Journal of Documentation

  in Journal   Posted on September 23, 2020

Journal Ranking & Metrics

G2R Score : 1.49
G2R H-Index : 6
JCR Impact Factor : 1.725
Scopus Citescore : 2.5
SCIMAGO H-index : 61
Guide2Research Overall Ranking : 644

Journal Information

ISSN : 0022-0418
Publisher :
Editors-in-Chief : David Bawden
Journal & Submission Website :

Top Scientists who published in this Journal

Number of top scientists* : 6
Documents published by top scientists* : 10
* Based on data published during the last three years.

Aims & Scope of the Journal

The journal publishes research papers with novel methods or results of
wide significance, in all the information-related disciplines.  Critical
and scholarly reviews are welcome, as are reviews of the evidence base
for professional practice, and shorter speculative articles.  We
particularly welcome submissions exploring topics where concepts and
models in the library and information sciences overlap with those in
cognate disciplines: these disciplines include, but are not limited to,
psychology and cognitive science, the physical sciences, communication
and media studies, museum studies, computer science, sociology and
publishing. JDoc provides a link between research, scholarship and
reflective professional practice. We also welcome contributions in the
‘Speculation in Documentation’ category. These are short (no more than
5,000 words) contributions, presenting an original concept or