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Showcasing Doctoral Research in Information Science


This special issue, to be published in 2020, is edited by Isto Huvila, Uppsala University (Sweden), Aylin Ilhan and Isabelle Dorsch, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf (Germany).

The European Chapter of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) calls out for doctoral students to collaborate and work together with their doctoral advisers on a contribution for this special issue.

This call is open to doctoral students worldwide.

Submissions which investigate topics on information systems, information management, archives and records management, social informatics, health informatics, metrics, information ethics & policy, education for Information Science, information behavior and other related research topics within the scope of information science are cordially invited for this special issue.

Submission format

Papers should be 4,000 to 9,000 words in length (including references) and formatted in accordance with the journal’s author guidelines.

Opinion pieces will not be considered for the special issue.

About the Journal

Aslib Journal of Information Management (AJIM; ISSN: 2050-3806) is a peer-reviewed international journal providing key insights into the latest international developments in the research and practice of information management and information science.

Information about the journal can be found at http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/products/journals/journals.htm?id=AJIM

Schedule dates and submission deadlines

Paper submission: 30 October, 2019
Notice of review results: 30 January, 2020
Revisions due: 29 February, 2020

Publication: Aslib Journal of Information Management, volume 72, issue 4, 2020