World Digital Libraries: An International Journal (WDL)

World Digital Libraries: An International Journal (WDL)

  • Frequency:2 issues a year
  • ISSN: 0974-567X
  • Online ISSN: 0975-7597

Journal Details

World Digital Libraries is an international peer-reviewed biannual journal. The journal seeks quality research papers that present original theoretical approaches. It also seeks experimental case studies related to digital library developments, maintenance and dissemination  of  digital information focusing on research and integration of knowledge at the interface of resources and development. The journal will, therefore, keep readers abreast with the current developments and contain articles, reviews, current developments, and case studies, encompassing the following areas.

  • Theoretical and methodological issues that relate to the interrelationships among   electronic resources management, digital preservation, multiple access, multilinguality, copyright issues, and security aspects.
  • Theoretical approaches as well as experimental case studies related to digital library development  and maintenance. 
  • Initiatives towards digitization through lucid case studies.
  • Current developments across the globe.
  • Dialogues between the scientific community and society at large.


Show Abstract Issue -Vol.13(1) June 2020

  • Editorial

    N Balakrishnan, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

  • Article(s)

  • BRICS Countries' Research Output in Open Access Journals, from 2003 to 2019: an analysis

    S.Satish, Technical Officer (C), Library, Indian Council of Medical Research | National Institute of Epidemiology, Tamil Nadu Housing Board, Ayapakkam – 600077, Chennai. (E):

    DOI: 10.18329/09757597/2020/13101

  • Enhancement of Library Services into Mobile-based Library Services in Select University Libraries in Delhi (India): users' perspective

    S.A. Dar; Guest Faculty, Library and Information Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi – 110025; (E):

    M. Madhusudhan; Associate Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi – 110007; (E):

    DOI: 10.18329/09757597/2020/13102

  • Perception and Use of Social Media by Library Users of the Aliah University, Kolkata: a study

    N. Alam; Assistant Librarian, Aliah University, Kolkata – 700156, West Bengal; (E):

    DOI: 10.18329/09757597/2020/13103

  • South Asian American Digital Archive: exploring digital reflections of South Asian Americans

    S. Jan; Doctoral Fellow, Department of Library, and Information Science; University of Kashmir, Hazaratbal, Srinagar – 190006, Jammu and Kashmir; (E):

    A. Ali*; Research Scholar, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Kashmir, Hazaratbal, Srinagar – 190006, Jammu and Kashmir; (E): * Corresponding author

    DOI: 10.18329/09757597/2020/13104

  • Relationship Between Gender and Cognitive Factors that Influence Information Seeking Amongst Postgraduate Students: a case of Kenyatta University Post-modern Library in Nairobi, Kenya

    D.W. Muthee; School of Education, Kenyatta University, PO Box 43844-00100, Nairobi, Kenya; (E):

    J.M. Masinde; School of Information Management, Central China Normal University, No.152 Luoyu Road, Wuhan – 430079, Hubei, P R China; (E):


    DOI: 10.18329/09757597/2020/13105

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