, Volume 69, Issue 1, pp 169–173 | Cite as

A Hirsch-type index for journals

  • Tibor Braun
  • Wolfgang Glänzel
  • András Schubert


We suggest that a h-type index - equal to h if you have published h papers, each of which has at least h citations - would be a useful supplement to journal impact factors.


Journal Citation Report Journal Impact Factor Time Cite Scientific Research Output Uncited Paper 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer-Verlag/Akadémiai Kiadó 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tibor Braun
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Glänzel
    • 2
  • András Schubert
    • 3
  1. 1.Information Science and Scientometrics Research Unit (ISSRU), Institute for Research Policy Studies, Hungarian Academy of Science; Institute of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, Loránd Eötvös University s
  2. 2.Steunpunt O&O Statistieken, Faculteit E.T.E.W.Steunpunt O&O Statistieken, Katholieke Universiteit LeuvenLeuven
  3. 3.ISSRU/Institute for Science Policy Research, Hungarian Academy of SciencesBudapest

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