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    1. The most important scientific journals in your field and their impact metrics.
    2. If the journal allows Open Access publishing.
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      4. Select the title of the journal to read more information on the open access options and instructions to get a waiver or discount (if available).

Journal of Statistical Software

Foundation for Open Access Statistics


ISSN: 1548-7660
Computer Science, Interdisciplinary Applications - Statistics & Probability - Software - Statistics and Probability - Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty - statistics - statistical software - statistical computing - computational statistics
No APC costs

Green Open Access

Sherpa/Romeo info

Author unknown archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
Author unknown archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing)
Author unknown archive publisher's version/PDF
  • This publisher's policies have not been checked by RoMEO.
  • DOAJ says it is an open access journal, but this may only mean that it is freely available to read.
  • Most open access publishers also permit self-archiving and re-use, but some do not.
  • Do not assume that self-archiving is allowed, unless it is published under a Creative Commons license.
  • Please contact the publisher for further information if necessary
  • Email if you wish to suggest adding this publisher properly to RoMEO.

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Open Access

Most likely there are no Article Processing Charges for publishing Open Access in this journal. Check for Article Processing Charges at the Journal Home Page or via the links below.


JCR Science Citation Index (2019)

Impact factor: 11.655
Q1 (Computer Science, Interdisciplinary Applications (1/106))
Q1 (Statistics & Probability (1/123))

Scopus Journal Metrics (2017)

SJR: 13.802
SNIP: 9.273
Impact (Scopus CiteScore): 16.32
Quartile: Q1
CiteScore percentile: 99%
CiteScore rank: 2 out of 361


There is an average period of 53 weeks between submission and publication of an article
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