Social Science Computer Review

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Social Science Computer Review  
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Discipline Social science
Language English
Edited by G. Garson, Ronald Anderson
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
Standard abbreviations
Soc. Sci. Comput. Rev.
ISSN 0894-4393 (print)
1552-8286 (web)
LCCN 88649155
OCLC no. 470334995

Social Science Computer Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the use of computers in the field of social science, including artificial intelligence, computer simulation, and electronic modelling. The editors-in-chief are G. Garson (North Carolina State University) and Ronald Anderson (University of Minnesota). It was established in 1983 and is published by Sage Publications in association with the Social Science Computing Association.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Scopus[1] and the Social Sciences Citation Index.[2] According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2017 impact factor is 3.253, ranking it 20th out of 105 journals in the category "Computer Science, Interdisciplinary Applications",[3] 2nd out of 98 journals in the category "Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary",[4] and 14th out of 88 journals in the category "Information Science & Library Science".[5]


  1. ^ "Content overview". Scopus. Elsevier. Retrieved 2017-07-05.
  2. ^ "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2017-07-05.
  3. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Computer Science, Interdisciplinary Applications". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  4. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.
  5. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Information Science & Library Science". 2017 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017.

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