Journal of Statistical Software

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Journal of Statistical Software  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J STAT SOFTW
Discipline Statistics
Language English
Edited by Jan de Leeuw and Achim Zeileis
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1996-present
Yes
License Creative Commons Attribution License; GNU GPL (for code)
4.910
Indexing
ISSN 1548-7660
OCLC no. 42456366
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The Journal of Statistical Software is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal that publishes papers related to statistical software. The Journal of Statistical Software was founded in 1996 by Jan de Leeuw of the Department of Statistics at the University of California, Los Angeles. Its current Editors-in-Chief are de Leeuw and Achim Zeileis of the Department of Statistics at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. It has been a journal of the American Statistical Association since 2006.[1]

The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles about statistical software, together with the source code. It also publishes reviews of statistical software and books (by invitation only). Articles are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, while the source codes distributed with articles are licensed under the GNU General Public License.

Articles are often about free statistical software and coverage includes packages for the R programming language.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Journal of Statistical Software is indexed in the Current Index to Statistics and the Science Citation Index Expanded. Its 2010 Impact Factor in Journal Citation Reports is 2.647.[1] The journal has been named a Rising Star by Science Watch[2] in 2011.

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