Abstracting and Indexing

Journal of Positive School Psychology (JPSP) is indexed/abstracted in:

  • Scopus Index
  • PKP Index
  • Google Scholar
  • Academia Social Science Index (ASOS Index)
  • Turkish Medline-National Citation Index
  • Arastirmax Scientific Publication Index
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory
  • Citefactor Indexing
  • European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH PLUS)
  • Index Copernicus
  • TÜBİTAK ULAKBİM Social Sciences Database (TR Index)

Impact Metrics

The following citation metrics are produced by abstracting and indexing databases using their respective datasets. These metrics represent a variety of methods for measuring the citation impact of published research on a journal level.

Google Scholar

h5-index: 13

Google’s h5-index is calculated by finding the h-index for articles in a publication over the last five complete calendar years, where h is equal to the number of articles over a five year period that have at least h citations each.


The h5-median is calculated by finding the median number of citations for the articles that comprise a publication’s h5-index.


CiteScoreTracker 2020: 1.8- Last updated on 10 January 2021. 

CiteScore value counts the citations received in the last 4 years to articles, reviews, conference papers, book chapters, and data papers published in the last 4 years, and divides this by the number of publications published in the last 4 years.

Source-normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)

Source Normalized Impact per Paper measures actual citations received relative to citations expected for the serial’s subject field.

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

SCImago Journal Rank measures weighted citations received by the serial. Citation weighting depends on the subject field and prestige (SJR) of the citing serial.