Journals in Cartography, GIS, and Geovisualization

Journals in cartography, and a subjective selection of journals in GIS (Geographic Information Science, GIScience), geography, and information visualization.
Journals listed have an active web site and have published issues in recent years. If available, recent article titles are pulled with RSS feeds from journal web sites.
ISI Web of Knowledge impact factors are copied from journal web sites.

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Last update 6 September 2016 by Bernie Jenny.
Applied Geography (impact factor: 2012 2.779, 2013 2.650, 2014 2.494, 2015 2.565)
    Caert-Thresoor, Journal for the history of cartography in the Netherlands

    CARTO – Le monde en cartes
    Cartographic Journal (Impact factor: 2012 0.424, 2013 0.230, 2014 0.299)
      Cartography and Geographic Information Science CaGIS (impact factor: 2012 0.611, 2013 0.500, 2014 0.944)
        Cartouche (newsletter of the Canadian Cartographic Association CCA)

        Comité Français de Cartographie
        Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE (impact factor: 2012 1.228, 2013 1.116, 2014 0.911)
          Computers & Geosciences (impact factor: 2012 1.834, 2013 1.562, 2014 2.054)
            Computers, Environment and Urban Systems (impact factor: 2012 1.674, 2013 1.520, 2014 1.537)
              Environmental Modelling & Software (Impact factor: 2012 3.476, 2013 4.538, 2014 4.420)
                Geocarto International (impact factor: 2012 0.575, 2013 0.897, 2014 1.370)
                  Geodesy and Cartography (Taylor & Francis)
                    Geodesy and Cartography (De Gruyter), open access
                      Geographical Analysis (impact factor: 2012 1.5, 2013 1.250, 2014 1.543, 2015 1.571)
                        GeoInformatica (Impact Factor: 2012 1.000, 2013 1.288, 2014 0.745, 2015 1.061)
                          Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk (Impact Factor: 2012 0.977, 2013 0.622, 2014 1.310)
                            Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on (Impact Factor: 2012 3.467, 2013 1.480, 2014 2.933)
                              The Globe, journal of the Australian and New Zealand Map Society Inc. (ANZMapS)

                              Globe Studies / Globusfreund, International Coronelli Society for the Study of Globes
                              Imago Mundi (Impact Factor: 2012 0.250, 2013 0.091)
                                Information Visualization (Impact Factor: 2012 1.000, 2013 0.767, 2014 0.541)
                                  International Journal of Digital Earth (Impact Factor: 2012 1.222, 2013 2.056, 2014 3.291)
                                    International Journal of Geographical Information Science IJGIS (Impact Factor: 2012 1.613, 2013 1.479, 2014 1.655)
                                      ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (Impact Factor: 2012 3.313, 2013 2.902, 2014 3.132)
                                        Journal of Geodesy (Impact factor: 2013 3.917, 2014 2.699)
                                          Journal of Geographical Systems (Impact Factor: 2012 1.366, 2013 1.341, 2014 1.500)
                                            Journal of Maps (Impact Factor: 2012 0.769, 2013 0.895, 2014 1.193)
                                              Journal of Spatial Science (Impact Factor: 2012 0.629, 2013 0.412, 2014 0.412)
                                                Kartografické listy (Cartographic Letters, The journal of the Cartographic Society of the Slovak Republic)

                                                Kartografija i geoinformacije (Journal of the Croatian Cartographic Society)

                                                Kartographische Nachrichten

                                                Map, Journal of the Japan Cartographers Association. Volumes.

                                                Maplines, British Cartographic Society member magazine. Archived issues are publicly available.
                                                Mappemonde (open access)
                                                  Transactions in GIS (Impact Factor: 2012 0.906, 2013 1.000, 2014 1.398)
                                                    Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on (Impact Factor: 2012 1.898, 2013 1.919, 2014 2.168)