Journal of Library and Information Sciences

ISSN: 2374-2372 (Print Version)

ISSN: 2374-2364 (Electronic Version)

Frequency: Semi-annually (2 issues per year)

Nature: Print and Online

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Language of Publication: English

Journal of Library and Information Sciences is a peer-reviewed international journal published by American Research Institute for Policy Development. The target audience of the journal includes librarians, information scientists, specialists, managers and educators. The journal aims at publishing the research papers with the most recent issues and developments in the field. All papers are subject to a double-blind reviewing process. It is particularly interested in the intersection of librarianship and publishing and the resulting role of libraries in both content dissemination and content creation.

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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr Vaishali Khaparde, Dept. of Library and Information Science, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, India.
Dr. Cheruiyot Cosmas Kemboi, Deputy University Librarian, KCA University, Kenya.
Dr. Henry D S Kinya, Dept. of Library and Information Science, Africa Nazarene University, Kenya.
Dr. Aybike Serttas Ertike, Arel University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Dr. Abdul Manaf Bohari, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Kedah, Malaysia.
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