Journal Contents: International Journal of Library and Information Services (IJLIS)

Volume 9 (2020)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Transforming Libraries in China Through Innovative User-Centered Services (PART 1): The Innovative Service Practice of Chinese Libraries in the 21st Century
Guest Editorial Preface
Lian Ruan (Executive Director of Chinese American Librarians Association, Director/Head Librarian of Illinois Fire Service Institute, Illinois Fire Service Institute, Champaign, USA), Xingye Du (Managing Director of Library and Information Service, National Science Library, Beijing, China)
Article 1
Survey of Reading Promotion of Public Libraries in China (pages 1-9)
Junling Zhao (Hebei University, Tianjin, China), Wenxian Ge (Hebei University, Baoding, China)
Article 2
Information Equity and Cultural Sharing: The Service for Migrant Workers in Hangzhou Public Library (pages 10-24)
Shuqing Chu (Zhejiang Library, Hangzhou, China), Shumin Tu (Hangzhou Public Library, Hangzhou, China), Nuo Wang (Hangzhou Public Library, Hangzhou, China), Weiran Zhang (Hangzhou Public Library, Hangzhou, China)
Article 3
Two Case Studies of Topic-Related Multidimensional Reading Services in China (pages 25-35)
Huiyan Tang (Nanjing Agricultural University Library, Nanjing, China), Yitao Hu (Nanjing Agricultural University Library, Nanjing, China), Suoling Zhu (College of Humanities and Social Development at Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China), Weiwei Li (Institute of Higher Education at Tongji University, Shanghai, China), Qingkui Xi (Nanjing Agricultural University Library, Nanjing, China), Yuxian Liu (Institute of Higher Education at Tongji University, Shanghai, China & School of History and Archives at Yunnan University, Kunming, China)
Article 4
Reading Promoters' Training: New Service of Public Library - A Case Study of Pudong Library of China (pages 36-51)
Lihua Wang (Shanghai University, Shanghai, China), Fei Yang (Pudong Library, Shanghai, China)
Article 5
Research on the Uniqueness and Characteristic Development of University Library Cultural Services: Practices at Wuhan University Library (pages 52-65)
Xincai Wang (School of Information Management at Wuhan University, Wuhan, China), Xin Xie (School of Information Management at Wuhan University, Wuhan, China)
Article 6
Innovative Practice and Development Thinking of Space Re-design in the Liaoning Provincial Library (pages 66-76)
Xiaowen Wang (Liaoning Provincial Cultural Performing Arts Group (Liaoning Provincial Public Cultural Service Center), Shenyang, China), Tianni Wang (Liaoning Provincial Cultural Performing Arts Group (Liaoning Provincial Public Cultural Service Center), Shenyang, China)
Issue 2
Article 1
The Collection and Service Optimization of China's Academic Library ILL Based on Bipartite Matching: A Case Study of Soochow University (pages 1-16)
Yue Ma (School of Information Management, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China), Jingxian Han (Soochow University Library, Suzhou, China), Zhuozhuo Li (Department of Archive and E-Government, School of Social Science, Soochow University, Suzhou, China)
Article 2
Research on the Utilization and Evaluation of Library Resource Discovery Systems in China (pages 17-50)
Linlin Song (Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China), Haitao Li (Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China), Shihui Li (Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China)
Article 3
Intellectual Property Rights Protection in Nigeria: Challenges and Prospects (pages 51-57)
Afolayan Oluyinka Titilope (University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria)
Volume 8 (2019)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Information Literacy and the Role of Libraries
Guest Editorial Preface
Nkosinathi Dlamini (University of Swaziland, Kwaluseni, Swaziland), Sipiwe Tevera (University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa), Satyabati Devi (University of Swaziland, Kwaluseni, Swaziland)
Article 1
Digital Content Consumption Trends in the Website of Singapore's National Information Literacy Programme (pages 1-23)
Sara Pek (National Library Board, Singapore), Damien Wang (National Library Board, Singapore)
Article 2
Article 3
Opportunities and Challenges of Academic Librarians in Teaching Information Literacy in Institutions of Higher Learning in Zimbabwe (pages 31-40)
Josiline Phiri Chigwada (Bindura University of Science Education, Bindura, Zimbabwe)
Article 4
Role of Library Professional Association in Enhancing Information Literacy Programme (pages 41-48)
Keisham Sangeeta Devi (Manipur University, Imphal, India)
Article 5
Information Literacy: A Challenge and Need for the Rural Communities in Manipur, India (pages 49-60)
Lairenlakpam Shanta Meitei (National Institute of Technology Nagaland, Dimapur, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Measuring Customer Satisfaction in Bowen University Library, Nigeria (pages 1-21)
Grace Omolara O. Olla (Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria), Paul Adesola Adekunle (Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria), Roseline Mitana Oshiname (Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria), Ayoola Oluwaseun Ajayi (University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria)
Article 2
Development and Practice of Research Support Services in Peking University Library (pages 22-39)
Yong Tang (Peking University Library, Beijing Shi, China), Chunhong Zhang (Peking University Library, Beijing Shi, China)
Article 3
The Use of Electronic Library Resources in Nigerian Universities: A Review of the Literature (pages 40-50)
Shaibu Adona Sadiku (Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria), Abdulwahab Olarenwaju Issa (University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria), Mohammed Kpakiko Mohammed (Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria)
Article 4
A Unique Development Road of Urban Public Libraries of China: Practice and Exploration of Pudong Library (pages 51-71)
Wei Zhang (Pudong New Area Education Bureau, Shanghai, China), Wanfen Zou (Pudong Library of Shanghai, Shanghai, China), Xiangen Qiu (Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance, Shanghai, China)
Article 5
The Impact of Technology Platform Change on the Information Seeking Behavior of Academicians in Amhara (pages 1-10)
Chalachew Muluken Liyew (Bahir Dar University Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia), Sertse Abebe Ayalew (Bahir Dar University Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia), Yibeltal Tafere Bayih (Bahir Dar University Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia)
Volume 7 (2018)
Issue 1
Special Issue on Digital Archives and Innovative Services
Guest Editorial Preface
Sangeeta Dhamdhere (Modern College of Arts, Science, and Commerce, Pune, India)
Article 1
Web-Scale Discovery Service in Academic Library Environment: A Birds Eye View (pages 1-14)
Mahendra Kumar Sahu (Gandhi Group of Institutions, Gunupur, India)
Article 2
Adoption of Open Source Software in Libraries in Developing Countries (pages 15-29)
Josiline Phiri Chigwada (Bindura University of Science Education, Bindura, Zimbabwe)
Article 3
Connection, Collaboration, and Community: Creative Commons (pages 30-43)
Madhuri Tikam (H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai, India)
Article 4
Development and Management of Digital Libraries in the Regime of IPR Paradigm (pages 44-57)
Ranjan Karmakar (Chakdaha College (Affiliated to University of Kalyani), Chakdaha, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Cost Issues in Digitalization and Preservation: A Case Study of a Small-Scale Music Library (pages 1-13)
Ada Chi Wai Chung (Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong)
Article 2
Doctoral Theses in Environmental Science: An Obsolescence Study (pages 14-33)
Koteppa Banateppanavar (Karnataka Folklore University, Gotagodi, India), B.S. Biradar (Department of LIS, Kuvempu University, Shimoga, India)
Article 3
Article 4
Information Literacy Skills Among the Undergraduate Students at the University of Livingstonia, Malawi (pages 43-56)
Donald Flywel (Malanga, University of Livingstonia, Malawi), Boemo N. Jorosi (University of Botswana, Botswana)
Volume 6 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Approach to Trie Based Keyword Search for Search Engines (pages 1-16)
Pranav Murali (Vivekanand Education Society's Institute of Technology (VESIT), Maharashtra, India)
Article 2
A Survey of Users' Satisfaction in the University Library by Using a Pareto Analysis and the Automatic Classification Methods (pages 17-36)
Jaouad Oukrich (Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco), Belaid Bouikhalene (Faculty of Science and Technology, Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Beni Mellal, Morocco)
Article 3
Digital Literacy Skills Among Librarians in University Libraries In the 21st Century in Edo And Delta States, Nigeria (pages 37-52)
Ogochukwu Thaddaeus Emiri (Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria)
Article 4
Web-Based Bibliographic Services Offered by Top World and Indian University Libraries: A Comparative Study (pages 53-72)
Sangeeta Namdev Dhamdhere (Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pune, India), Egbert De Smet (Antwerpen University, Antwerp, Belgium), Ramdas Lihitkar (Government Institute of Science, Nagpur, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Modeling a Software for Library and Information Centers (pages 1-10)
Adeyinka Habdulhakeem Oshilalu (Augustine University, Ilara-Epe, Nigeria), Emiri T. Ogochukwu (Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria)
Article 2
Ethical Issues in Library and Information Science Profession in Nigeria: An Appraisal (pages 11-22)
Afolayan Oluyinka Titilope (University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria)
Article 3
Social Media and Library Services (pages 23-36)
Nowsheeba Ashraf Asmi (University of Delhi, New Delhi, India)
Article 4
Value Co-Creation in Archival Resources: Exploring the Feature of National Archives of Bangladesh (NAB)'s Open Access Project (pages 37-56)
Md. Mukhlesur Rahman (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Nomi, Japan), Toufiq Ahmed (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Nomi, Japan), Kunio Shirahada (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST), Nomi, Japan)