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Ekstrom Library

Collection Development

Religion Collections Data Guide

Database Usage Statistics

Usage of Religion Databases: 2020

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 20,810
ATLA Religion Database 22,197
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 124,281 80,008
Index to Jewish Periodicals 18,032
JSTOR 107,242 84,837
Past Masters 425 26
Philosopher's Index 11,664
Sociological Abstracts 21,781

Usage of Religion Databases: 2019

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 16,122
ATLA Religion Database 22,503
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 168,223 77,844
Index to Jewish Periodicals 21,434
JSTOR 219,548 120,492
Past Masters 767 49
Philosopher's Index 16,118
Sociological Abstracts 15,501

Usage of Religion Databases: 2018

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 20,719
ATLA Religion Database 21,843
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 193,214 102,408
Index to Jewish Periodicals 17,718
JSTOR 88,795 112,614
Past Masters 372 7
Philosopher's Index 18,731
Sociological Abstracts 18,956

Usage of Religion Databases: 2017

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 23,702
ATLA Religion Database 16,242
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 181,782 99,095
Index to Jewish Periodicals 10,480
JSTOR 69,101 110,400
Past Masters 1,212 210
Philosopher's Index 19,813
Sociological Abstracts 22,058

Usage of Religion Databases: 2016

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 24,498
ATLA Religion Database 13,567
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 213,990 114,142
Index to Jewish Periodicals 17,713
JSTOR 83,447 117,853
Past Masters 545 3
Philosopher's Index 25,370
Sociological Abstracts 25,361

Usage of Religion Databases: 2015

Database Searches Downloads
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 24,211
ATLA Religion Database 19,819
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 240,155 109,939
JSTOR 76,605 239,391
Past Masters 426 6
Philosopher's Index 27,477
Sociological Abstracts 21,876

Top 10 Journals

The lists of Top 10 journals by subject were extracted from Journal Citation Reports database. The Libraries own or have access to all titles linked below.

Top 10 Journals in Religion

Journal Name ISSN Total Citations 2020 Journal Impact Factor Eigenfactor Score Article Influence Score
Sociology of Religion 1069-4404 1,323 3.476 0.002 1.588
Psychology of Religion and Spirituality 1941-1022 1,334 2.329 0.002 0.93
International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 1050-8619 1,092 2.029 0.001 0.708
Journal of Religion & Health 0022-4197 3,287 1.898 0.004 0.44
Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 0021-8294 3,969 1.828 0.003 1.051
Politics and Religion 1755-0483 368 1.65 0.001 0.711
British Journal of Religious Education 0141-6200 555 1.619 0.001 0.481
Journal of Beliefs & Values - Studies In Religion & Education 1361-7672 427 1.58 0.001 0.423
Politics Religion & Ideology 2156-7689 257 1 0.001 0.722
Social Compass 0037-7686 589 0.944 0.001 0.746

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