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Journal of the Geological Society

Journal of the Geological Society

Research
Impact Score* 6.1

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Research Impact Score*: 6.1
Impact Factor: 3.288
Citescore: 6.2
SCIMAGO SJR: 1.067
SCIMAGO H-index: 118
Research Ranking (Earth Science) 55
Number of Best scientists*: 292
Documents by best scientists*: 291

Journal Information

ISSN: 0016-7649
Publisher: Journal of the Geological Society
Periodicity: Bimonthly
Editors-in-Chief: Graham Shields
Journal & Submission Website: https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/jgs

Aims & Scope of the Journal

Journal of the Geological Society publishes scholarly documents exploring new major contributions in the fields of Geochemistry, Geology and Paleontology. The primary research topics covered in this academic venue are Paleontology, Geochemistry, Igneous rock, Seismology and Paleozoic.
The publishing policy for Journal of the Geological Society is to publish new innovative documents that have been appropriately reviewed by competent academic peers. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where attention will be on the novelty and the practical importance of the reported research.


Journal of the Geological Society is listed in a wide scope of abstracting and indexing databases including Scopus, Web of Science and Research.com. A number of leading scholars have published their research contributions at this Journal including Robert E. Holdsworth, M. Santosh, Adrian J. Hartley, Alan S. Collins and M. Santosh.


For more information on the rules and submission provisions for authors, you are advised to see the journal website for Journal of the Geological Society at https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/jgs .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

M. Santosh

M. Santosh

China University of Geosciences

Publications: 9

Sun-Lin Chung

Sun-Lin Chung

National Taiwan University

Publications: 8

Robert E. Holdsworth

Robert E. Holdsworth

Durham University

Publications: 8

Martin J. Whitehouse

Martin J. Whitehouse

Swedish Museum of Natural History

Publications: 7

John Parnell

John Parnell

University of Aberdeen

Publications: 7

Alan S. Collins

Alan S. Collins

University of Adelaide

Publications: 6

Adrian J. Hartley

Adrian J. Hartley

University of Aberdeen

Publications: 6

David Chew

David Chew

Trinity College Dublin

Publications: 6

Derek E. G. Briggs

Derek E. G. Briggs

American Museum of Natural History

Publications: 5

Andrew C. Morton

Andrew C. Morton

University of Cambridge

Publications: 5

Ken McCaffrey

Ken McCaffrey

Durham University

Publications: 5

Peter A. Cawood

Peter A. Cawood

Monash University

Publications: 4

Fernando Corfu

Fernando Corfu

University of Oslo

Publications: 4

Ulf Linnemann

Ulf Linnemann

Senckenberg Naturmuseum

Publications: 4

Alastair Ruffell

Alastair Ruffell

Queen's University Belfast

Publications: 4

David Selby

David Selby

Durham University

Publications: 4

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Earth Science