Nature Journal Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: Nature Publishing Group

Journal description

Publishes papers from any area of science with great potential impact.

Current impact factor: 42.35

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2015
2013 / 2014 Impact Factor 42.351
2012 Impact Factor 38.597
2011 Impact Factor 36.28
2010 Impact Factor 36.101
2009 Impact Factor 34.48
2008 Impact Factor 31.434
2007 Impact Factor 28.751
2006 Impact Factor 26.681
2005 Impact Factor 29.273
2004 Impact Factor 32.182
2003 Impact Factor 30.979
2002 Impact Factor 30.432
2001 Impact Factor 27.955
2000 Impact Factor 25.814
1999 Impact Factor 29.491
1998 Impact Factor 28.833
1997 Impact Factor 27.368
1996 Impact Factor 28.417
1995 Impact Factor 27.074
1994 Impact Factor 25.466
1993 Impact Factor 22.326
1992 Impact Factor 22.139

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 38.16
Cited half-life 9.60
Immediacy index 9.24
Eigenfactor 1.58
Article influence 20.84
Website Nature website
Other titles Nature, International weekly journal of science
ISSN 0028-0836
OCLC 1586310
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

Nature Publishing Group

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 6 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • Authors retain copyright
    • Author's pre-print on arXiv or bioRXiv
    • Author's post-print on author's personal website, institutional repository, PubMed Central or funding body's archive
    • Published source must be acknowledged
    • Must link to publisher version with DOI
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Classification
    ​ yellow

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