International Journal of Information Management Science


ISSN-2312-2668 (Online)

ISSN- 2225-9163 (Print)

International Journal of Information Management Sciences is peer reviewed journal being published annually by Pakistan Librarians Welfare Organization since 2012. This is the first research journal of Pakistan which is being published by professional association of librarians. This journal is publish in print as well as online version as “open access policy”. The journal covers subjects including library & Information Science, information management, knowledge management, information literacy and allied subjects.


The International Journal of Information Management Science (IJIMS) is an information management journal, aimed to serve as plat form publication the original research in different fields but not limited too

  • Role of Libraries in Information Management
  • Libraries and knowledge management
  • Library Automation / Digitization
  • Automations tools / case studies
  • Digital libraries /trend , techniques /tools / experiences
  • Information commons
  • Information literacy
  • Library and information service marketing
  • Resource sharing among libraries and information centers
  • Preservation & conservation of digital and traditional libraries
  • Innovation in information management
  • Interdisciplinary and collaborative initiatives
  • Curriculum Design
  • Research directions
  • Universal bibliographic control
  • Cataloguing/classification issues
  • Subject access
  • Authority data
  • Formats, tools and standards (e.g. RDA, ISBD, UNIMARC)
  • Use and reuse of metadata (e.g. opening our data to other communities and our reuse of the data from outside sources)
  • Chain of supply in the creation of metadata
  • Innovations in information, knowledge and content management
  • Knowledge economy
  • Intellectual capital
  • Indigenous knowledge systems
  • Business & competitive intelligence
  • Records management
  • Information entrepreneurship, design and delivery
  • Social media & online social networking
  • Frequency

    The journal publishes at least one issue each year. Articles are published online when ready for publication and then printed in an end-of-year compilation. Additional issues may be published for special events (e.g. conferences) and when special themes are addressed.