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Germany’s leading journal ranking gives Journal of Strategic Information Systems an A – and Information & Organization a B.  To find out more about The German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB)  and to view the full list, visit

For the third time in the past four years, the Journal of Strategic Information Systems has been awarded one of the AIS Best Publication of the Year awards, announced at ICIS in December 2014. Read our three winning articles here:

2013 AIS Best Publication of the Year announced during ICIS 2014

2012 AIS Best Publication of the Year

2011 AIS Best Publication of the Year

Introducing New Editors for World Patent Information

We would like to take this opportunity to thank both Mike and David for their years of dedication and service to WPI, making it the leading journal in the patent and IP fields.

WPI has introduced a web-based manuscript submission and peer review system (Elsevier Editorial System, EES); this will facilitate online submission for authors, speed up the process of reviewing and reduce overall publication times.

The new system can be found at and we encourage you to submit your paper via this site.

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We are pleased to announce that Associate Professor Wyoma vanDuinkerken and Associate Professor Wendi Arant-Kaspar both from Texas A&M University have been appointed as Co Editors-in-Chief for The Journal of Academic Librarianship. We would like to thank David Kohl and Scott Seaman for their hard work and dedication over the years.

Please submit your next paper via the new online submission tool at

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