Impact and ranking

Contemporary Security Policy is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, in Scopus, and ranked by Google Scholar.

Google Scholar (H5-index, Military Studies)

Rank 2012-2016: 13/20*
Rank 2011-2015: 12/20*
Rank 2010-2014: 14/20*

Scopus (CiteScore, Political Science and International Relations)

Rank 2016: 162/419 (Q2)
Rank 2015: 62/393 (Q1)
Rank 2014: 106/377 (Q2)
Rank 2013: 76/362 (Q1)
Rank 2012: 121/342 (Q2)
Rank 2011: 160/332 (Q2)

Emerging Sources Citation Index (International Relations)

While the journal is under evaluation for inclusion in the Social Science Citation Index of Thomson Reuters, all articles are already fully indexed in the Web of Science.

* Google Scholar only officially ranks the top-20 journals in a specific field.