Author Guidelines

There will be only invite the original articles from the authors in Library and Information science discipline. It will not discourage the duplication of papers already published in other others journals/books/ Conferences etc. If found any duplicate publishers in this journal that wholly responsible of authors. All articles submitted to IJLSIM are subject to peer review process.
The peer review process will be undertaken against suitable papers only would be accepted for publish in IJLSIM.  All the articles should be provided in MS Word format. In any case of submitting the articles will not be considered with PDF file. Articles words should be between 4000 and 9000 in only in English language. The full name of each author and co-authors must be provided their name and address, affiliation, e-mail and phone/mobile numbers.


1. Abstract must be 100-250 words along with maximum of five key words.
2. Abstract should be single-spaced, 10 point font size and font of Times New   Roman type.
3. Paragraph headings and sub-headings in bold 12 font size and may be numbered in bold.
4.  Introduction should be in brief and the scope of the article.
5. Review of the literature should be reflected on impact of earlier studies.
6. Objective of the study, Methodology and limitations should be clearly mentioned.
7. Analysis and Interpretations should be deal with result of the study.
8.  Tables and figures may be numbered in Arabic numerals and sources cited clearly.
9. The conclusions and discussion of study should be fruitful.




Books :

Surname, Initials (year), Title of Book, Publisher, Place of publication.

e.g. Harrow, R. (2005), No Place to Hide, Simon & Schuster, New York, NY.

Book chapters:

Surname, Initials (year), "Chapter title", Editor's Surname, Initials, Title of Book, Publisher, Place of publication, pages.

e.g. Calabrese, F.A. (2005), "The early pathways: theory to practice – a continuum", in Stankosky, M. (Ed.), Creating the Discipline of Knowledge Management, Elsevier, New York, NY, pp. 15-20.

Journals :

Surname, Initials (year), "Title of article", Journal Name, volume, number, pages.

e.g. Capizzi, M.T. and Ferguson, R. (2005), "Loyalty trends for the twenty-first century", Journal of Consumer Marketing, Vol. 22 No. 2, pp. 72-80.

Conference proceedings:

Surname, Initials (year of publication), "Title of paper", in Surname, Initials (Ed.), Title of published proceeding which may include place and date(s) held, Publisher, Place of publication, Page numbers.

e.g. Jakkilinki, R., Georgievski, M. and Sharda, N. (2007), "Connecting destinations with an ontology-based e-tourism planner", in Information and communication technologies in tourism 2007 proceedings of the international conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2007, Springer-Verlag, Vienna, pp. 12-32




Processing fee: 

After acceptance of the paper author has to remit the Charge of Rs.1,000/- for Indian authors or $ 50 for NRI author will be charged the fee (Processing, Handling and Website maintenance) is towards maintaining your paper in our website. However the quality of research papers only invited to publish towards the promoting of IJLSIM.

Submission of article:

Softcopy of the manuscript may be sent  to (or)