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Business Faculty Library Guide

Article impact tools

Suggested article impact tools


  • Free access for personal, non-commercial use
  • Provides times cited, field citation ratio, and other article-level data


  • Provides times cited, number of readers, social media mentions



ABI/INFORM Collection

  • Gives number of times article cited within ProQuest

Business Source Premier

  • Lists number of times article cited within Business Source Premier

Google Scholar

  • Provides number of times article cited in Google Scholar

Journal profiles

Suggested journal profile tools

SCOPUS Sources

  • Provides journal cite score, journal rank, and other data



CWTS Journal Indicators

  • Provides the number of publications (P), impact per publication (IPP), source nomalized impact per publication (SNIP), and percentage of journal self citations

Master Journal List (Web of Science)

  • Journal Profile includes info such as first year published and the Journal Impact Factor (1-year embargo)

SJR Scimago Journal & Country Rank

  • Information gathered from the SCOPUS database
  • Provides journal H-index and other data


Beall's List

  • Controversial list of potential predatory journals/publishers

Journal rankings

Journal rankings

ABDC Journal Quality ListABDC rankings homepage

  • From the Australian Business Deans Council
  • Search by journal, ISSN (International Standard Serial Number), field of research, or journal rating

Academic Journal Guide 

  • From the UK's Chartered Association of Business Schools
  • Requires free account registration
  • Search by journal title, ISSN, or over twenty subject areas

Journal Quality List from Professor Anne-Wil Harzing

  • Popular list compiled by UK business professor Anne-Wil Harzing
  • Download lists by journal title, ISSN, or topic (over fifteen subject areas covered)

Scopus Sources

  • Search by Subject Area

SJR SCIMAGO Journal Rank

  • Based on information from Elsevier's Scopus database
  • Journals ranked in over a dozen business subject areas