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.5(1) June 2012

  • Editorial

    Michael Seadle
    Dean, Faculty of Arts, and Director, Berlin School of Library and Information Science, and Editor, Library Hi-Tech, Germany

  • An Efficient Approach for E-Content Management and Delivery in Digital Library

    Achintya K Mandal: Deputy Registrar, Assam University, Silchar - 788011, INDIA; Email: achintya99@hotmail.comUtpal Roy: Department of Computer and System Sciences, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, INDIA;Email:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120002

  • Anwesan: A Search Engine for Bengali Literary Works

    Suprabhat Das, Shibabroto Banerjee and Pabitra Mitra Department of Computer Science and Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur West Bengal 721302, India; Emails:,,

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120003

  • Adding Value to an Abstracting and Indexing System: The Case of MyAIS, Malaysia

    Zainab A N : Professor, Digital Library Research Group, Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Malaya,50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120004

  • Collection Management of e-books: A Developing Country Perspective

    Abdul Waheed: Chief Librarian, Government College University, Lahore E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120005

  • Designing and Evaluating an Integrated Digital Library System for the National Oil Corporation in Libya

    Dr Ramadan Elaiess: University of Benghazi, Libya Dept. of Library and Information Science E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120006

  • Conservation and Preservation of Archives: A Case Study of Punjab Digital Library

    Ms Balbir Kaur Pandher: Librarian, Guru Nanak Khalsa College for Women Model Town (Gujarkhan Campus) Ludhiana, Punjab; E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120007

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  • Article Index

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120009

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