La utilización de las revistas electrónicas en la Universidad de León (España)hábitos de consumo y satisfacción de los investigadores

  1. Blanca Rodríguez Bravo
  2. María Luisa Alvite Díez
  3. Isabel Olea Merino
Investigación bibliotecológica

ISSN: 0187-358X

Year of publication: 2015

Volume: 29

Issue: 66

Pages: 17-55

Type: Article

DOI: 10.1016/J.IBBAI.2016.02.024 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openOpen access editor

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Cited by

  • Scopus Cited by: 5 (29-05-2023)
  • Dialnet Metrics Cited by: 7 (31-05-2023)
  • Web of Science Cited by: 0 (31-05-2023)
  • Dimensions Cited by: 2 (01-03-2023)

JCR (Journal Impact Factor)

  • Year 2015
  • Journal Impact Factor: 0.146
  • Journal Impact Factor without self cites: 0.104
  • Article influence score: 0.052
  • Best Quartile: Q4
  • Area: INFORMATION SCIENCE & LIBRARY SCIENCE Quartile: Q4 Rank in area: 80/86 (Ranking edition: SSCI)

SCImago Journal Rank

  • Year 2015
  • SJR Journal Impact: 0.167
  • Best Quartile: Q3
  • Area: Library and Information Sciences Quartile: Q3 Rank in area: 163/246


  • Social Sciences: B

Scopus CiteScore

  • Year 2015
  • CiteScore of the Journal : 0.2
  • Area: Library and Information Sciences Percentile: 17


(Data updated as of 01-03-2023)
  • Total citations: 2
  • Recent citations: 1


This study examines the behaviors, preferences and degree of satisfaction of the academic community of the University of Leon with regard to the use of electronic journals. Data and opinions from faculty undertaking research in sixty-nine fields of knowledge were gathered by means of survey applied in 2012. Results were examined against those gathered in an analysis performed by the research team of download statistics and productivity data. Frequent, intense use of online journals is evident largely in the area of research tasks. The average number of articles consulted per year was significant, with marked differences between the fields of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Life and Health Sciences. The average number of journal titles regularly consulted by faculty at the University of Leon was comes nearly to ten, a result that exceeds the average found in other studies.

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