*From the Journal Citation Reports®, 2018 release, a Clarivate Analytics product
With 597 journals now ranked in the JCR, SAGE continues to experience consistent growth within the reports, achieving a 28% increase over the past five years. In this year’s reports, over 90 SAGE journals have received a top 10 category rank, with 12 journals receiving their first Impact Factor (IF). 185 titles are now placed in the top 30% of the JCR, and 54% of SAGE journals are ranked within the top half of their subject category. In the 2018 release SAGE publishes the market leading journal within 11 categories shown below.
A 23% increase in coverage in the SSCI over the last five years means that there are now 408 SAGE journals in the SSCI. 70% of the SSCI journals received an increased IF, of which 5 are newly acquired titles ranked in the 2017 release. 119 journals are now placed in the top 25% of the JCR rankings for their category.
In the 2018 release SAGE publishes the market-leading journal within 9 SSCI categories: Criminology & Penology; Education & Educational Research; Education, Special; Family Studies; Geography; Psychology, Social; Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary; Social Work; and Women’s Studies.
Over the last five years, SAGE has seen a 42% increase in the number of titles in the SCI index, primarily due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth across the medical, engineering and technology disciplines, with SAGE now being marked out as one of the top five publishers of medical journals in the world. SAGE continues to significantly grow its coverage within SCI with 234 journals now ranked and 43 journals in the top 25% of their SCI category.
In the 2018 release SAGE publishes the market leading journal within 2 SCI categories: Rehabilitation (SCI); and Orthopedics. By 5 year Impact Factor, SAGE publishes the market-leading journal in History & Philosophy of Science (SCI) and Orthopedics.