Some of the articles published in the Journals of Hotel & Business Management which are indexed in the famous indexing sites achieve very high impact factor for that particular journal. Journal of Hotel & Business Management accepts online letters to the editors, brief comments that contributes to the previously published articles or other relevant findings in various fields.
High-impact journals are those considered to be highly influential in their respective fields. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information. The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
Last date updated on July, 2014