Thursday, 9 July 2020

BD&S accepted into the Social Sciences Citation Index with an Impact Factor of 4.577

We are pleased to announce that the journal Big Data & Society has been accepted into the multidisciplinary Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) by Clarivate Analytics. The journal's Impact Factor of 4.577 ranks it as the second highest journal (out of 108) in the Social Sciences Interdisciplinary domain of the SSCI. More information on SSCI can be found here:

We are proud of this accomplishment and thank our authors, reviewers and editors for all their hard work. The journal could not have achieved this without you. We look forward to continuing to offer feedback and space for thoughtful and innovative research on big data practices.

BD&S is a SAGE open access, double blind peer-reviewed scholarly journal. It publishes interdisciplinary research principally in the social sciences, humanities and computing and their intersections with the arts and natural sciences about the implications of Big Data for societies. After launching in 2014, it has published over 300 original research articles, commentaries, demonstrations, and editorials in a series of special theme collections. Visit the journal web site at