International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS)

International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS)

Now International Journal of Library and Information Services (IJLIS)
Indexed In: INSPEC and 9 more indices
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2010
ISSN: 1947-9077|EISSN: 1947-9085|DOI: 10.4018/IJDLS
Out of print.


The International Journal of Digital Library Systems (IJDLS) covers the rapid acceleration of emergent technology use in libraries across the globe. Through advanced research in knowledge representation and digital information objects storage and retrieval, this journal provides academicians, scientists, librarians, practitioners, and engineers with the latest findings and innovative technology solutions in digital library research, design, and applications.

Topics Covered

  • 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

Mission and Scope

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.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Volume 5: 2 Issues (2015)
Volume 4: 2 Issues (2014)
Volume 3: 4 Issues (2012)
Volume 2: 4 Issues (2011)
Volume 1: 4 Issues (2010)
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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
Ari Sigal, Catawba Valley Community College, United States
International Advisory Board
Ambika M., P.K.R. Arts College For Women, India
Ebenezer Selvakumar M., P.K.R. Arts College For Women, India
Mahendra Kumar Sahu, Gandhi Group of Institutions, India
Associate Editors
Sherry Chen, Brunel University, United Kingdom
Wesley W. Chu, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
Chi-Ren Shyu, University of Missouri, United States
Editorial Review Board
Lung-Chun Chang, Ching Yun University, Taiwan
Chao-Chen Chen, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Pu-Jen Cheng, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Key-Sun Choi, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic Of
Paul Clough, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Koraljka Golub, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Christos Grecos, Independent Imaging Consultant, United Kingdom
Haowei Hsieh, University of Iowa, United States
Mounia Lalmas, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Charilaos Lavranos, Ionian Univesity, Greece
Fotis Lazarinis, Technological Education Institute, Greece
Yue Li, Nankai University, China
Yuelin Li, Nankai University, China
Chern Li Liew, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Laurent Romary, INRIA & HUB-IDSL, Germany ORCID
V.J. Suseela, University of Hyderabad, India ORCID
Yin-Leng Theng, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Ben Walker, University of Florida, United States
Jenq-Haur Wang, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
Ian Witten, University of Waikato, New Zealand
Ming Zhang, Peking University, China
Yilu Zhou, Fordham University, United States