For researchers or students who want to publish their scientific work in international journals indexed Scopus, but are confused about how to determine their journals, then they can choose candidates for international journals to be submitted through the site scimagojr.com.
The method is very easy, but beforehand must know first what the quartile [read: Meaning Quartile Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 in Reputation of Reputable International Journal] also indexation of journals [read: Developments, Policies, Indexation and Citation Systems Scientific Publications in Indonesia]
- Enter the site scimagojr.com with the address http://www.scimagojr.com/journalrank.php
The journal ranking system will show based on the largest to the smallest SJR value.
2. Select the subject area of the journal
For example, because the pharmaceutical field will be sought in the fields of “pharmacology, toxicology & pharmaceutics”
3. Select the subject of the journal category
Subject categories are subcategories of the subject areas of international journals sought
- Search for the quartile, download data to excel
Searching Quartile (Q) can be viewed directly online or uploaded to excel data in the upper right corner. In this excel data, all journals in the search category are completely written in excel.
Measuring the manuscript data that we will submit will be about to be published at which level, if it is considered an experiment or the data we obtained does not match the criteria for Q1 then try at a lower Q first.
- Make sure Scopus is indexed
The next step after choosing the journal is to make sure it is Scopus indexed.