LIBRI was established in 1950 and is a leading international scholarly journal which investigates the aspects of library and information studies from both a historical and present-day perspective and analyses the role of information and knowledge in cultural, organizational, national and international developments.
The journal reports on current trends in library and information studies worldwide and describes their resulting transformation from the introduction of new information and communication technologies, multidisciplinary approaches, changing practices, and evolving methods. Background information and the latest research findings in library and information studies are made accessible to academics, practitioners, and a broader public. Topics that are covered include, but are not limited to :
Libraries (national, public, academic, school, special, etc.) and other information environments
Information and knowledge management
Information for development (developing and industrialized countries)
Literacy (media, information, etc.)
Data analytics, big data and their impact on organisations (e.g., customer related data; social science perspective)
Digital libraries and repositories
Data management, data curation and virtual research environments (VREs)
Information ethics and information law
Freedom of access to information and freedom of expression
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Kendra S. Albright, Kent, Ohio, USA Theo J. D. Bothma, Pretoria, South Africa
Arsey Aydinoglu, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey Jamshid Beheshti, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Dania Bilal, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, US Albert Boekhorst, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Jacumã-Conde, PB, Brasil Jenny Bronstein, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv, Israel Nadia Caidi, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Elias Sanz Casado, Charles III University of Madrid, Getafe, Spain Clara Chu, Mortensen Center, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, US Michèle Cloonan, Simmons College, Boston, MA, US Renata Curty, State University of Londrina, Brazil Dan Dorner, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand Tina Du, Adeleide, Australia Irakli Garibashvili, National Science Library, Tbilisi, Georgia Kasey Garrison, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia John Gathegi, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, US Karen Gavigan, Columbia, SC, US Anne Goulding, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand Isto Huvila, Uppsala University, Sweden Carl Gustav Johannsen, Royal School of Library and Information Science, Copenhagen, Denmark Dick Kawooya, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, US Jinmook Kim, Kangnam University, Yongin, South Korea Albina Krymskaya, St. Petersburg State University of Culture, St. Petersburg, Russia Guoqiu Li, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China Filiberto Felipe Martínez Arellano, University Center for Library Science Research at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico Maria Musoke, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda Tony Olden, University of West London, London, UK Hermann Roesch, TH Köln Technology, Arts, Sciences, Cologne, Germany Abebe Rorissa, University at Albany, Albany, NY, US Diljit Singh, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Ana Maria Talavera-Ibarra, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP), San Miguel, Peru Anna Maria Tammaro, University of Parma, Parma, Italy Irina Trushina, Russian Library Association, Saint-Petersburg, Russia Ana Vasconcelos, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK Hassan Zamir, River Forest, Illinois, US Yao Zhang, Tianjin, China Yin Zhang, Kent State University, Kent, OH, US Lihong Zhou, Wuhan University, China Sandy Zinn, University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa