New Scopus metric: Impact per Publication

Scopus has announced the addition of the new metric Impact per Publication (IPP) to its portfolio of journal metrics. IPP measures the ratio of citations per article published and provides you with an additional metric for comparing and evaluating journals.  Access the IPP metric from the “Compare journals” tool and elsewhere in Scopus.

Scopus Compare Journals metrics pageFor more detailed information about IPP and other Scopus journal metrics, visit You can also learn more about Scopus, including the latest developments, by reading the Scopus blog.

Go to the Scopus Compare journals page to see how you can use the Impact per Publication metric to better evaluate journals.


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Medical Library, University of Aberdeen

The team in the Medical Library at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland

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