A bibliometric analysis for Ciencias Marinas 45 years after its inception

MA Huerta
2019 Ciencias Marinas  
A . To evaluate the growth of our journal, Ciencias Marinas, over the years since its inclusion for indexing in 2 major international databases, we performed a joint analysis of 8 bibliometric indicators: impact factor, source normalized impact per paper (SNIP), CiteScore, SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), cites per document, total cites, percent international collaboration, and h-index. In general, 6 of the 8 indicators suggest that growth for Ciencias Marinas can be qualified somewhere between
more » ... ewhere between satisfactory and good. The other 2 indicators, SNIP (1999)(2000)(2001)(2002)(2003)(2004)(2005)(2006)(2007)(2008)(2009)(2010)(2011)(2012)(2013)(2014)(2015)(2016)(2017) and SJR (2010-2017), did not show significant changes for the time period analyzed.
doi:10.7773/cm.v45i1.2993 fatcat:mv3ufbx2nrdr7k6jpiqgmv7gvq