International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS)

The International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS) would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, the coverage, and the guidelines for submission to IJDLS.


The mission of the International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS) is to disseminate state-of-the-art digital libraries technologies, advance the field of digital libraries, educate the digital library and multimedia database community, and provide a venue for people to interact and exchange ideas. The journal addresses a variety of technologies, techniques and emerging innovative solutions to store, retrieve, manipulate, communicate, visualize, and reason with digital libraries.


Topics to be discussed in this journal include (but are not limited to) the following: 

�         Architecture of digital library systems

�         Artificial intelligence in digital libraries

�         Automatic information detection and summary

�         Collaborative technologies in distributed network environment

�         Content and knowledge management

�         Data fusion

�         Data mining and extraction

�         Deployment of digital collections

�         Design of Information Spaces for Next-Generation digital participation

�         Digital library applications

�         Distributed information systems

�         Grid architectures and technologies

�         Human-computer interface design

�         Information visualization

�         Insightful analyses of existing systems

�         Metadata creation and management

�         Models of information interaction

�         Multimedia storage and retrieval

�         Multimedia system integration

�         Network and information sharing

�         Ontology and semantic interoperability

�         Open source applications used in digital library, archives and museum

�         Performance evaluation of digital library systems

�         Personal digital libraries

�         Security and privacy

�         Semantic interoperability

�         Social media and online platform

�         Systems and algorithms for data preservation

�         Technical standards and protocols

�         Usability and retrieval evaluation

�         User modeling


Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Journal Editor

All manuscript submissions to IJDLS should be sent through the online submission system:

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