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Aslib Journal of Information Management

Aslib Journal of Information Management

ISSN: 2050-3806

This journal is a Hybrid Open Access journal
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Content: Table of Contents  
Information: Journal information  |  Editorial Team  |  Author Guidelines
Other: Journal News (inc. calls for papers)  |  Recommend this journal

2018 Impact Factor: 1.702*
5-year Impact Factor (2018): 1.818*

CiteScore 2018: 2.12
CiteScoreTracker 2019: 2.52 (Updated Monthly)

Journal history

Previously published as Aslib Proceedings
Follow the Table of Contents link above for previous content.

Aims & Scope

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Aslib Journal of Information Management (AJIM) 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.

Areas of interest include topics such as social media, data protection, search engines, information retrieval, digital libraries, information behaviour, intellectual property and copyright, information industry, digital repositories and information policy and governance.

The journal invites contributions from academics and practitioners which cover a broad range of issues in the field, including economic, behavioural, social, ethical, technological, international, business-related, political and management-orientated factors. Contributors are encouraged to spell out the practical implications of their work.

This journal is abstracted and indexed by: 

  • ABI/INFORM Complete;
  • ABI/INFORM Global;
  • ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry;
  • Academic Research Library;
  • Academic Search Alumni Edition;
  • Academic Search Complete;
  • Academic Search Premier;
  • Academic Source Complete;
  • Academic Source Premier;
  • CompuMath Citation Index®;
  • Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences Discovery;
  • dblp computer science bibliography;
  • EBSCO Discovery Service;
  • Education Full Text;
  • EI Compendex;
  • Information Science and Technology Abstracts (ISTA);
  • International Academic Research Library;
  • Library and Information Science Abstracts;
  • Library Literature & Information Science Full Text;
  • Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts;
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega;
  • OmniFile Full Text Select;
  • Professional ABI/INFORM Complete;
  • Professional ProQuest Central;
  • ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Journals;
  • ProQuest Central;
  • ProQuest Curriculum Essentials;
  • ProQuest Library Science;
  • ProQuest Research Library;
  • ProQuest SciTech Journals;
  • ProQuest Technology Journals;
  • Research Library; 
  • Social Scisearch®;
  • The Informed Librarian;
  • TOC Premier

This journal is ranked by:

Clarivate Analytics Journal Citation Reports; Science Citation Index Expanded/SciSearch®; Social Sciences Citation Index®; Scopus;  BFI (Denmark); Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education; CORE Rankings; The Publication Forum (Finland) 


Aslib Journal of Information Management is available as part of an online subscription to the Emerald Library Studies eJournals Collection. For more information, please email [email protected] or visit the Emerald Library Studies eJournals Collection page.

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* 2018 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2019)