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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Growth in Hindawi journals' Impact Factors

Hindawi, a publisher of OA journals, announced on July 28 that
Hindawi Publishing Corporation has once again seen solid growth in the Impact Factors of its journals, according to the 2007 Journal Citation Report. Hindawi has nine journals that were included in the previous Journal Citation Report, and the average Impact Factors of these journals rose by more than 14%. In addition, five of Hindawi's journals received Impact Factors for the first time this year. ...

In addition to the fourteen Hindawi journals that currently have Impact Factors, three more titles are scheduled to receive their first Impact Factor next year, and many more titles are currently under review.
See also our previous coverage of the 2007 IFs for PLoS and BMC journals.