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.

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Show Abstract Issue -Vol.5(2) December 2012

  • Editorial

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

  • Content Evaluation of Indian Institutes of Technology Library Websites in India

    Dr Margam Madhusudhan
    Assistant Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi. Email: mmadhu@libinfosci.du.ac.in

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120087

  • Usages of On-Line Journals vs. Printed Journals in NCR Libraries

    Dr Rama Nand Malviya
    University Librarian, Lingaya’s University, Nachauli, Old Faridabad, Jasana Road, Faridabad 121002, Haryana Email: rnmalviya@gmail.com

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120088

  • Innovative Libraries: Transforming the Lives of the Pavement Dwellers in Dhaka City

    Dr Md. Nasiruddin
    Associate Professor, Information Science & Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh Email: mitulnasiruddin@gmail.com

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120089

  • Use of Web-based Online Public Access Catalogue by the Foreign Students at the University of Delhi

    Dr M. Madhusudhan
    Department of Library and Information Science, II Floor, Tutorial Building, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007. Email: madhumargam@gmail.com

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120090

  • Promoting Open Digital Scholarship: A Canadian Library Perspective

    Leila Fernandez
    Science Librarian (corresponding author), York University Libraries, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Canada E-mail: leilaf@yorku.ca;
    Rajiv Nariani
    Science Librarian, York University Libraries, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Canada E-mail: rajivn@yorku.ca; and
    Marcia Salmon
    Bibliographic Services Librarian York University Libraries, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Canada E-mail: msalmon@yorku.ca

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120091

  • E-Resources Practice at Some Leading Private University Libraries in Bangladesh: User Attitude Survey Towards Digital Bangladesh

    D r Md. Nasiruddin (Associate Professor)
    Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi - 6205, Bangladesh. E-mail: mitulnasiruddin@gmail.com,
    Md. Habibul Islam (Assistant Professor),
    Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi - 6205, Bangladesh. E-mail: habibul77@hotmail.com and
    Md. Nazmul Islam (Lecturer)
    Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Rajshahi, Rajshahi - 6205, Bangladesh. E-mail: nasirislm@ru.ac.bd

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120092

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