Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Profesional de la Informacion

Country Spain  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Spain
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Subject Area and CategoryComputer Science
Information Systems

Social Sciences
Library and Information Sciences
PublisherEPI SCP
Publication typeJournals
ISSN16992407, 13866710
Scope El profesional de la información es una revista sobre información, bibliotecas y nuevas tecnologías de la información. Primera revista española de Biblioteconomía y Documentación indexada por las dos bases de datos bibliográficas internacionales más importantes: ISI Social Science Citation Index y Scopus


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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.

Information Systems2007Q4
Information Systems2008Q3
Information Systems2009Q3
Information Systems2010Q3
Information Systems2011Q3
Information Systems2012Q3
Information Systems2013Q3
Information Systems2014Q2
Information Systems2015Q2
Information Systems2016Q2
Information Systems2017Q2
Information Systems2018Q2
Library and Information Sciences2007Q3
Library and Information Sciences2008Q3
Library and Information Sciences2009Q3
Library and Information Sciences2010Q3
Library and Information Sciences2011Q3
Library and Information Sciences2012Q3
Library and Information Sciences2013Q2
Library and Information Sciences2014Q2
Library and Information Sciences2015Q2
Library and Information Sciences2016Q1
Library and Information Sciences2017Q1
Library and Information Sciences2018Q1

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.

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)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.254
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.398
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.410
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.362
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.404
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.624
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.689
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.741
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.025
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.334
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.193
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.254
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.398
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.456
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.461
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.663
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.705
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.866
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.203
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.379
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.193
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.415
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.410
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.508
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.706
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.854
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.896
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.241
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.284
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.330
Total 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.

Self Cites20060
Self Cites20077
Self Cites200813
Self Cites200933
Self Cites201054
Self Cites201134
Self Cites201244
Self Cites201330
Self Cites201442
Self Cites201551
Self Cites201680
Self Cites201778
Self Cites2018137
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200711
Total Cites200834
Total Cites200988
Total Cites2010114
Total Cites201181
Total Cites2012124
Total Cites2013179
Total Cites2014177
Total Cites2015200
Total Cites2016259
Total Cites2017308
Total Cites2018411
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.

External Cites per document20060
External Cites per document20070.070
External Cites per document20080.157
External Cites per document20090.249
External Cites per document20100.240
External Cites per document20110.179
External Cites per document20120.297
External Cites per document20130.552
External Cites per document20140.538
External Cites per document20150.645
External Cites per document20160.768
External Cites per document20170.898
External Cites per document20180.919
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.193
Cites per document20080.254
Cites per document20090.398
Cites per document20100.456
Cites per document20110.308
Cites per document20120.461
Cites per document20130.663
Cites per document20140.705
Cites per document20150.866
Cites per document20161.112
Cites per document20171.203
Cites per document20181.379
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20073
Non-citable documents20087
Non-citable documents200910
Non-citable documents20107
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200757
Citable documents2008134
Citable documents2009221
Citable documents2010250
Citable documents2011263
Citable documents2012269
Citable documents2013270
Citable documents2014251
Citable documents2015231
Citable documents2016233
Citable documents2017256
Citable documents2018298
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.

Uncited documents20060
Uncited documents200753
Uncited documents2008116
Uncited documents2009178
Uncited documents2010188
Uncited documents2011210
Uncited documents2012202
Uncited documents2013183
Uncited documents2014157
Uncited documents2015136
Uncited documents2016121
Uncited documents2017119
Uncited documents2018119
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20077
Cited documents200825
Cited documents200953
Cited documents201069
Cited documents201156
Cited documents201267
Cited documents201387
Cited documents201494
Cited documents201595
Cited documents2016112
Cited documents2017137
Cited documents2018179
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