SALIS Journal of Information Management and Technology

ISSN 0975-4105 

Scope :

To disseminate latest developments, research activities, important work done in the field of Information Management and Technology and also to exchange knowledge, experience, ideas, issues and solutions among professionals and other interested groups.


Information system - analysis, design, processing, storage and retrieval. Information -resources, tools, techniques, services, delivery, evaluation, resource sharing. Application - computer, communication, network, internet, web, storage and security technologies. Internet- services, search engines, subject gateway, portal, semantic web, next generation web tools and services. Content Management - e-learning, e-publishing, content development, e-resources, digital library, preservation and open source initiatives. Data Mining, Standards and Formats. Research Methods. Information /Knowledge Management - organization, infrastructure and initiatives, personnel, best practices, TQM, HRD, CRM, information literacy, marketing information products and services. Information ethics -IPR, privacy, security.


Articles are invited based on research work, case studies, practical applications, report of important projects, short communications, etc.

Authors Responsibilities

Copyright: Articles submitted to the journal should be original contributions and should have not been published previously or submitted elsewhere for consideration to any other publication at the same time. An undertaking has to be signed by the author that the article submitted is not an infringement of any existing copyright and the author will indemnify the publisher against any breach of any existing copyright. Each article should accompany a prescribed journal article form duly completed and signed by the author.

Manuscript Guidelines

Manuscript in English should be in triplicate and typed in MS-WORD with double spacing, wide margins, and on one side of an A4-size bond paper. All submissions must be accompanied by a covering letter giving affiliation and full address, e-mail, telephone, of all the authors. The length of the article should not exceed 5000 words or 8 (eight) pages.

Title : Should be concise, specific and complete

Abstract: Maximum 200 words highlighting the significance of the research, scope, methodology, and conclusion

Keywords: Up to 8 (eight)

Table: Must be numbered consecutively in Indo-Arabic numerals.

Figures: Must be numbered consecutively in Indo-Arabic numerals.

Charts/graphs/line drawings in jpeg formats at least 300 dpi resolution and 10 cm wide


Chicago style (15th Ed.) Examples:


Davis, Paul. The Fifth Miracle: The search for the origin of life. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1999


Burnett, Kathleen and Eliza T. Dresang. Rhizomorphic Reading: The Emergence of a New Aesthetic in Literature for Youth. Library Quarterly 69 (October 1999 ): 421-45.

Reference list in author-date style


Davis, Paul. 1999. The Fifth Miracle: The Search for the Origin of Life. New York: Simon & Schuster


Burnet, Kathleen, and Eliza T. Dresang. 1999. Rhizomorphic Reading: The Emergence of a New Aesthetic in Literature for Youth. Library Quarterly 69 (Oct.): 421-45.

Submission of Papers

Final version of manuscript should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to the Managing Editor and Publisher The author should ensure that the article is complete, grammatically correct and without spelling or typographical errors. All permissions that may be required to reproduce illustrations or previously published materials or to cite unpublished data or personal communications should accompany the manuscript in writing. Major changes are rarely permitted after an article has been accepted. Authors are advised not to submit the downloaded papers. The Publisher/Editorial Board reserves the right of addition, deletion, alteration and rejection of the articles without any prior intimation to the author(s).

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SALIS Journal of Information Management and Technology
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Chennai 600 089, Tamil Nadu, India
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Editorial Board


Karunya University, Coimbatore

Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore

Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology,Karur

Editorial Advisory Board Members

Dr. Ajit K. Pyati
Faculty of Information and Media Studies,
University of Western Ontario, Canada

Dr. Allysornam
Bishop Heber College, Trichy

Dr. D. Anup Kumar
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Dr. Ashwini P Paradkar
S.F.S College, Nagpur

Alagappa University, Karaikudi

Dr. A. Ganesan
AVVM Sri Pushpam College, Poondi, Thanjavur

Prof. George H Fredericks
University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa

Dr.Harish Chandra
Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai

Dr. A.Lawrence Mary
T.D.M.N.S College , T.Kallikulam

John Paul Anbu
University of Swaziland, South Africa

K. Karunai Raghavan
St. Peter's Engineering College, Chennai

Dr. K.P.S. Kumaravel
Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Director, DESIDOC, New Delhi

Yadava College, Madurai

CVRDE, DRDO, Chennai

Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar

B.S.A. Crescent University, Chennai

National Institute of Technology, Trichy

Dr. P. Perumal
Saraswathi Mahal Library, Thanjavur

Prof. M. Prasad Kumar
Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore

Dr. B. Ramesh Babu
University of Madras, Chennai

V. Sakthirekha
Madras School of Social Work, Chennai

The Hindu, Chennai

Adithya Institute of Technology, Coimbatore

Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore

R K Shukla
Delhi Technical University, Delhi

S. Sivaraj
Bannariamman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam

SRMV College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore

Dr. S. Srinivasa Raghavan
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli

Stephen Thangaraj
BACAS, Coimbatore

Sri Paramakalyani College, Alwarkuruchi

SRMV College of Education, Coimbatore

KPR College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore

Algappa University, Karaikudi

Dr. P. Vinayagamoorthy
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

National Engineering College, Kovilpatti

Associate Editors

Bharathidasan University, Trichy

S. Kamatchi
NKTR College of Education for Women, Chennai

PPG Institute of Technology, Coimbatore

T. Magudeeswaran
CN College, Erode

S. Manikandan
KSR Arts & Science College, Tiruchengodu

Angel College of Engineering and Technology, Tirupur

Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore

GRD College of Science, Coimbatore

Shri Ram
Jaypee University of Information Technology, Soaln (H.P)

Bharathidasan University, Trichy

Managing Editor & Publisher

B2-Solai Apts ( MGR Garden)
Mount-Poonamallee Road, Chennai 600 089

Printer and Distributor

INDER Publications, Coimbatore

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