Top 100 Scopus indexed library science journals

If you looking for Scopus indexed library science journals, then you are at the right place. This blog post aims to provide the list of library science journals indexed in Scopus.

Scopus is Elsevier’s abstract and citation database, launched in 2004. Scopus covers nearly 36,377 titles from approximately 11,678 publishers, of which 34,346 are peer-reviewed journals in top-level subject fields: life sciences, social sciences, physical sciences, and health sciences. The Top 100 Scopus-indexed library science journals are provided below.

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List of Scopus indexed library science journals

S. No.
Journal TitleCiteScore
1International Journal of Information Management18.1
2Government Information Quarterly11.6
3Journal of Information Technology11.3
4Information and Organization9.7
5Information Communication and Society9.7
6Journal of Cheminformatics (Open Access)9.5
7Scientific dataOpen Access8.9
8Information Processing and Management8.6
9Journal of Informetrics8.6
10International Journal of Geographical Information Science8.2
11Big Data and SocietyOpen Access8.1
12European Journal of Information Systems7.7
13Information Systems Research7.3
14Social Science Computer Review7.2
15Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology6.6
16International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval6.4
17Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling6.4
18IEEE Transactions on Information Theory6.3
19Personal and Ubiquitous Computing6.0
20Journal of Information Science5.9
21Education and Information Technologies5.4
23Information Retrieval5.1
24Telecommunications Policy5.1
25Research Evaluation4.9
26Ethics and Information Technology4.4
27Information Technology and People4.4
28Knowledge Management Research and Practice4.3
29College and Research Libraries (Open Access)3.9
30International Journal on Digital Libraries3.9
31VINE Journal of Information and Knowledge Management Systems3.9
32Library and Information Science Research3.7
33Health Information and Libraries Journal3.6
34Online Information Review3.6
35Journal of Health Communication3.5
36Language Resources and Evaluation3.5
37Information Systems Management3.4
38Interacting with Computers3.4
39International Journal of Law and Information Technology3.4
40Aslib Journal of Information Management3.3
41Information Development3.2
42Library Hi Tech3.2
43Bottom Line3.1
44Profesional de la Informacion3.1
45Journal of Librarianship and Information Science3.0
46Journal of the Medical Library Association : JMLAOpen Access3.0
47Library Quarterly2.9
48Journal of Documentation2.8
49Journal of Academic Librarianship2.7
50Data Technologies and Applications2.6
51Electronic Library2.6
52PublicationsOpen Access2.6
53Journal of Decision Systems2.5
54Journal of Information LiteracyOpen Access2.5
55Journal of Open Research SoftwareOpen Access2.5
56Accountability in Research2.4
57Informing Science2.3
58Journal of Classification2.3
59Information Discovery and Delivery2.2
60Medical Reference Services Quarterly2.2
61Computers in the Schools2.1
62Knowledge Cultures2.1
64Communications in Information LiteracyOpen Access2.0
65IFLA Journal2.0
66New Review of Academic Librarianship2.0
67Performance Measurement and Metrics2.0
68Revista Espanola de Documentacion CientificaOpen Access2.0
69Archival Science1.9
70Information ResearchOpen Access1.9
71International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics1.9
72Journal of Web Librarianship1.9
73Records Management Journal1.9
74Reference Librarian1.9
75DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology1.8
76Information and Learning Science1.8
77Journal of Data and Information Science1.8
78College and Undergraduate Libraries1.7
79Global Knowledge, Memory and Communication1.7
80Information Services and Use1.7
81Internet Reference Services Quarterly1.7
82Journal of Library and Information Services in Distance Learning1.7
83Knowledge Organization1.7
84Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science1.7
85Reference Services Review1.7
86Social Science Information1.7
87World Patent Information1.7
88Information Resources Management Journal1.6
89Journal of Map and Geography Libraries1.6
90Reference and User Services Quarterly1.6
91Journal of Information and Knowledge Management1.5
92LIBER QuarterlyOpen Access1.5
93Library Management1.5
94Science and Technology Libraries1.5
95Collection Management1.4
96Insights: the UKSG JournalOpen Access1.4
97Journal of Library Administration1.4 (Open Access)1.3
99Education for Information1.3
100Information Technology and LibrariesOpen Access1.3
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  1. Respected Sir,
    How to apply in UGC carelist Scopus journal (print) for Library and Information Science. I kindly details given to my email id. Thank you By. Dr. C. S. VIJAYAKUMAR


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