
Uncited documents201240
Uncited documents201344
Uncited documents201450
Uncited documents201550
Uncited documents201645
Uncited documents201734
Uncited documents201834
Uncited documents201939
Uncited documents202045
Uncited documents202142
Cited documents20020
Cited documents20031
Cited documents20041
Cited documents20054
Cited documents20066
Cited documents20075
Cited documents20083
Cited documents20094
Cited documents20108
Cited documents20118
Cited documents20128
Cited documents20136
Cited documents20142
Cited documents20154
Cited documents20163
Cited documents20176
Cited documents20183
Cited documents20193
Cited documents20203
Cited documents20213
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