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Signs and Society

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

0.56

h-Index

2022-2023

 12

Rank

2022-2023

 20845

SJR

2022-2023

 0.169

Note: The impact score or impact index 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 and Factor

Title Signs and Society
Abbreviation Signs Soc.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Visual Arts and Performing Arts (Q1); Cultural Studies (Q2); Linguistics and Language (Q2); Communication (Q3)
h-index 12
Overall Rank/Ranking 20845
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.169
Impact Score 0.56
Publisher University of Chicago Press
Country United States
ISSN 23264497, 23264489
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 2015-2022




About Signs and Society


Signs and Society is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Visual Arts and Performing Arts (Q1); Cultural Studies (Q2); Linguistics and Language (Q2); Communication (Q3). It is published by University of Chicago Press. The overall rank of Signs and Society is 20845. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.169. 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 12. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Signs and Society journal is 23264497, 23264489. 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. Signs and Society is cited by a total of 29 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Signs and Society Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Signs and Society is 0.56, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Signs and Society IF is decreased by a factor of 0.3 and approximate percentage change is -34.88% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, 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

Signs and Society Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Signs and Society is 0.56. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Signs and Society. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.56
2021 0.86
2020 1.83
2019 1.59
2018 0.95
2017 0.73
2016 0.95
2015 0.00

Signs and Society h-index


  Table Setting

Signs and Society has an h-index of 12. It means 12 articles of this journal have more than 12 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.




Signs and Society ISSN


The ISSN of Signs and Society is 23264497, 23264489. 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

Signs and Society Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Signs and Society is 20845. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.169. 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 of Signs and Society by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.169
2021 0.779
2020 0.783
2019 1.166
2018
2017
2016
2015

Ranking of Signs and Society by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 20845
2021 5952
2020 6203
2019 3407
2018 33912
2017 34678
2016 34115
2015 33576

Signs and Society Publisher


Table Setting

Signs and Society is published by University of Chicago Press. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2015-2022. 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 Signs and Society is Signs Soc.. This abbreviation ('Signs 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 Signs and Society


If your research field is/are related to Visual Arts and Performing Arts (Q1); Cultural Studies (Q2); Linguistics and Language (Q2); Communication (Q3), 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.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Signs and Society?

Signs and Society latest impact IF is 0.56. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 1.83 (2020) and 0.00 (2015), respectively, in the last 8 years. Moreover, its average IS is 0.93 in the previous 8 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 0.169, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 8 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 1.166 in 2019 and the lowest being in 2018. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Signs and Society over the previous 8-year period stands at 0.93.


What's the latest h-index of the Signs and Society?

The latest h-index of the Signs and Society is 12.


Who's the publisher of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society is published by the University of Chicago Press, with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society is currently ranked 20845 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 8 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 3407 in 2019 and its lowest position of 34678 in 2017.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Signs and Society?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Signs and Society is Signs Soc..


Is the "Signs and Society" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Signs and Society is classified as a journal that the University of Chicago Press publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society encompasses the following areas:

  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts
  • Cultural Studies
  • Linguistics and Language
  • Communication

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 23264497, 23264489.


What's the best quartile of the Signs and Society?

The best quartile for the Signs and Society is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Signs and Society?

The Signs and Society coverage history can be summarized as follows: 2015-2022.


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 Score (IS) of Signs and Society

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.56
2021 0.86
2020 1.83
2019 1.59
2018 0.95
2017 0.73
2016 0.95
2015 0.00



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