Circulation and Impact

Atlantis is published twice a year, in June and December, and keeps to its publication date punctually. 

Atlantis is indexed in the following Thomson Reuters services:

  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index®
  • Current Contents®/Arts & Humanities
  • Emerging Source Citation Index
  • Social Sciences Citation Index®
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
  • Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences

Atlantis is also indexed or abstracted in the following databases and directories:


  • RESH, Revistas Españolas de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades

De Gruyter Saur

  • International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature in the Humanities and Social Sciences (IBR Online)
  • International Bibliography of Periodical Literature in the Humanities and the Social Sciences (IBZ Online)


  • Academic Search Complete
  • Fuente Academica Premier, Humanities
  • Humanities Abstracts
  • Humanities International Complete (HIC)
  • Humanities International Index
  • Linguistics Abstracts Online
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals
  • MLA International Bibliography, published by the Modern Language Association of America

Elsevier BV

  • SCIMAGO Journal and Country Rank


  • Academic ASAP
  • Expanded Academic Index ASAP
  • General Onefile
  • Informe académico
  • Infotrac Onefile
  • Literature Resource Center


  • Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL)
  • CSA Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
  • Literature Online (LION)
  • Periodical Index Online (PIO)
  • Periodicals Contents Index (PCI)
  • Sociological Abstracts

Other abstracting and indexing services:

  • A Bibliography of Literary Theory, Criticism and Philology
  • American Studies Journal Directory
  • Bibliography of European Journals for English Studies (BEJES), European Society for the Study of English (ESSE)
  • CARHUS Plus+
  • CIRC Clasificación Integrada de las Revistas Científicas
  • CWTS Journal Indicators
  • DICE Difusión y Calidad Editorial de las Revistas Españolas de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales y Jurídicas
  • DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Eigenfactor
  • ERIHPlus, European Reference Index for the Humanities
  • Google Scholar Metrics
  • Índice H de las Revistas Científicas Españolas según Google Scholar Metrics
  • JSTOR Integrated Digital Platform
  • Journal Scholar Metrics
  • MIAR Matriz de Información para el Análisis de Revistas
  • ROAD Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
  • REDIB Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico
  • YWES The Year’s Work in English Studies (Oxford Journals)
  • Ulrichsweb (Online)

Atlantis holds the Quality Seal for Excellence in Academic Journals awarded by the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (2014-2017, extended up to 2018; renewed for 2019-2021; renewed for 2022; renewed for 2022-2023) (Sello de Calidad de Revistas Científicas Españolas, FECYT).  Atlantis has also been awarded a quality seal in "Good editorial practices for gender equality”.

Bibliometric indicators


Impact Factor/
indicators (2021)



JIF: 0.405



JCI: 0.80

Ranking by JIF:

Q4 (173/194) (Linguistics). Percentile: 11.08

Ranking by JCI:

Q2 (119/370) (Language & Linguistics). Percentile: 67.9
Q2 (131/274) (Linguistics). Percentile: 52.37
Q2 (75/196) (Literature). Percentile: 61.99



SJR: 0.12
SNIP: 0.871

Literature & Literary Theory: (161/934) 82nd percentile

Language & Linguistics: (476/968) 50th percentile

Linguistics & Language: (519/1032) 49th percentile

Cultural Studies: (516/1127) 54th percentile


SJR: 0.12
H index: 12

Q2 (Literature & Literary Theory)
Q3 (Cultural Studies)
Q3 (Linguistics & Language)


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Quality Seal 2014-2017, extended up to 2018; renewed for 2019-2021; renewed for 2022


CNEAI criteria: 16/19
ANECA criteria: 20/22
Databases: 10
Experts’ opinion: 69.13
2005-2009 IF: 0.114

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Category B (Philology, Linguistics and Sociolinguistics)


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Category A (Arts & Humanities)
Category B (Social Sciences)


Criteria: 31/38

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ICDS: 11.0

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IPP: 0.30

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Google Scholar Metrics

2022 version of Scholar Metrics (period 2017-2021)

H5-Index (8); H5-Median (13)


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