According to Scopus Content Selection & Advisory Board (CSAB), eLight has been officially accepted for coverage by Scopus after rigorous evaluation of CSAB. The Acceptance Letter listed the below highlights of eLight:
- The journal consistently includes articles that are academically sound and relevant to an international academic or professional audience in the field.
- The journal has scholarly relevance as evidenced by citations in other journals currently covered by Scopus.
- This title addresses a subject area not properly covered by an existing journal.
Launched in June 2021, eLight has been listed by Scopus and COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics); it rapidly gained worldwide visibility, with its publications receiving average citation/download of 27 times/10,000 times per paper, which also attracted a total of 30 million reads across global social media.
We’d like to regard our deepest gratitude to the journal's Editors-in-Chief, Editorial Board members, authors, readers, reviewers, sponsors and the whole publishing team who have supported eLight all along this way.
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