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An International Journal for all Quantitative Aspects of the Science of Science, Communication in Science and Science Policy

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Scientometrics is a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the quantitative aspects and characteristics of science and scientific research.

  • Emphasizes investigations using statistical mathematical methods to study the development and mechanism of scientific research.
  • Publishes original studies, short communications, preliminary reports, review papers, and book reviews on scientometrics.
  • Valuable for research workers, research administrators, librarians, and documentalists in central scientific agencies, ministries, research institutes, and laboratories.
  • Highly visible and cited across various areas of science and research.

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  • Wolfgang Glänzel,
  • Lin Zhang
Impact factor
3.9 (2022)
5 year impact factor
4.1 (2022)
Submission to first decision (median)
28 days
1,675,129 (2022)

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    Akadémiai Kiadó, founded in 1828 by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS), is Hungary’s oldest continuously operating publishing house. Their mission is to promote Hungarian and international science, that is, to publish the new discoveries in various areas of science, to effectively support information exchange amongst scientists on a global level, and to make scientific results a public property for all who seek valuable and reliable knowledge.

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