A journal's Impact Factor can help you determine how important it is in the field. Here are two databases that are useful in determining the impact factor. These databases track citations to determine how many scholars are citing articles from particular journals.
Use this tool to explore publications in research areas of your interest. To explore specific research areas, select one of the broad areas, click on the "Subcategories" link and then select one of the options.
Finding Journal Information
The library has two databases that include publishing and indexing information about journals: