Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research
ISSN Online: 1470-1170
Publication Frequency: 6 issues per year
Aim & Scope:
2014 Impact Factor 0.568
Ranking:148/224 (Education & Educational Research)
2014 5 Year Impact Factor 0.741
Ranking: 143/224 (Education & Educational Research)
© 2015 Thomson Reuters, 2014 Journal Citation Reports®
2013 Impact per Publication 0.643 – values from Scopus.
The Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research
is an international refereed research journal focusing on central ideas and themes in educational thinking and research. The journal welcomes reports on philosophical, historical, comparative, experimental and survey studies and has no preferences - except quality - concerning the authors' choices of methodological perspectives. The journal reflects ongoing educational research in the nordic countries. It also encourages scholarly discussions on vital concepts, new issues and themes of importance for education in the future.
The journal sells to over fifty countries and is abstracted and indexed in over fifteen current awareness titles.
Peer Review Policy:
All research articles in this journal have undergone rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymized refereeing by at least two anonymous referees.
Subjects Covered & Scope: Currently known as Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research (1971 - current) Formerly known as Pedagogisk Forskning (1957 - 1970)
Norwegian School of Management
Department of Educational Research
University of Oslo
PO Box 1092
University of Gothenburg
P.O. Box 300
S-405 30 Gothenburg
Department of Psychology
University of Copenhagen
Øster Farimagsgade 2 A,
DK-1353 Copenhagen K
Professor Berit Askling - Goteborg University, Sweden
Professor Ingrid Calgren - Stockholm Institute of Education, Sweden
Professor Einar Gudmundsson - Institute for Educational Research, Iceland
Professor Sigrún Aðalbjarnardóttir - University of Iceland
Professor Knut Arne Hagtvet - University of Oslo, Norway
Professor Torgrim Gjesme - University of Oslo, Norway
Professor Yngvar Ommundsen - Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Professor Per Schultz Jørgensen - Danish University of Education
Professor Leena Krokfors - University of Helsinki, Finland
Professor Erno Lehtinen - University of Turku, Finland
Professor Ference Marton - Gothenburg University, Sweden
Professor Eero Ropo - University of Tampere, Finland
Abtracting & Indexing: Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research is abstracted and indexed inAcademic Search; Advanced Placement Source; ArticleFirst; Australian Education Index (AEI); Bibliography of Periodicals Literature (IBZ); British Education Index; Child Development & Adolescent Studies; CSA Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts; CSA Social Services Abstracts; CSA Sociological Abstracts; Current Abstracts; Current Index to Statistics (CIS-ED); Dietrich’s Index Philosophicus; Education Research Complete; Education Research Index; Education Source; Educational Administration Abstracts; Educational Research Abstracts Online (ERA); Education Resources Information Center (ERIC); ERIH (European Reference Index for the Humanities); Electronic Collections Online; FRANCIS; IDP Database of Research on International Education (DRIE); MLA International Bibliography; Professional Development Collection; ProQuest Central; Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection; PsycFIRST; PsycINFO; Research into Higher Education Abstracts; Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliographies; SCOPUS®; Social Sciences Citation Index; Social SciSearch; SocINDEX; Studies on Women and Gender Abstracts; TOC Premier; Web of Science and VOCEDplus.