RUDN Journals included in Web of Science and DOAJ databases
According to Clarivate Analytics «Vestnik of Peoples’ friendship university of Russia. Linguistics» journal (issues since 2016) is included in Web of Science (WoS) Core Collection's Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) is a new base in Web of Science. It is aimed at highlighting new journals including those from Asia, Latin America, Russia and ex-USSR countries. ESCI enters the so-called WoS - Core Collection, where publications in the leading world journals are indexed. Since 2015, all new journals are first included in ESCI and after a few years of experts’ observance they either enter one of the 3 thematic databases - WoS Core Collection (Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED); Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI); Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI) or stop being indexed.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) included the following journals:
DOAJ will contain all the electronic archive of these journals since 2008.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) international platform is based at the Lund University research library (Sweden) and gives open access to reviewed journals and indexes them. DOAJ includes leading journals with open access, which use quality control system. Being in DOAJ means that the articles will be seen by a wide range of specialists all over the world.
December 28, RUDN University Rector Oleg Yastrebov and QS World Merit Head of Partnerships Zoya Zaitseva signed an agreement on large-scale cooperation in achieving 17 sustainable development goals identified by the UN.
In a year, RUDN University rose from 43 to 31 place in the international QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia 2022. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia showed the best results in international scientific relations, academic reputation and employer reputation categories.
RUDN has risen to the 28th position in the international ranking of environmentally friendly universities UI GreenMetric 2021 remaining the “greenest” university in Russia. This is the best result in the history of the university’s ranking participation since 2011. The list of the “greenest” universities was published on December 14. There are 956 universities from 80 countries, including 54 universities from Russia. The goal of the UI GreenMetric — assess universities according to campus development ecological sustainability and the energy-saving model of university management.