Monday, September 12, 2016

CFP: Bibliotecas. Anales de Investigación (edited by the National Library of Cuba)

Call for papers

The journal Bibliotecas. Anales de Investigación, edited by the National Library of Cuba, is a scientific biannual journal that publishes original researches on Library and Information Science. It is an electronic and print journal, launched in 1963 and then considered as the more ancient Latin American journal in the information disciplines. It is available at:


Aims and scope

This call is aimed for original and review articles, which will be published on June, 2017 (vol. 13, iss. 1). The thematic scope of papers will be focused on:

  • Theoretical, historical end epistemological studies in Information Sciences
  • Interdisciplinarity in Information Sciences research
  • Strategic management in information organizations
  • Information competences in library contexts
  • Information literacy in the current societies
  • Information ethic
  • Trends in the Information Sciences’ professional formation
  • Human information behavior
  • Development of Information Sciences in Ibero America
  • Library management for human development
  • Design, implementation and assessment of information products, services and systems
  • Information organization and retrieval in digital environments
  • Identification of research trends in Information Sciences
  • Research evaluation in the information field
  • Information marketing
  • Library services assessment
  • The role of libraries in Information governance
  • Theory and practice on digital libraries
  • Library automatization
  • Open access movement for information seeking and retrieval

Paper submissions deadline on April 25th, 2014, which will be reviewed under the double blind review system. The journal uses the Open Journal System for submissions by accessing:,

but first create an author account. The editorial guidelines are also available at:

Other information

Our Journal is indexed by several data bases, repositories and directories, as for example: EBSCO (Academic Search Complete, Academic Search Ultimate, Fuente Académica Plus), Clase, Biblat, JournalsTOCs, E-LIS, CiteFactor, Google Scholar, Latindex, MIAR, ERIH PLUS, BASE, REDIB, JiFactor, WorldCat.

Any question, request or additional information on this issue you can contact us at: