DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology

pISSN: 0974-0643 eISSN: 0976-4658

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology (DJLIT) is a peer-reviewed, open access, bi-monthly journal that publishes original research and review papers related to IT applied to library activities, services, and products. The papers included focus on aspects of exploring, applying, and evaluating new theories and technologies to create better automated libraries and enhanced library services using IT. Topics covered include automation, digitisation, user interfaces, networks, hardware and software development, and technology. It is meant for librarians, documentation and information professionals, researchers, students and others interested in the field. The readers get user experience on the application of IT in libraries and information centres, and the analysis of underlying trends and their potential effects. 

 It was formerly known as 'DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology (DBIT)'. The Journal invites original research and review papers related to information technology as applied to library activities, services and products.

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Scopus, LISA, LISTA, EBSCO Abstracts/Full-text, Library Literature and Information Science Index/Full-text, The Informed Librarian Online, DOAJ, OpenJ-Gate, Indian Science Abstracts, Indian Citation Index, Full text Sources Online, WorldCat, Proquest, Google Scholar, Ulrich's International Periodical Directory, Index Copernicus, and OCLC.

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SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) :0.28
SCImago H-Index : 4
SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Publication) 2014 : 0.332
IPP (Impact per publication) 2014 : 0.16

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Call for Papers-- Special Issue on 'Library and Information Science Education'


Calls for Papers

Special Issue on ‘Library and Information Science Education
Guest Editor: Dr A.P. Singh, Associate Professor, DLIS, BHU, Varanasi, UP
Scheduled Date of Publication: January 2017

Posted: 2016-07-15 More...

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology also available at Proquest

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology is now available at Proquest  also.  
Posted: 2013-05-09
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Vol 36, No 6 (2016)

Table of Contents


Sarojadevi K., Padmamma S., R.H. Walmiki
Kulveen Kaur, Kiran Kathuria
S. Sudarshan Rao
Anand M. Dodamani, Tularam Brahma
Jerome Idiegbeyan-ose, Goodluck Ifijeh, Chidi Segun-Adeniran, Michael Fagbohun, Ugwunwa Esse
Maneesh Kumar Bajpai
Chandrappa Krishnaiah, N.S. Harinarayana
Narender Kumar, Lalita Kumar