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Journal Details
Editorial-Chief A. Lal, Delhi
ISSNp 0973-9548
ISSNe 0973-9556
Frequency Triannual
IC Value 2015: 73.43, 2016: Under Evaluation
Impact Factor -
Publishing Year 2007
Affiliated to RFPPL own journal
Readership Scholars, professionals, practitioners, faculty, students in the field of library and information science
Abstracting and Indexing information Indexed with & Covered by: Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, Poland; EBSCO Publishing`s Electronic Databases, USA; Library & Information Science Source, USA; National Science Library, New Delhi; ProQuest, USA; Genamics JournalSeek; Scientific Indexing Services, USA; WorldCat; CiteFactor, USA; Cosmos Impact Factor, Germany; Eurasian Scientific Journal Index, Kazakhstan; Gaudeamus Academia; iiiFactor, London, International Innovative Journal Impact Factor (IIJIF); International Scientific Indexing (ISI), Dubai; Journal Factor; Journal; MIAR, Barcelona; Polish Scholarly Bibliography, Poland; Research Bible; Research Impact Factor; Root Society for Indexing and Impact Factor Service; Scholar Steer, California; Science Library Index, Australia; Scientific Indexing Services (SIS), USA; Scientific World Index; The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE); International Services For Impact Factor And Indexing (ISIFI); Journals Impact Factor (JIF).
About the Journal

The Indian Journal of Library and Information Science (Print ISSN 0973-9548, Online ISSN 0973-9556, Registered with Registrar of Newspapers for India: DELENG/2007/22242) provides comprehensive international coverage of library & information science and technology. IJLIS is published 3 times a year by the Red Flower Publication Pvt. Ltd. It presents peer-reviewed survey and original research articles on specific areas are: new information technology, education and training, human resource management, the changing role of the library, future developments, opportunities, bibliographic databases, cataloging issues, electronic publishing, acquisitions, collection development, administration, management, archives, preservation, and special collections, automation and cataloging. Its papers include letters to the editor, book reviews, calendar of events, conference reports, interviews, and much more.

Current Issue Volume 11,Number 3 2017
Original Article
Legal Learning Support Services through Building Collections and Capacities in Libraries
Shiva Kanaujia Sukula, Deputy Librarian, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Central Library, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, Delhi 110067, India.
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Use and Impact of E-Resources at NREC College Library: A Case Study
A.K. Sharma, Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Swami Vivekananda Subharti University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 250005, India.
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A Survey on Students’ Perception of Librarianship as a Profession for Marital Choice
Bulu Maharana, P.G. Department of Library & Information Science, Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar, Odisha 768019, India.
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Use of Web in the Libraries of Private Universities of M.P.
Jaymala Patil, Dy. Librarian, Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 453112, India
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Going Green through Waste Management: Indian University Libraries Study
Neeta D. Gundawar, Librarian, R.K. Talreja College of Art’s, Science and Commerce, Near Shivaji Chowk, Ulhasnagar, Dist. Thane, Maharashtra 421003, India.
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Faculty-Librarian Relationship in Management Institutes in Mumbai
Anjali Bandiwadekar, Deputy Librarian, Indian Institute of Technology, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 453552, India.
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Information Seeking Behaviour of Students of Physiotherapy College Libraries in Karnataka: A Study on E-Resources
Vinayak M. Bankapur, Associate Professor, Dept. of Library and Information Science, Rani Channamma University, Belagavi, Karnataka 591156, India.
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Information Needs of Distance Learners of Bangladesh Open University: A Study
Md. Nazmul Islam, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Information Science & Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh.
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The Bibliometric Study of the Journal Indian Historical Review (1999-2016)
Jamal Ahmad Siddiqui, Dy. Librarian, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 200005, India.
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Internet Usage in Africa: Current Scenario and Future Prospects
Ramadan Elaiess, Department of Information Studies, University of Benghazi, Libya.
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The User Impact and Satisfaction with Library Automation Services: A Case Study of A.K. (P.G.) Library, Khurja
A.K. Sharma, Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Swami Vivekananda Subharti University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 250005, India.
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Bibliometric Study of “The British Journal of Psychology (2012-2016)”
Jamal Ahmad Siddiqui, Dy. Librarian, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 200005, India.
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Gauging Usage of E-Journals Database of American Chemical Society at Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Hisar
Vinod Kumar, Deputy Librarian, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Sirsa Bye pass, Hisar, Haryana 125001, India.
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Author Rights Awareness among Researchers and Role of Librarians
Meghana Sanjeeva, Librarian, VES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Chembur East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400071, India.
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Citation Analysis of Doctoral Theses in the Field of International Studies Submitted to Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (2000-2011)
Mahima Tyagi, Library Professional, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut - 225005 Uttar Pradesh, India.
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Delhi University College Library System: A Study of Women Colleges of North Campus
Anil Kumar Dhiman, Information Scientist, Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249404, India.
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Research Contributions of KUK and MDU: A Bibliometric Study
Sanjay Kumar Kaushik
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Use of Social Networking Sites Facebook, Google Plus, Linked in, and Twitter among user of State Library, Odisha: An Exploratory Study
Ramani Ranjan Sahu, Assistant Librarian, Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat 382042, India.
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Awareness of Information Needs and Use of Library Resources and Services among Student-Teachers: A Study
Sujata S. Rajpurkar, Librarian, C/ 113, Dewan Mansion IX, Ambadi Road, Vasai Road (W), Dist. Palghar Pincode: 401202
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Exploitation of Web 2.0 Based Website among the Female Students of University of Rajshahi: A Case Study
Md. Nazmul Islam, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Information Science & Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh.
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Information Literacy Skills and Competencies among University Students: A Pilot Study at Tumkur University, Karnataka
Hemavathi B.N., Assistant Professor, Department of Studies and Research in Library and Information Science, 1st Floor, Dr. V S Acharya Memorial Block, Tumkur University, Tumakuru–572 103, Karnataka, India.
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Analysing Social-Demographic Differences in Accessing and Using Agricultural Information Services in Tanzania
Getrude Robert Ntulo, Department of Library And Information Studies, Tumaini University Dar Es Salaam College, Tanzania.
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Effect of Social Networking Sites on the Students’ Academic Performance in Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
M. Natarajan, Associate Professor, Dept of Information Science, College of Natural Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.
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To Analyze and Understand the Job Satisfaction among University Library Professionals of Delhi
A.K. Sharma, Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Subharti University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 250005.
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Impact of Green Information Technology in Library Digitisation
C. Jayalakshmi, Research Scholar, Bharthiyar University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641046, India.
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Research Impact of Human DNA in USA: A Scientometric Analysis
C. Baskaran, Librarian & Research Supervisor, Department of Library and Information Science, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 630006, Tamil Nadu.
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Usage of Internet Search Engines among B.Ed Students of Karnataka College of Education, Yadagir: A Study
Basawaraj Malipatil, Librarian ,Dr Ambedkar First Grade College, Rangampet, Tq-Shorapur , Dist-Yadagir. 585220. Karnataka, India.
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Status of Government District Libraries of Uttar Pradesh A State of India in 21st Century: A Study
Anubhav Shah, Assistant Librarian, Ansal university, Gurgaon, Haryana-122003, India.
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Libraries in ICT Environment: A Study from the Education Students' Perspectives
Anil Kumar Dhiman*
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Use of Library Information Resources and Services by the Central Library Users of Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak (Haryana): A Study
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Open Source Content Management Software: A Comparative study with reference to Drupal, Joomla & WordPress
T.C. Shivakumar*
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Annals of Library and Information Studies during 2010 to 2014: A Bibliometrics Analysis
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Internet Literacy Skills among Research Scholars of Rajshahi University, Bangladesh: A Study
Md. Nazmul Islam
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Use and Awareness of Social Networking Tools by the Agriculture Professionals of T.C.B. College of Agriculture & Research Station, Bilaspur (C.G.)
Kundan Jha*
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Institutional Repository (IR) Practices in Libraries of Bangladesh: A Study on Some Selected Libraries
Islam Md. Shariful**
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Citation Analysis of Annals of Library and Information Studies from 2003 to 2014
Anubhav Shah*
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Review Article
Dimensions of Reference Accuracy and Citation Errors: A Review of Literature
Vishnu Kumar Gupta, Librarian, Department of Bioscience & Biotechnology, Banasthali University, Vanasthali, Rajasthan 304022, India.
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Citation Errors in Scholarly Communication: A Critical Evaluation
Vishnu Kumar Gupta, Librarian, Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Banasthali University, Tonk, Rajasthan (India)- PIN- 304022.
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Contribution of Web Tools in Library Service
Jayamala Patil, Dy.Librarian, Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences, IIndore, Madhya Pradesh 452005, India.
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Comparative Analysis of Open Source Ontology Editors: A Study
Kaushal Giri, Manager, Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM Bank), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
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The Role of Digital Library in Open and Distance Learning: Issues and Challenges
M. Gopalaswamy, Deputy Librarian, Karnataka State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysore- 570006 Karnataka, India.
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IT Based Library and Information Services in Agricultural University Libraries in South India: A Study
H.M. Chidananda Swamy, Librarian (Sr.Sc.), JNN College of Engineering, Shimoga-577 204, Karnataka, India.
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Digital Preservation for Libraries: Planning / Process and Approaches
V.R. Rajan, Deputy Librarian (Retd.), Pondicherry University, Kalapet, Puducherry, 605014, India.
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Bibliometric Analysis of Indian Journal of Library and Information Science
K. Praveena, Assistant Professors, Department of Library & Inf. Science, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamil Nadu – 608002.
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Authorship Pattern and Collaboration in Indian Journal of Medical Research [IJMR]
K. Sanjeevi, Assistant Professor, Library & Information Science Wing, D.D.E., Annamalai University, Annamalainagar – 608 002, Tamil Nadu, India.
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Big Data: A Bird's Eye View
Vishnu Kumar Gupta*
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Use of Reading Materials in Social Science in Central Library, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Rishabh Kumar Jain**
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Challenges for Librarianship in 21st Century
Rajeev R. Paithankar*
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Implementation and Empirical Analysis of Web Discovery Tools with Special Reference to India
Vasanthkumar R.*
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Library Security Systems
Jagadish T. Patange, Govt First Grade College, Naubag, Vijayapur, Karnataka 586101, India.
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