Precambrian Research

eISSN: 1872-7433 pISSN: 0301-9268

Aims and Scope

Precambrian Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the geology of the Earth and its planetary neighbors. It is published by Elsevier and, as of 2014, the editors-in-chief are V. Pease (Stockholm University) and G.C. Zhao (University of Hong Kong). It was established in 1974. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 6.023.

Key Metrics

0.01 - 0.05
< 5
Impact Factor
0.94 5-Year SI
Scite Index
Q1 Geology

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Topics Covered

Journal Specifications

  • Publisher Elsevier
  • Language Multi-Language
  • Frequency Semi-monthly
General Details
  • Language Multi-Language
  • Frequency Semi-monthly
  • Publication Start Year 1974
  • Publisher URL Visit website

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7.2k articles received 133.7k citations see all

  • 6,347 Supporting
  • 122,291 Mentioning
  • 303 Contrasting

Editorial notices

  • 1 Retractions
  • 3 Withdrawals
  • 0 Corrections
  • 22 Errata
  • 0 Expression of Concern


How long has Precambrian Research been actively publishing?

Precambrian Research has been in operation since 1974 till date.

What is the publishing frequency of Precambrian Research ?

Precambrian Research published with a Semi-monthly frequency.

How many articles did Precambrian Research publish last years ?

In 2021, Precambrian Research published 581 articles.

What is the eISSN & pISSN for Precambrian Research ?

For Precambrian Research,eISSN is 1872-7433 and pISSN is0301-9268.

What is Citescore for Precambrian Research ?

Citescore for Precambrian Research is 7.4.

What is SNIP score for Precambrian Research ?

SNIP score for Precambrian Research is 1.59.

What is the SJR for Precambrian Research ?

SJR for Precambrian Research is Q1.

Who is the publisher of Precambrian Research ?

Elsevier is the publisher of Precambrian Research.