Archnet-IJAR is ranked among the world's top academic journals in architecture and urban studies

After 10 years of voluntary hard work, Archnet-IJAR: International Journal of Architectural Research advances its position among the world leading journals in architecture and urban studies.

In addition to the various scientific and research databases including Avery index to Architectural Periodicals, EBSCO-Current Abstracts-Art and Architecture, Directory of Open Access Journals, Pro-Quest, Scopus-Elsevier and many university library databases, Archnet-IJAR is now part of the Web of Science Core Collection of Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) and the Emerging Sources Citation Index http://ip-science.thomsonreuters.com/mjl/

The Journal was recently invited to be part of China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) and for inclusion in its abstracting and indexing database which will add value and impact to Archnet-IJAR.

More excellent news is that in the recent ranking of Scopus (May 2017), Archnet-IJAR has moved three places and topped many prestigious journals. It is now ranked:

  • Architecture (Q1) 23 out of 87
  • Urban Studies (Q2) 60 out of 134

Another great achievement is that Archnet-IJAR continues to advance its position among the world leading journals in Architecture and Urban Studies. In the latest journal ranking and metrics of Scimago (SJR) Laboratories (June 2017), Archnet-IJAR has moved up 5 places and its performance exceeded many well known established journals that have been in the international refereed press for more than 40 years. Archnet-IJAR is now ranked:

  • Architecture (Q1) 18 out of 117
  • Urban Studies (Q2) 57 out of 138

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