Dataset Open Access

Scopus/Scimago for Studying Legal Research: An Empirical Assessment

Hamann, Hanjo

Data collector(s)
Emmelheinz, Lill

This file documents the raw data and manual codings (as of July 2022) of 46 journals listed in the Scimago Journal & Country Rank for the search criteria "Subject category: Law", "Region/Country: Germany", and "Year: 2021". These data are the basis of the blog post Hamann/Emmelheinz, "Scopus/Scimago: Useless for Studying Legal Research! An Empirical Assessment of Misclassification Rates in a Popular Scientometric Data Source", Legal|Empirics blog 25 July 2022, DOI 10.25527/re.2022.02.

Files (31.5 kB)
Name Size
Hamann & Emmelheinz - Scimago German Law Journals 2021.xlsx
31.5 kB Download
All versions This version
Views 55
Downloads 11
Data volume 31.5 kB31.5 kB
Unique views 44
Unique downloads 11


Cite as