About Journal

Journal Title:

Journal of Scientometrics

Publication Sequence:


Bi-Quarterly (2 issues per year)

Publication start date:


Farvardin 1394

Publication type:



Publication language of full-text articles:


Publication language of abstracts:


Persian & English

Electronic ISSN:


Credit and scientific rank of the journal:

* According to the regulations for determining the scientific validity of journals of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, in the meeting of the Commission for Review of Scientific Journals dated 11/27/95, it was agreed to grant scientific-research credit to the journal of scientometric research from spring and summer 1994. * The publication is licensed by the Ministry of Islamic Guidance with the number 20505/92 dated 5/8/92. * This publication has a Q2 rating in the ISC database. Also, based on the ranking results of the Publications Commission of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in 2019,2020,2021 this publication is ranked "A". View the scientific rank certificate of the journal

Journal scope:

Measurement and evaluation of science, technology and innovation, scientometrics, Patentometrics, webometrics, metrometrics, almetrix, bibliometrics, informatics, mapping and illustration of science, the relationship between science and other related factors (such as economic, political, etc.), research evaluation, Measuring and evaluating areas related to planning and policy making science, technology and innovation, evaluating scientific productivity, academic impact and social impact

Type of publishable articles:


Copyright and publisher:

Shahed University

Director responsible for:

Dr. Hamzeh Ali Noor Mohammadi

chief editor:

Dr. Abdolreza Norouzi Chakoli

Full text format of articles:

Bi-Quarterly Journal of Scientometrics Research is a free-access scientific journal. The full text file of the articles is available in PDF format on the publication's website and visitors can download it for free.

How to access the full text of articles:

Open Access

Type of reviewing articles:

Double Blind

Article similarity check software:

In order to protect the rights and intellectual property of researchers and authors of scientific articles and to prevent duplication of research, the journal uses the “Hamanadjoo” system as similarity and plagiarism check and other reputable similarity databases.

Journal Indexing Databases:


Evaluation system of the Scientific Journals Commission of the

Ministry of Science

Islamic World Science Citation Database (ISC)

Scientific Information Database (SID)

Google Scholar (scholar. google)

Country Magazines Database (Magiran)

Noormags Database (Noormags)

Publication website:


Journal Email Address:



Tehran - The beginning of the Persian Gulf freeway (Tehran-Qom)- Opposite the holy shrine of Imam Khomeini (RA) Shahed University, Vice Chancellor for Research and Technology, Publishing Office

Phone number:


Ethical principles of the magazine:

This publication respects the rules of ethics in publications and is subject to the rules of the Ethics Committee for Publication (COPE) and follows the executive regulations of the Law on Prevention and Combating Fraud in Scientific Works.