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.6(1) June 2013

  • Editorial

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

  • The Interconnected Web: A Paradigm for Managing Digital Preservation

    Heather Brown
    Assistant Director, Artlab Australia and BIM/LIM (Business and Library and Information Management) Project Officer, State Library of South Australia E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120096

  • Libraries Perception Towards Cloud Computing: A Survey

    Anna Kaushik, PhD
    Deputy Librarian, University of Kota, Kota, Rajasthan E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120097

  • Cross-Institutional Cooperation on a Shared Bit Repository

    Eld Zierau
    The Royal Library of Denmark, PO Box 2149, DK – 1016 Copenhagen K E-mail:
    Ulla BØgvad Kejser
    The Royal Library of Denmark, PO Box 2149, DK – 1016 Copenhagen K E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120098

  • Promoting Online Databases/Electronic Resources: A Practical Experience

    Pradip Das
    Deputy Librarian, SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, Vile Parle (West), Mumbai – 400056, India E-mail:;

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120099

  • Evaluation of Indian Institutes of Management Library Websites in India

    Margam Madhusudhan, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi – 110007, India; E-mail:
    Mr Noushad Ahmed
    Librarian, Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication, Technology and Research (AIACT&R), Geeta Colony, Delhi – 110031; E-mail:

    DOI: 10.3233/WDL-120100

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