Bibliometric Profile of Journal of National Folklore (2007-2009)

Yalcin H.

MILLI FOLKLOR, no.85, pp.205-211, 2010 (Journal Indexed in AHCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 85
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : MILLI FOLKLOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.205-211


The Journal of National Folklore (JNF) has been indexed by the Art& Humanities Citation Index since 2007. This study examines the Journal of National Folklore and bibliometric features of its articles. The research carried out covers 174 articles between the years 2007-2009. The following research questions have been addressed: 1) Is multiple authorship a prevalent feature of the articles?) 2) What are the institutional affiliations of the authors of the articles? 3) Which types of sources (journal articles, monographs, etc.) get cited most often in the articles? 4) What are the most frequently cited journals in the JNF 5) What is the rate of literature obsolescence in folklore?6) How is the status of JNF between the 18 journals indexed by A&HCI?