How to find Impact Factors for Peer-Reviewed Articles



Articles Evaluating Impact Factors

♦ Seglen, P.O. (1997), Why the Impact Factor of Evaluating Journals Should not be Used for Evaluating Research, British Medical Journal, 314 (7079),498-502

♦ Johnstone, M.J. (2007) Journal Impact Factors: Implications for the Nursing Profession. International Nursing Review  54 (1), 35-40

♦ Ironside, P.M. (2007). Advancing the science of nursing Education: Rethinking the meaning and significance of journal impact factors. Journal of Nursing Education  46(3), 99-100

♦ Satyanarayana,K. and Sharma,A. (2008) Impact Factor: Time to Move On  The Indian Journal of Medical Research,  127(1), 4-6

♦ Greenwood, D.C. (2007), Reliability of journal impact factor rankings, BMC Medical Research Methodology , 7(48), 48

♦ Howard, J (2009), Humanities journals confront identity crisis, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 55(19), A1

♦ Arnold, D.N. and Fowler,K.K. (2010) Nefarious Numbers. e-print archive