Internationalization of Domestic Journals for Enhancing the Global Influence: An Analysis on KoreaScience Journals

해외 영향력 확산을 위한 국내 학술지의 국제화에 관한 연구 - KoreaScience 학술지를 중심으로 -

  • 신은자 (세종대학교 신문방송학과) ;
  • 최희윤 (한국과학기술정보연구원, UST) ;
  • 서태설 (한국과학기술정보연구원)
  • Received : 2015.10.22
  • Accepted : 2015.11.05
  • Published : 2015.11.30


Today, many learned societies are very interested in publishing international journal, especially for titles from non-English speaking countries. In Korea, there is not many studies on publishing international journals except for some cases trying to internationalize domestic journals. This study analyzed international factors of domestic 143 titles offering DOI by KoreaScience. The analysis showed that many of these journals have low impact factors and editorial board without a lot of foreign scholars. Some titles don't have online submission platform or English websites. It is recommended that domestic journals should reinforce international factors including global distribution with visibility to be considered as reputable international journals.


SCIE;DOI;KoreaScience Journal;Internationality;International Journal;Impact;International Collaboration


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