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Operations Management

Finding articles, books & background info on OPER topics; quality management; writing & citing help.

Best Databases for Finding Articles

Find articles in newspapers, magazines or academic (scholarly, peer-reviewed) journals on Operations Management topics by starting on one of these Library Databases:

Finding Top Tier OPER Journals

What are the top ranked academic (peer-reviewed) journals in Operations Management?

  • One way to determine this is to consult the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) Library Database. JCR journal rankings are frequently used to identify the top journals based on their impact factor.
    • Some Operations Management journals are included in the JCR Social Sciences Edition under the subject category of Management.
    • Operations Research and Management Science journals are included in the JCR Science Edition under the subject category of Operations Research and Management Science.
  • Another source for journal rankings is SCR (Scimago Journal and Country Rank). It lets you view journal rankings by subject category, to view a variety of indicators (including the SCR rank and H-index) for individual journals,and to compare journals to each other.
  • The Financial Times newspaper has compiled a list of 50 journals which it uses to rank the research of Business School faculty.

Direct Links to Relevant FT50 Journals: