International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR)

Submit a Paper to the International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR)

Published Quarterly. Est. 2005.

The International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR) is a peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary, international journal that publishes high-quality, original research about electronic government. Electronic government is broadly defined within topics such as but not limited to the hardware and software technology, e-government adoption and diffusion, e-government policy, e-government planning and management, e-government applications, and e-government impacts. The journal also serves as a forum for scholars and practitioners to present theoretical and philosophical discussions on current issues relating to the practice of electronic government. IJEGR encourages submissions that reflect the wide and interdisciplinary nature of e-government as a subject and manuscripts that integrate technological disciplines with social, contextual and management issues.

ISSN: 1548-3886|EISSN: 1548-3894|DOI: 10.4018/IJEGR
The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR) 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 IJEGR.

Mission

The mission of the International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR) is to supply academicians, practitioners, and professionals with quality applied research results in the field of electronic/digital government, its applications, and impacts on governmental organizations around the world. This journal effectively and positively provides organizational and managerial directions with greater use and management of electronic/digital government technologies in organizations. IJEGR epitomizes the research available within e-government while exponentially emphasizing the expansiveness of this field.


Coverage

IJEGR encourages submissions that reflect the wide and interdisciplinary nature of e-government as a subject and manuscripts that integrate technological disciplines with social, contextual and management issues. Topics to be discussed in the journal include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Accessibility and usability of e-government Web sites
  • Administrative reform through e-government
  • Assessment of e-government projects
  • Avoidance of technology pitfalls in e-government development
  • Building government-to-government enterprises
  • Citizen-centric services
  • Cyber public relations
  • Digital government and online education
  • Digital rights management
  • E-government and digital divide
  • E-government databases
  • E-justice, law enforcement, and cyber crime
  • Electronic government-to-business collaboration
  • Electronic government-to-government collaboration
  • Electronic healthcare (e-health) services
  • Electronic voting
  • Enterprise architecture at various levels of government
  • E-planning
  • Evaluation of methodologies, approaches, tools, and techniques used for designing and implementing e-government systems
  • Evaluation of public sector information systems
  • Future directions of electronic government
  • Governance and electronic democracy
  • Identity management, data protection, and citizens’ privacy
  • Immigration and digital government
  • Impacts/implications of electronic government
  • Implementing e-government systems in transition economics
  • Information availability and access in e-government
  • Information security in e-government
  • Innovative applications and best practices in e-government
  • Inter-agency information sharing in e-government and shared services
  • International integration/collaboration of e-government
  • IT management issues in e-government
  • Local e-government implementation and diffusion
  • Organizational and human factors influencing e-government adoption and diffusion
  • Public and private partnership management
  • Public sector and social inclusion/exclusion
  • Social issues and trust in e-government
  • Socio-economic factors influencing e-government adoption and diffusion
  • Strategic management of e-government
  • Technology adoption and diffusion in the public sector
  • Theories, conceptual models, and frameworks for public sector information systems
  • Transformational government and ICT enabled change in the public sector


Submission

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 http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx 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:

All inquiries regarding IJEGR should be directed to the attention of:

Mohamad Osmani
Managing Editor
E-mail: m.osmani@qu.edu.qa

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

http://www.igi-global.com/authorseditors/titlesubmission/newproject.aspx