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Journal Citation Reports 2021: The evolution of journal intelligence [Podcast]

 In the Ideas to Innovation podcast series, we engage experts and industry leaders to discuss innovation at its core. Learn more about our podcast program.    For almost 50 years, the global research community has relied on the data in the Journal Citation Reports™ (JCR) to identify the world’s leading journals. The JCR is based on data from the Web […]

How to find the right journal for your research (using actual data)

Want to help your research flourish? We share tips for using publisher-neutral data and statistics to find the right journal for your research paper. The right journal helps your research flourish. It puts you in the best position to reach a relevant and engaged audience, and can extend the impact of your paper through a […]

The 2021 Journal Citation Reports: A continuing evolution in journal intelligence

This year’s release showcases expanded content, a new metric and a revamped user experience – delivering on our commitment to provide transparent, publisher-neutral journal intelligence to help the research community make better informed, more confident decisions. For nearly 50 years publishers, institutions, funders and researchers have relied on unbiased data in the Journal Citation Reports (JCR)™ to identify […]

For the 2021 Journal Citation Reports, a new visual experience

This is the third in a series of updates to provide information on the 2021 Journal Citation Reports release. From its origins as a print edition in 1975, Journal Citation Reports™ (JCR) has come far. Indeed, for the first 14 years of its existence, JCR was bundled with the annual print volumes of the Science […]

The road to Journal Citation Reports 2021: New content and a new metric

This is the first in a series of updates to provide information on the launch of the 2021 Journal Citation Reports release. Nearly 50 years into its run as the world’s most authoritative source for transparent, publisher-neutral data and statistics, Journal Citation Reports (JCR)™ from Clarivate continues to evolve, adapting to the changing landscape of […]

Adding Early Access content to Journal Citation Reports: choosing a prospective model

Continuing our discussion of Early Access (EA) content and its planned appearance in the Journal Citation Reports (JCR)™, here we explain why we have chosen a phased, prospective approach to introduce EA content in 2021. For the past three years, Clarivate has been expanding the number of publishers and journals that have their early access […]

What’s next for JCR: defining ‘Early Access’

Last month, we announced the introduction of Early Access content into the Journal Citation Reports™ (JCR). In this article, we provide further details on how we define Early Access content and how it will be introduced into the 2021 JCR release.   What is ‘Early Access’ for the Web of Science? We define Early Access […]

The JCR Reload and a look ahead to the introduction of early access content in 2021

Journal Citation Reports provide you with the transparent, publisher-neutral data and statistics you need to make confident decisions in today’s evolving scholarly publishing landscape. Read more.   Each journal profiled in the Journal Citation Reports™ has met the rigorous quality and impact criteria documented in the Web of Science Core Collection™ editorial selection process – […]

A researcher’s complete guide to open access papers

Open access is one of the most effective ways of ensuring your findings can be read and built upon by a broad audience. Sharing your papers and data without restrictions can help to build a better research culture, and lead to faster, more advanced outcomes for the global challenges we face today. Open access isn’t […]