Scimago Journal & Country Rank

October

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

MIT Press Journals

H-Index

18

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

01622870, 1536013X

Coverage

2002-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

octobermagazine@gmail.com

Scope

At the forefront of art criticism and theory, October focuses critical attention on the contemporary arts—film, painting, music, media, photography, performance, sculpture, and literature—and their various contexts of interpretation. Examining relationships between the arts and their critical and social contexts, October addresses a broad range of readers. Original, innovative, and provocative, each issue presents the best, most current texts by and about today’s artistic, intellectual, and critical vanguard. 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
Literature and Literary Theory2003Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2004Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2005Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2006Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2007Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2008Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2009Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2010Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2011Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2012Q1
Literature and Literary Theory2013Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2014Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2015Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2016Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2017Q2
Literature and Literary Theory2018Q4
Literature and Literary Theory2019Q3
Literature and Literary Theory2020Q3
Music2003Q3
Music2004Q4
Music2005Q4
Music2006Q3
Music2007Q2
Music2008Q1
Music2009Q1
Music2010Q4
Music2011Q3
Music2012Q1
Music2013Q4
Music2014Q2
Music2015Q3
Music2016Q4
Music2017Q3
Music2018Q4
Music2019Q3
Music2020Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2003Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2004Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2005Q4
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2006Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2007Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2008Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2009Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2010Q4
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2011Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2012Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2013Q4
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2014Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2015Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2016Q4
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2017Q2
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2018Q4
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2019Q3
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2020Q3
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
20060.110
20070.150
20080.169
20090.178
20100.100
20110.102
20120.199
20130.100
20140.126
20150.114
20160.100
20170.116
20180.100
20190.105
20200.105
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
200214
200334
200425
200526
200632
200729
200825
200922
201025
201145
201251
201323
201447
201528
201628
201731
201818
201935
202020
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)20030.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.123
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.303
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.291
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.295
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.228
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.182
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.229
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.145
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.242
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.238
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.124
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.123
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.294
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.218
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.139
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.217
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.157
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.126
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.119
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.314
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.155
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.180
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.296
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.149
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.171
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.203
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.057
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.120
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.214
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.038
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 Cites20043
Self Cites20052
Self Cites20062
Self Cites20073
Self Cites20082
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20126
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20020
Total Cites20037
Total Cites200412
Total Cites20059
Total Cites200625
Total Cites200720
Total Cites200819
Total Cites200919
Total Cites201014
Total Cites201110
Total Cites201220
Total Cites201321
Total Cites201419
Total Cites201519
Total Cites201611
Total Cites201719
Total Cites201811
Total Cites20199
Total Cites20206
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 document20030.538
External Cites per document20040.196
External Cites per document20050.101
External Cites per document20060.291
External Cites per document20070.221
External Cites per document20080.207
External Cites per document20090.238
External Cites per document20100.203
External Cites per document20110.148
External Cites per document20120.179
External Cites per document20130.221
External Cites per document20140.165
External Cites per document20150.194
External Cites per document20160.124
External Cites per document20170.191
External Cites per document20180.131
External Cites per document20190.122
External Cites per document20200.128
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.500
Cites per document20040.250
Cites per document20050.123
Cites per document20060.294
Cites per document20070.241
Cites per document20080.218
Cites per document20090.221
Cites per document20100.184
Cites per document20110.139
Cites per document20120.217
Cites per document20130.174
Cites per document20140.160
Cites per document20150.157
Cites per document20160.112
Cites per document20170.184
Cites per document20180.126
Cites per document20190.117
Cites per document20200.071
% 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
20121.96
20130.00
20142.13
20150.00
20160.00
20170.00
20180.00
20190.00
20200.00
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 documents20031
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20054
Non-citable documents20066
Non-citable documents20076
Non-citable documents20085
Non-citable documents20096
Non-citable documents20107
Non-citable documents201111
Non-citable documents201214
Non-citable documents201326
Non-citable documents201422
Non-citable documents201523
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20179
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents202037
Citable documents20020
Citable documents200313
Citable documents200446
Citable documents200569
Citable documents200679
Citable documents200777
Citable documents200882
Citable documents200980
Citable documents201069
Citable documents201161
Citable documents201278
Citable documents201395
Citable documents201497
Citable documents201598
Citable documents201689
Citable documents201794
Citable documents201884
Citable documents201974
Citable documents202047
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 documents20039
Uncited documents200439
Uncited documents200564
Uncited documents200670
Uncited documents200768
Uncited documents200873
Uncited documents200971
Uncited documents201066
Uncited documents201163
Uncited documents201276
Uncited documents2013106
Uncited documents2014105
Uncited documents2015106
Uncited documents201688
Uncited documents201786
Uncited documents201876
Uncited documents201968
Uncited documents202079
Cited documents20020
Cited documents20035
Cited documents20049
Cited documents20059
Cited documents200615
Cited documents200715
Cited documents200814
Cited documents200915
Cited documents201010
Cited documents20119
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201315
Cited documents201414
Cited documents201515
Cited documents201610
Cited documents201717
Cited documents201811
Cited documents20199
Cited documents20205
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