Aims & Scope
World Digital Libraries is published by TERI
World Digital Libraries is an international peer-reviewed bi-annual journal. The journal seeks quality research papers that present original theoretical approaches. It also seeks experimental case studies related to digital library developments, maintenance and dissemination of digital information focusing on research and integration of knowledge at the interface of resources and development. The journal will, therefore, keep readers abreast with the current developments and contain articles, reviews, current developments and case studies, encompassing the following areas.
- Theoretical and methodological issues that relate to the interrelationships among electronic resources management, digital preservation, multiple access, multilinguality, copyright issues and security aspects.
- Theoretical approaches as well as experimental case studies related to digital library development and maintenance.
- Initiatives towards digitization through lucid case studies.
- Current developments across the globe.
- Dialogues between the scientific community and society at large.
Professor Michael Seadle,
Director, Berlin School of Library and Information Science, HEADT Centre (a research project);
Executive Director, iSchools, Inc.
Dr Partha Kalyan Bhattacharya, TERI, New Delhi, India
R A Maningdoula Thangal,TERI, New Delhi, India
Sachin Bhardwaj, TERI, New Delhi, India
Editorial Advisory Board
Dr Jagdish Arora, Advisor, National Board of Accrediation, New Delhi, India
Dr Alejandro Bia, CIO-DEMI, Centro de Investigación Operativa, Departamento de Estadística, Matemáticas e Informática, Área de Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos, Universidad Miguel Hernández, Elche, España
Prof. José Luis Borbinha, Professor, INESC-ID/IST, Information Systems Group Lisbon Technical University, Portugal
Prof. Daniel Chandran, PhD, Professor, Faculty of Information Technology University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Prof. Ching-chih Chen, PhD, Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Simmons College, USA
Prof. Gobinda Chowdhury, PhD, Professor, Department of Mathematics and Information Sciences, Northumbria University, UK
Prof. J N Gautam, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Jiwaji University, Madhya Pradesh, India
Prof. Ee-Peng Lim, PhD, Professor, School of Information Systems Singapore Management University, Singapore
Dr Debal Chandra Kar, Librarian, Ambedkar University, New Delhi, India
Prof. Gary Marchionini, Professor, School of Information and Library Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Dr Usha Mujoo-Munshi,Chief Librarian, Indian Institute of Public Administration, India
Prof. Dr Erich J Neuhold, Professor, Computer Science, University of Vienna, Austria
Prof. Paul Nieuwenhuysen, Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Mr John Paschoud, Information Systems Engineer of the Library London School of Economics, UK
Dr A R D Prasad, Professor, Documentation Research & Training Centre, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India
Dr Ratna Sanyal, Professor, Computer Science Engineering, School of Engineering and Technology, BML Munjal University, India
Dr V N Shukla, Director (IT), Election Commision of India, India
Prof. Ingeborg Torvik Sølvberg, Professor, Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Dr M G Sreekumar, Librarian, Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode, Kerala
Prof. Shigeo Sugimoto, University of Library and Information Science, Japan
Prof. P Tapio Varis, Acting President, Global University System, Professor and Chair of Media Education, University of Tampere, Finland
Prof. Shalini R Urs, Executive Director, International School of Information Management, University of Mysore, Mysore, India
Prof. Ian H Witten, Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand
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Discover the contents of the latest journal issue:
Status of Library Automation in Government College Libraries of Karnataka, India
Muthuraj, M. B. Nashipudi
Digitization of Manuscripts and Rare Documents in Select Institutions Located in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir: a status report
A. Wahid, M. I. Lone, A. Shakoor