An International Journal for All Quantitative Aspects of Communication in Science and Science Policy

From Vol. 94 (2013) this journal is co-published with Springer Nature. You can access the journal content on

This periodical aims at publishing original studies, short communications, preliminary reports, review papers, letters to the editor and book reviews on scientometrics. The topics covered are results of research concerned with the quantitative features and characteristics of science. Emphasis is laid on investigations in which the development and mechanism of science are studied by means of statistical/mathematical methods. Publishes book reviews and advertisements.

Jointly published by Akadémiai Kiadó (Budapest) and Springer.

  • Impact Factor (2018): 2.77
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous) SJR Quartile Score (2018): Q1
  • Library and Information Sciences SJR Quartile Score (2018): Q1
  • Scimago Journal Rank (2018): 1.113
  • SJR Hirsch-Index (2018): 95

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