Indexing and Reviewing: Concept and Its Practice


  • Akshatha Banadka Research Scholar, Department of Life Sciences, Christ (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, Karnataka, India



- Indexing, Indexing Agencies, Indexing Parameters, Review Methods, Open Access Journal.


Indexing is a crucial factor that helps journal to reach out a larger audience and achieve reputation by standing out from the rest that are crowding in publication space. This article helps gaining an understanding on the concept of indexing, its history, its practices, the major indexing agencies and the indexing parameters. The paper also discusses on the different review methods adopted by journals and the concept of open access journals.


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How to Cite

Banadka, A. (2020). Indexing and Reviewing: Concept and Its Practice. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH, 8(5), 99–113.