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) (Sello de Calidad de Revistas Científicas Españolas, FECYT)


Bibliometric indicators

Database Impact Factor/
indicators (2020)
JCR IF: 0.359

Q4 (170/193) (Linguistics)
Q3 (124/205) (Language & Linguistics)
Q1 (4/130) (Literature)
SNIP: 0.612
Q1 (262/845) (Literature & Literary Theory)
Q2 (534/879) (Language & Linguistics)
Q2 (589/1037) (Cultural Studies)
Q2 (578/935) (Linguistics & Language)
H index: 10
Q1 (Literature & Literary Theory)
Q2 (Language & Linguistics)
Q2 (Cultural Studies)
Q2 (Linguistics & Language)
FECYT not applicable C1 (8/68) (Linguistics)
C1 (7/71) (Literature)
Quality Seal 2014-2017, extended up to 2018; renewed for 2019-2021
RESH CNEAI criteria: 16/19
ANECA criteria: 20/22
Databases: 10
Experts’ opinion: 69.13
2005-2009 IF: 0.114
not applicable
CARHUS Plus+ not applicable Category B (Philology, Linguistics and Sociolinguistics)
CIRC not applicable Category A (Arts & Humanities)
Category B (Social Sciences)
LATINDEX Criteria: 33/33 not applicable
MIAR ICDS: 11.0 not applicable
CWTS IPP: 0.25 not applicable