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Impact factors, citation statistics, and other rankings of journals. Note: Impact Factor should never be a sole decision point; see this Nature opinion piece.
Journal Citation Reports offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling articles' cited references, JCR helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals.
Important information about journals, including peer-review status, frequency, contact info, indexing (database coverage), and more.
Ulrichsweb.com is the authoritative source of bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more from around the world.
Number of journals in various discipline categories, and rankings by several metrics. Click the category names to drill down through the category hierarchy. (If you can't find a topic, do a search in the main search for that topic and click the topic links on the right to find parent categories: i.e. Health Education is under Public Health, which is under Nursing (or Pathology), which is under Medicine.)
Making sure people can FIND your articles is nearly as important as publishing them in the first place. Check if journals are listed in the databases that are commonly used in your discipline. Most databases have a publication list, or search for the journal title. Ask a librarian for help if needed.
(Bielczyk et al., 2019). While aimed at the natural and life sciences, many parts of this article are applicable to any early career academic. Resources for academic and alt-ac careers are given in the supplementary materials.