Impact factor

We have heavily invested in quality, adopting the formats required by scholarly journals and having every paper assessed by peer reviewers before publication (double-blind reviewing procedure).

a) Impact and editorial quality:

FECYT-RECYT: Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología

SCOPUS: Database of research literature and quality web sources

DICE: Difusión y Calidad Editorial de las Revistas Españolas de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales y Jurídicas

• 1st Position in Latindex criteria fulfilled: 35

• Assessment of the international difussion: 19’5

• Internationality: 26’92

• ANEP qualification: A

• Carhus Plus+ qualification: B

• CIRC qualification: B

IN-RECS: Impact factor Education Journals

• 1st Quartil. Impact factor: 0.222. Ranked 21st out of 134 indexed journals

Impact factor 2011

H INDEX of Social Sciences Spanish Journals 2012, according to Google Scholar Metrics

H Index: 15; G Index: 23. Ranked 5th out of 123 education journals

h Indexes: 10 in Google Scholar Metrics (2012, over the period 2007-2011) and 15 in EC3 (2011, over the period 2001-2010). Ranked 12nd in Social Sciences

RESH: Revistas Españolas de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas

MIAR: Matriu d’Informació per a l’Avaluació de Revistes – Versió 2013

REDALYC: Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y El Caribe, España y Portugal

LATINDEX: Sistema Regional de Información en Línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal

Google Scholar Metric


b) Profesorado is indexed in the following databases:

Multidisciplinary databases:

FECYT-RECYT: Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología

ISOC: Revistas de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades

DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals

ULRICH’S: Global Serials Directory

EZB: Electronic Journals Library

Specialized databases:

IRESIE: Índice de Revistas de Educación Superior e Investigación Educativa

AERA SIG: American Educational Research Association Special Interest Group

RINACE: Red Iberoamericana de Investigación sobre Cambio y Eficacia Escolar


COPAC: Collective catalogue from UK

SUDOC: Collective catalogue from France

ZDB: Collective catalogue from Germany

REBIUN: Red de Bibliotecas Universitarias

DULCINEA: Copyright and conditions of self-archiving of Spanish scientific journals

c) International repositories:

The journal and all its papers can be found in the institutional repository of electronic journals “digibug“, that belongs to the University of Granada. This repository is recognised and consulted by Internet browsers and international repositories such as DRIVER (Digital Repository Infrastructure Vision for European Research), Google Academic, Hispana, OCLC-Digital Collection Service, Open Doar, Recolecta, ROAR.scientificCommons and TDR.