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Information Communication and Society- Impact Factor, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on June 24, 2021

Impact Factor

4.559

h-Index

 80

Rank

 717

SJR

 2.806

Note: The impact score shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics

Title Information Communication and Society
Abbreviation Inf. Commun. Soc.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Communication (Q1); Library and Information Sciences (Q1)
h-index 80
Overall Rank/Ranking 717
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.806
Impact Score 5.48
Impact Factor 4.559 (2019)
Publisher Routledge
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 1369118X


Aim and Scope


Drawing together the most current work upon the social, economic and cultural impact of the emerging properties of the new information and communications technologies, this journal positions itself at the centre of contemporary debates about the information age. Information, Communication & Society (iCS) transcends cultural and geographical boundaries as it explores a diverse range of issues relating to the development and application of information and communications technologies (ICTs).
iCS analyses such questions from a global, interdisciplinary perspective in contributions of the very highest quality from scholars and practitioners in the social sciences, gender and cultural studies, communication and media studies, as well as in the information and computer sciences.


About Information Communication and Society


Information Communication and Society is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Communication (Q1); Library and Information Sciences (Q1). It is published by Routledge. The overall rank of Information Communication and Society is 717. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.806. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 80. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Information Communication and Society journal is 1369118X. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Information Communication and Society is cited by a total of 2542 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2020).


Information Communication and Society Impact Factor 2019-2020


The impact factor (IF) 2019 of Information Communication and Society is 4.559, which is computed in 2020 as per it's definition. Information Communication and Society IF is increased by a factor of 0.44 and approximate percentage change is 10.55% when compared to preceding year 2018, which shows a rising trend. The impact factor (If), also denoted as Journal impact factor (JIF), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Web of Science data.

Table Setting

Impact Factor Trend


Year wise Impact Factor (IF) of Information Communication and Society. Based on Web of Science data.


Year Impact Factor (IF)
2020/2021Coming Soon
2019 4.559
2018 4.124
2017 3.084
2016 2.692
2015 2.109
2014 1.676
2013 1.283
2012
2011
2010

Information Communication and Society Impact Score 2020-2021


The impact score (IS) 2020 of Information Communication and Society is 5.48, which is computed in 2021 as per its definition. Information Communication and Society IS is decreased by a factor of 0.49 and approximate percentage change is -8.21% when compared to preceding year 2019, which shows a falling trend. The impact score (IS), also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Information Communication and Society Impact Score 2021 Prediction


IS 2020 of Information Communication and Society is 5.48. If the same downward trend persists, impact score of joule may fall in 2021 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Information Communication and Society. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.48
2019 5.97
2018 5.10
2017 4.53
2016 4.31
2015 3.59
2014 3.94

Information Communication and Society h-index


  Table Setting

Information Communication and Society has an h-index of 80. It means 80 articles of this journal have more than 80 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Information Communication and Society ISSN


The ISSN of Information Communication and Society is 1369118X. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Information Communication and Society Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Information Communication and Society is 717. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.806. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.


Information Communication and Society Publisher


Table Setting

Information Communication and Society is published by Routledge. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2001, 2005-2020. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Information Communication and Society is Inf. Commun. Soc.. This abbreviation ('Inf. Commun. Soc.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Information Communication and Society


If your research field is/are related to Communication (Q1); Library and Information Sciences (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Factor (IF) of Information Communication and Society

Impact Factor Table

Year Impact Factor (IF)
2020/2021Coming Soon
2019 4.559
2018 4.124
2017 3.084
2016 2.692
2015 2.109
2014 1.676
2013 1.283
2012
2011
2010



Year wise Impact Score (IF) of Information Communication and Society

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.48
2019 5.97
2018 5.10
2017 4.53
2016 4.31
2015 3.59
2014 3.94



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