Answered By: Prof. Charlene Snelling
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2015     Views: 139

There are several tools which can provide journal impact factors (Journal Citation Report (JCR),
The Global Institute for Scientific Information (GISI)) http://www.jifactor.com/ ); journal publishers often publicize journal impact factors to potential authors (Springer, Elsevier, etc. ); professional associations frequently list top journals within a field using impact factors; and there are online list of top journals from various sources ( EIGENFACTOR http://www.eigenfactor.org/; CITE FACTOR http://www.citefactor.org/impact-factor-list-2012.html ) , Journal-Ranking.com http://www.journal-ranking.com/ranking/web/index.html