How to identify suitable journals for submission

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Learn how to confidently leverage Scopus to evaluate research. Participate in self-paced, online introductory Scopus training designed for researchers and students. 

When it comes to finding the right journal – there is a lot to consider. In this course, we will be looking at how journal metrics can help you identify suitable journals for submission. Learn both the documents and journal metrics and how to make use of them during your research.

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Create a citation overview
  • View journal metrics, including the CiteScore metric, for titles in Scopus
  • Compare sources

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Note: The learning materials of this module are completely free and hosted on Canvas learning platform. By clicking on the link above, you will be led to Scopus Academy’s landing page where you can find more information on how to access this free module and get your certificate upon completion.

Scopus is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, trusted abstract and citation database. Quickly find relevant and authoritative research, identify experts and gain access to reliable data, metrics and analytical tools. Be confident in advancing research, educational goals, and research direction and priorities — all from one database. 

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Scopus Academy

Scopus delivers a comprehensive view on the world of research. It is a source-neutral abstract and citation database curated by independent subject matter experts. Trusted by universities and ranking organizations worldwide, Scopus provides powerful discovery and analytics tools.
Scopus Academy is a self-paced, online introductory Scopus training designed to support researchers and students to learn how to confidently leverage Scopus to conduct basic and advanced search, evaluate research, find collaborators, and more.