Journal of Computer Information Systems
Official Journal of IACIS
Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Journal of Computer Information Systems (JCIS)

Published four times a year, the Journal of Computer Information Systems (ISSN: 0887-4417) is the forum for International Association of Computer Information Systems members and other information systems and business professionals to present their research and ideas. Each issue provides a wealth of timely and informative articles and research summaries.

  • JCIS continues to be identified as an A-ranked journal in Information Systems by the Excellence in Research in Australia. The ARC administers the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative, which assesses research quality within Australia’s higher education institutions. One indicator in higher education institutions everywhere is publication in discipline-specific tiered outlet rankings. JCIS was in the top 5% of journals (n = 160).
  • JCIS maintains a very rapid electronic submission, review and publication process. The turnaround time and quality of review comments ranks amongst the best in the field (average of 8 - 10 weeks from submission to a first decision).
  • JCIS acceptance rate is 8 - 9%. Over the past year, we have experienced a steady and impressive growth in submissions.
  • JCIS editorial board numbers around 150 professional academics from around the globe, ranging from long established senior scholars to the next generation of leading-edge researchers.
  • JCIS is an ISI-ranked journal (Thompson Reuters Scientific #8072 or print version). The 2010 Impact Factor of JCIS is 0.822.  Additionally, JCIS is listed as a very popular IS journal in the Index of Information Systems Journals.
  • The H-Index (based on Harzing's Publish or Perish software) of JCIS is 39. On average, cites per published paper = 8.49.
  • JCIS is indexed in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of research literature. Scopus is the world's largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature. http://www.scopus.com http://www.iacis.org/join/join.php
The editors of JCIS welcome your interest in The Journal

Subscription to JCIS is included in IACIS membership.

Libraries and other organizational subscriptions can subscribe using this form or contact one of the editors.You can Recommend JCIS to Your Library via the linked form.

JCIS is a Professional Member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, AACSB.

The Board of Directors of the International Association for Computer Information Systems extends its appreciation to the Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University, for its generous support of JCIS.

Index of JCIS Articles

JCIS articles are indexed in the major research databases:

  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
  • Proquest ABI/INFORM Global
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-Expanded)
  • Science Citation Index (SCI)
  • Wilson Humanities Index (Wilson)
  • Scopus

You can also access JCIS citations and article abstracts via ISI Web of Science.

Check with your institution for access to these research databases.