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Education Resources

Resources for University of Houston students, faculty and researchers in Education


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Welcome to Publishing in Education


This guide is here to review the content of the sessions held in the College of Education related to Impact Factors, Journal Rankings and finding the best journal to publish your work in.


There are multiple pages in this table to look at, so hover your mouse over the "Publishing in Education" tab to see the drop down menu of choices.

Guide to "Publishing in Education"

Below are the sections of this tab and a brief explanation of the contents of each. You may use the navigation to the left to get to the sections.  You'll also find links to the main resources we discuss so that you don't have to go into the individual sections in the future.


  • Journal Rankings - What are they trying to say, how to interpret them and what different kinds are available.
  • Looking up Journal Rankings in JCR - Including finding Impact Factor, Article Influence, and Eigenfactor
  • Looking up Journal Rankings in Scopus- Using the journal analyzer in Scopus to access journal ranking data.
  • Finding Journals to publish in using Cabells - Including subject areas, acceptance rates and indexing in JCR
  • Looking up your citation record - using both Web of Science and Scopus. Find how often your articles have been cited, your h-index, etc.