This guide is for graduate students and faculty interested in how scholars can profile themselves through tracking cited references to their work. Also included here are resources to assist in determining journal quality and rankings.
InCites is a customized, web-based research evaluation tool that allows users to analyze institutional productivity and benchmark their output against peers worldwide. With customized citation data, global metrics, and multidimensional profiles on the leading research institutions, InCites gives comprehensive insight into your institution's performance. And with robust visualization and reporting tools, one can create and share reports.
JCR offers analysis of data gathered from 9,000 source journals carefully surveyed by ISI. Among the attributes that can be identified through the JCR the most frequently discussed is the "impact factor" associated with each journal.
The MLA directory of periodicals offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, with 4,400 currently indexed in the MLA international bibliography. The detailed entries include editorial contact information, as well as frequency, circulation, subscription prices and submission guidelines.
The SCImago Journal & Country Rank is a portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database (Elsevier B.V.). These indicators can be used to assess and analyze scientific domains.
This platform takes its name from the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) indicator developed by SCImago from the widely known algorithm Google PageRank,
This indicator shows the visibility of the journals contained in the Scopus® database from 1996.