Indicator developed by Elsevier that measures the impact of the citations received by the journals included in Scopus. It can be consulted for free.

CiteScore calculates the average number of citations received in a year divided by all articles published in the last three years. Includes all types of documents published in the journal except articles in press.

Examples: To determine the CiteScore of a journal in XNUMX, the citations received in XNUMX of all the documents published during the XNUMX-XNUMX are counted and divided by the number of articles published in the journal during the XNUMX-XNUMX.


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It is published annually in late May. To see the monthly evolution you can consult CiteScore tracker.

Get access to the free version of Scopus Preview , select "source" and look for the title of the journal.


Search the CiteScore of the journal. If you select the title you can view the registration of the publication and more metrics such as its position within its category.








Last update: 25 / 07 / 2019