JLIS Call for Papers


Journal of Library and Information Science (JLIS)
is inviting
submission of papers.  The JLIS is a peer reviewed journal
published semiannually in April and October by the Department of Adult &
Continuing Education, National Taiwan Normal University in Taiwan and the
Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) in the U.S.A.  Since its
first publication in 1975, the JLIS has provided an outlet for scholars
around world to contribute knowledge through their ongoing research and to
thrive through their intellectual pursuits.  The JLIS invites both
Chinese and English manuscripts of original research in all subjects pertaining
to library and information science. It also invites reviews of monographs,
books, and reports about library and information science. Manuscripts in
English should be submitted via email attachment to Min Chou at minchou.njcu@gmail.com.  Manuscripts in Chinese should
be submitted to Dr. Ming-Hsin Chiu at phoebechiu@ntnu.edu.tw.  Reviews of
books, monographs, and reports should be submitted to Dr. Mengxiong Liu at mengxiong.liu@sjsu.edu.  For
publication in the April issue, it is preferred that you submit your manuscript
by December 30; for the October issue, please submit by June 30.

Submission Guidelines

submission should be accompanied by a cover letter indicating that the
manuscript is original and not under consideration by any other journal or
book. All Chinese manuscripts should be submitted to the Editorial Board of JLIS, c/o Graduate
Institute of Library & Information Studies, National Taiwan Normal
University, 162, Section 1, Hoping East Road, Taipei, Taiwan, or email:
Ming-Hsin Chiu at phoebechiu@ntnu.edu.tw. English manuscripts
should be submitted to Min Chou, English Editor of JLIS, c/o Congressman
Frank J. Guarini Library, New Jersey City University, 2039 Kennedy Boulevard,
Jersey City, New Jersey, 07305-1597, U.S.A., or email: minchou.njcu@gmail.com.  Reviews of books, monographs,
and other reports should be submitted to Dr. Mengxiong Liu, c/o Dr. Martin
Luther King Jr. Library, San Jose State University, 1 Washington Square, San
Jose, California 95192-0028, U.S.A., or email: mengxiong.liu@sjsu.edu. English manuscripts
must be typed in MS Word and submitted as email attachments.
Manuscripts should not exceed 10,000 words in length, not including
notes, tables, and forms of data. Identifying information of author may not
appear on the manuscript itself, as the JLIS
engages in double-blind review of manuscripts. A title page must be submitted
as a separate word document, and should include the name of author,
institutional affiliation, mailing address, telephone number, and email
address. Articles presented at a conference must include the name, place, and
date of the conference. The body of a manuscript must be preceded by a
100-150-word abstract and 3-8 keywords, and followed by references and
bibliographies. Each illustration or table should be numbered and have a brief
caption. JLIS
follows the Manual of the American
Psychological Association
for reference and bibliography style.
Consult recent issues of JLIS
as a guide to format.

JLIS is accessible online
at http://www.cala-web.org/node/165. Authors will
receive one printed copy of their articles. Additional copies can be purchased
at a nominal cost from Showwei Information Technology Ltd. Copyright of all
articles published in JLIS is held by the publisher.


English Editor

Frank J. Guarini Library

Jersey City University