Our Evaluation Policy
JOURNAL’S ELIGIBILITY REQUIRMENT’S
Journal must have a valid ISSN No. (Online / Print) can apply for ICRJIFR Impact Factor. The ICRJIFR Impact Factor is calculated per year based on several criteria. Articles are selected and cited in Knowledge Database Service and will be considered for Impact Factor. Journals that get Impact Factor will be displayed on this portal.
EVALUATION METHOD :
The journals are evaluated on various Excellence factors which determine the Impact Factor of the journal. See under
1) PRESENTATIONAL EXCELLENCE
According to ICRJIFR Online submission, Journal website design, payment methods. In case of print only then Excellence of printed version of journal, regularity of article publishing, back issue viewing. Degree of acceptance and presence of journal in the International and Indian market. Management bodies for the journal governance – such as Editorial Board, Advisory Board, Executive Board, Article Review Team etc. The International representation of research fellows in the Editorial Board boosts the score of the journal, and it creates a chance to further the journal’s development. Printing Excellence of journal Cover page [all the items should appear clearly: title, ISSN No. (Print / Online), frequency of the journal, current volume/issue/part number, month/year etc.]. And In case of print version, a hard copy should be sent for reviewing. The important factor of editorial Excellence is the standard composition of presented article manuscripts and adherence to the journal’s instructions for its authors. For example, the summary should count 250-300 words and have a structured form, standard structure of an article (background, material and methods used, results, conclusion). References and Indices should be presented in proper sequencing order.
2) PUBLISHING EXCELLENCE
According to ICRJIFR Publication Counts : The number of articles cited for respective year of that journal. Journal Prestige. This factor includes the overall performance and impact of the journal in the market. Journal Discipline : Discipline of the journal. Journals Estimated Importance and Relevance of the Research Field. The main and important factor is journal publishing regularity Article Originality : It is the important factor for getting ICRJIFR Impact Factor If Plagiarism is detected in articles then the impact factor will be reduced. If any journal is science & technology based, then the Contribution to scientific Excellence will be measured by its article. Other disciplines are also considered for the same.
According to The journal should include detailed editorial and author guidelines information regarding manuscript preparation. The journal editorial data ought to embrace a listing of Editorial Board members, editorial correspondence addresses, the name and address of the publisher, ISSN and frequency of article publishing (monthly, quarterly, bi annual, annual etc). The language of publication: English is preferred and Hindi. And ICRJIFR also welcomes to the various languages of the entire world. Online Internet publication and its constant maintenance.
4) MANUSCRIPT EXCELLENCE
According to These criteria are based on Article Publishing Excellence. These criteria include various DTP factors which reflect the Excellence of the article. Correct page numbers and spelling in the document. Checking text and page numbers in table of contents. Checking and Ensuring tables, figures, references, etc. cited in text Checking lists, paragraphs, figures, etc., numbered or lettered consecutively. Ensuring that there are no duplicate tables and figure titles Checking hyperlinks to references. Reviewing sentences for spelling and grammatical mistakes. Checking style, size, and typeface for headings, titles, bullets etc. Checking of Insertion of appropriate page breaks Ensuring consistent justification for text, callouts, cautions, warnings etc. Choosing correct size and layout of pages. Ensuring consistent use of capitalization and spelling. Checking format for bibliographic references, according to any of Citation Style. Using punctuation consistently.