Journal of Web Semantics

  in Journal   Posted on September 23, 2020

Journal Ranking & Metrics

G2R Score : 3.46
G2R H-Index : 11
JCR Impact Factor : 2.238
Scopus Citescore : 9.2
SCIMAGO H-index : 79
Guide2Research Overall Ranking : 287

Journal Information

ISSN : 1570-8268
Publisher :
Periodicity : Quarterly
Editors-in-Chief : Ian Horrocks, Lalana Kagal, Andreas Hotho
Journal & Submission Website :

Top Scientists who published in this Journal

Number of top scientists* : 19
Documents published by top scientists* : 27
* Based on data published during the last three years.

Aims & Scope of the Journal

The Journal of Web Semantics is an interdisciplinary journal based on research and applications of various subject areas that contribute to the development of a knowledge-intensive and intelligent service Web. These areas include: knowledge technologies, ontology, agents, databases and the semantic grid, obviously disciplines like information retrieval, language technology, human-computer interaction and knowledge discovery are of major relevance as well. All aspects of the Semantic Web development are covered. The publication of large-scale experiments and their analysis is also encouraged to clearly illustrate scenarios and methods that introduce semantics into existing Web interfaces, contents and services. The journal emphasizes the publication of papers that combine theories, methods and experiments from different subject areas in order to deliver innovative semantic methods and applications. The Journal of Web Semantics addresses various prominent application areas including: e-business, e-community, knowledge management, e-learning, digital libraries and e-sciences. The Journal of Web Semantics features a multi-purpose web site, which can be found at: Readers are also encouraged to visit the Journal of Web Semantics blog, at for more information and related links. The Journal of Web Semantics includes, but is not limited to, the following major technology areas: • The Semantic Web • Knowledge…

Special Issues on this journal

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