Where you publish can be as important as what you publish. This decision impacts the discoverability of your research, your research profile and how your research is perceived by your university and colleagues. This guide gives a brief overview of the tools available to you to manage your scholarship and research profile. The tabs above cover the following topics:
Scimago Journal & Country Rank (http://www.scimagojr.com/journalrank.php) = A publicly available portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database (Elsevier B.V.).
Alternatively, one can use Scimago Shape of Science visualization tool at http://www.scimagojr.com/shapeofscience/
(visualization tool from the Scopus Scimago lab. Diagram by By Alex Vlasenko (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons)
These indicators can be used to assess and analyze scientific domains. Journals can be compared or analyzed separately. Country rankings may also be compared or analyzed separately.
Journals can be grouped by subject area (27 major thematic areas), subject category (313 specific subject categories) or by country. Citation data is drawn from over 21,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers and country performance metrics from 239 countries worldwide.