IS Journal Ranking and Analysis

alphabetical | ascending year | descending year

  • Adler, N. & A. Harzing (2009) "When Knowledge Wins: Transcending the Sense and Nonsense of Academic Rankings" Academy of Management Learning and Education 8(1), 72-95
  • Alavi, M. and P. Carlson. (1992) "A Review of MIS Research and Disciplinary Development" Journal of Management Information Systems 8(4): 45-62.
  • Alavi, M., P. Carlson and G. Brooke. (1989) "The ecology of MIS research: a twenty year status review". In: The Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Information Systems, DeGross J.I., Henderson, J.C. & Konsynski, B.R. (eds), pp. 363-375. Boston, MA.
  • Alsudairi, M. and Dwivedi Y.K. (2010) "A Multi-disciplinary Profile of IS/IT Outsourcing Research". Journal of Enterprise Information Management, 23(2), 215-258.
  • Avison, D., Dwivedi, Y.K., Fitzgerald, G. and Powell, P. (2008) "The beginnings of a new Era: Time to reflect on 17 years of the ISJ," Information Systems Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1:5-21. Available at http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/toc/isj/18/1
  • Barki H., Rivard S. & Talbot J. (1988) "An Information Systems Keyword Classification Scheme" MIS Quarterly 12(2) 298-311
  • Barki H., Rivard S. & Talbot J. (1993) "A Keyword Classification Scheme for IS Research Literature: An Update" MIS Quarterly 17(2) 209-226
  • Bharati, P. and Tarasewich, P. (2002), Global Perceptions of Journals Publishing E-Commerce Research, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 45, No. 5, May. Results
  • Bhattacharjee, S., Y. Alex Tung and Bhavik Pathak, (2004) "Author Experiences with the IS Journal Review Process", Communications of the AIS, 13(37). Results
  • Bontis, N. & A. Serenko (2009) "A follow-up ranking of academic journals" Journal of Knowledge Management 13(1): 16-26
  • Boyer, G. and Carlson, G. (1989) "Characteristics of Periodical Literature for the Potential Reader or Author in Information Management" MIS Quarterly 13(2) 221-229
  • Brown, I. & Tanner, M. (2008). Investigating the international visibility of South African IS research: An author-affiliation analysis in the top-ranked IS-centric journals. South African Computer Journal, 42: 14-20.
  • Cheng, C., Holsapple, C., & Lee, A. (1995). "Citation-Based Journal Rankings for Expert System Research" Expert Systems, 12(4), 313-322
  • Cheng, C., Holsapple, C., & Lee, A. (1996). "Citation-Based Journal Rankings for Artificial Intelligence Research: A Business Perspective" AI Magazine, 17(2), 87-97
  • Cheon, M. J., Grover, V. & Sabherwal, R. (1993) "The evolution of empirical research in IS: A study in IS maturity" Information & Management 24 107-119
  • Chua, C., L. Cao, et al. (2002). "IS Bibliographic Repository (ISBIB): A Central Repository of Research Information for the IS Community." Communications of the Association for Information Systems 8: 392-412.
  • Clarke, J. G., J. Warren and Y. A. Au. (2009). "Assessing Researcher Publication Productivity in the Leading Information Systems Journals: A 2003-2007 Update." Comm of the AIS 24(1): Available: http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol24/iss1/14.
  • Clarke, R. (1995) Information Systems Publications: A Classification, Australian National University, [Online] Available: http://www.anu.edu.au/people/Roger.Clarke/ISRes/INFSRefs.html
  • Cooper, Blair and Pao. (1993) "Communicating MIS Research: A Citation Study of Journal Influence" Information Processing & Management 29(1) 113-127
  • Culnan M.J. & Swanson E.B. (1986) "Research in Management Information Systems, 1980-1984: Points of Work and Reference" MIS Quarterly 10(3) 289-302
  • Culnan M.J. (1986) "The Intellectual Structure of Management Information Systems, 1979-1982: A Co-Citation Analysis" Management Science 32(2) 156-172
  • Culnan M.J. (1987) "Mapping the Intellectual Structure of MIS, 1980-1985: A Co-Citation Analysis" MIS Quarterly 11(3) 340-353
  • Davison R.M., G.J. de Vreede & R.O. Briggs (2005) "On Peer Review Standards For the Information Systems Literature" Communications of the AIS 16 967-980
  • Doke E.R. & Luke R.H. (1987) "Perceived Quality of CIS/MIS Journals Among Faculty: Publishing Hierarchies" J. Comp. Inf. Syst. 28(4) 30-33
  • Doke, E., S. Rebstock, et al. (1995). "Journal publishing preferences of CIS/MIS scholars: An empirical investigation." J Computer Information Systems 36, 49-64.
  • Dwivedi Y.K (2009) "An analysis of e-government research" Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy. 3(1) 7-15.
  • Dwivedi Y.K . and J. Kuljis. (2008). "Profiling IS Research" European Journal of Information Systems, 17(6), 678-693. [DoI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/ejis.2008.57]
  • Dwivedi Y.K, B. Lal, N. Mustafi, and M. D. Williams. (2009). "Profiling IS Research" Information Systems Frontiers, 11(1). 87-102 [DoI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10796-008-9147-7]
  • Dwivedi Y.K. and Weerakkody, V. (2010) "A Profile of Scholarly Community Contributing to the International Journal of Electronic Government Research". International Journal of Electronic Government Research, 6(4), 1-11.
  • Dwivedi Y.K., Kiang, M., Williams, M.D. & Lal, B. (2008) "Profiling Electronic Commerce Research Published in the Journal of Electronic Commerce Research (JECR)", Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, 8(2), 77-91. Click for PDF file
  • Dwivedi Y.K., Venkitachalam, K., Sharif, A., Wafi, A. and Weerakkody, V. (2011) "Knowledge Management Research: Past, Present and Future". Information Systems Management, 28 (1), 43-56.
  • Dwivedi Y.K., Williams M.D. & Venkatesh V. (2008) "A profile of adoption of Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) research in the household context", Information Systems Frontiers, 10(4), 385-390
  • Dwivedi, Y. K. and N. Mustafee (2010). "Profiling research published in the Journal of Enterprise Information Management (JEIM )." Journal of Enterprise Information Management 23(1): 8-26.
  • Dwivedi, Y. K., Levine, L., Williams, M. D., Singh, M., Wastell, D. G., and Bunker, D. (2010) "Toward an understanding of the evolution of IFIP WG8.6 research", in IFIP International Federation for Information Processing, Human Benefits Through the Diffusion of Information Systems Design Science Research, eds. Pries-Heje, J., Venable, J., Bunker, D., Russo, N., and DeGross , J. Boston, Springer.
  • Dwivedi, Y.K., Williams, M.D. and Singh, M. (2011) "Developing a Demographic Profile of Scholarly Community Contributing to the Electronic Government, an International Journal", Electronic Government: An International Journal, 8(2), 259-270.
  • Dwivedi, Y.K., Williams, M.D., Lal, B. and Schwarz, A., (2008) "Profiling Adoption, Acceptance, and Diffusion Research in the Information Systems Discipline", Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Information Systems, Galway, Ireland.
  • Farhoomand, A.F. & Drury, D.H. (1999) "A historiographical examination of information systems". Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 1:1-27.
  • Farhoomand, Ali F. (1992) "Scientific progress of management information systems" in Information Systems Research: Issues, Methods and Practical Guidelines ed Robert Galliers, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford.
  • Ferratt, T.W., Gorman, M.F., Kanet, J.J. & Salisbury, W.D. (2007) "IS Journal Quality Assessment Using the Author Affiliation Index"Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 19(34).
  • Fisher, J., G. Shanks and J. W. Lamp. (2007) "A Ranking List for Information Systems Journals" Australasian Journal of Information Systems, 14(2), 5-18 Click for PDF file
  • Fisher, J., G. Shanks and J. W. Lamp. (2009) "ERA Replaces RQF" Australasian Journal of Information Systems, 15(2), pp5-6 Click for PDF file
  • Galliers, R D & E A Whitley (2007). "Vive les differences? Developing a profile of European Information Systems research as a basis for international comparisons", European Journal of Information Systems, 16(1), 20-35.
  • Galliers, R D & M Meadows (2003). "A discipline divided: globalization and parochialism in Information Systems research",Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 11:108-117.
  • Gallivan, M.J. and Benbunan-Fich, R. (2007) "Analysing IS Research Productivity: An inclusive approach to global IS scholarship," European Journal of Information Systems, 16:36-53.
  • Gillenson, M. L. and J. D. Stutz (1991). "Academic issues in MIS: Journals and books." MIS Quarterly 15(4): 447-452.
  • Gray, P., K. J. Lyytinen, C. Saunders, R. T. Watson, L. P. Willcocks, V. Zwass (2006) "How Shall We Manage Our Journals in the Future? A Discussion of Richard T. Watson's Proposals at ICIS 2004"Communications of the AIS, 18, 14 [Online] Available: http://cais.aisnet.org/articles/default.asp?vol=18&art=14.
  • Grover, V., Segars, A. H.& Simon, S. J. (1992) "An assessment of institutional research productivity in MIS" Data Base 23(4) 5-8
  • GSU CIS Department. (1996) GSU Target Journals. Georgia State University. [Online] Available: http://www.cis.gsu.edu/~dstraub/Research/TargetJournalList/Target%20Journals.htm
  • Hamilton S. & Ives B. (1982) "Knowledge Utilization Among MIS Researchers" MIS Quarterly 6(4) 61-77
  • Hamilton, S., & Ives B. (1983) "The Journal Communication Systems for MIS Research" Data Base 14(2) 3-14
  • Hardgrave, B.C., K.A. Walstrom. (1997) "Forums for MIS scholars" Comm. ACM 40(11) 119-124
  • Harzing A (2004) Journal Quality List [Online] Available: http://www.harzing.com/jql.htm
  • Holsapple, C. W. & D. O'Leary. (2009) "How Much and Where? Private vs. Public Universities' Publication Patterns in the Information Systems Discipline" Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 60(1) 318-331Click for PDF file
  • Holsapple, C. W. & W. Luo. (2003). A Citation Analysis of Influences on Collaborative Computing Research. Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 12(3), 351-366
  • Holsapple, C. W. (2008) "A Publication Power Approach for Identifying Premier Information Systems Journals",Journal of American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59(2), 166-185.
  • Holsapple, C. W. (2008) "The Pulse of Multiparticipant Systems" Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce 18(4) 333-343Click for PDF file
  • Holsapple, C. W. (2009) "A New Map for Knowledge Dissemination Channels: The Case of Information Systems" Communications of the ACM 52(3), 117-125
  • Holsapple, C. W. (2009). "Journal Self-Citation II: The Quest for High Impact Truth and Consequences?" Comm of the AIS 25: 11-20.
  • Holsapple, C. W., L. Johnson, H. Manakyan, and J. Tanner. (1993) "A Citation Analysis of Business Computing Research", Information and Management, 25(5), 231-244.
  • Holsapple, C. W., L. Johnson, H. Manakyan, and J. Tanner. (1994) "Business Computing Research Journals: A Normalized Citation Analysis",Journal of Management Information Systems, 11(1), 131-140.
  • Holsapple, C. W., L. Johnson, H. Manakyan, and J. Tanner. (1994) "Business Computing System Research: Structuring the Field." OMEGA, 22, (1): 69-81.
  • Holsapple, C. W., L. Johnson, H. Manakyan, and J. Tanner. (1995) "An Empirical Assessment and Categorization of Journals Relevant to DSS Research", Decision Support Systems, 14, 359-367
  • Huang, H.-H. and J. S.-C. Hsu (2005). "An Evaluation of Publication Productivity in Information Systems: 1999 to 2003." Comm of the AIS 15: 555-564.
  • Hung, S., W. Hung, T. Kang, and K. Tang (2009) "Publication Productivitiy of IS Researchers in the Pacific Asia Region: An Analysis of DSS and I&M Journals (2003-2007)" Pacific Asia Journal of AIS, 1(2) Click for PDF file
  • Hurt, ME Elam, JJ and Huber, GP (1986) "The Nature of DSS Literature Presented at Major IS Conference Proceedings (1980-1985)" Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Information Systems San Diego CA, pp27-45
  • Im, K.S., Kim, K.Y., & Kim, J.J. (1998) "An Assessment of Individual and Institutional Research Productivity in MIS" Decision Line December/January 8-12
  • Jackson W.M. & Nath R. (1989) "Publication Patterns of MIS Researchers"Interface 11(2) 15-20
  • Katerattanakul, P. and B. Han (2003). "Are European IS Journals under-rated?: An answer based on citation analysis" European Journal of Information Systems 12, 60-71.
  • Katerattanakul, P., B. Han, et al. (2003). "Objective quality ranking of computing journals." Communications of the ACM 46(10): 111-114.
  • Katerattanakul, P., M. Razi, et al. (2003). "IS journal rankings versus citation analysis: consistency and concerns". Ninth Americas Conference on Information Systems, Tampa, Florida.
  • Katsaliaki, K., Mustafi, N., Dwivedi, Y.K., Williams, T. and Wilson, J.M. (2010) "A Profile of OR Research and Practice Published in the Journal of the Operational Research Society", Journal of the Operational Research Society, 61(1), 82-94.
  • Keen, P.G.W. (1980), "MIS Research: Reference Disciplines and Cumulative Tradition" Proc. 1st Int'l Conf. Inf. Syst., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 9-18
  • Keen, P.G.W. (1991), "Relevance and rigor in Information Systems research: Improving quality, confidence, cohesion and impact" in Information Systems Research: Contemporary Approaches and Emergent Traditions, eds HE. Nissen, K. L. Heinz & R. Hirschheim, North-Holland, Amsterdam.
  • Kimble C (2004) Rankings of IS Journals [Online] Available: http://www-users.cs.york.ac.uk/~kimble/research/rankings.html
  • Knight, S.A. (2009)."Journal Self-Citation XVI: Academic Citations - A Question of Ethics?," Communications of the Association for Information Systems 25(1), 130-139.
  • Koong K.S. & Weistroffer H.R. (1989) "Faculty Usage of Management Information Systems Journals: A Survey" J. Comp. Inf. Syst. 30(1) 1-4
  • Lamp, J. W. (2006) "Recognition as a distinguishing characteristic of IS journals" Australasian Journal of Information Systems, 13(2), 7-16 Click for PDF file
  • Lamp, J. W. (2007) "Perceptions of Gender Balance of IS Journal Editorial Positions" Communications of the AIS, 20, 124-133 Click for PDF file
  • Lamp, J. W. (2009). "Journal Ranking and the Dreams of Academics." Online Information Review 33(4): 827-30.
  • Lamp, J. W. and J. Fisher (2010). "ERA Distribution of Information Systems Journals." Australasian Journal of Information Systems 16(2): 5-17.
  • Lamp, J. W. and Milton S. K. (2003) "An Exploratory Study of Information Systems Subject Indexing" Proceedings of the Fourteenth Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS2003), Perth Australia, Edith Cowan University Click for PDF file
  • Lamp, J. W. and Milton S. K. (2004) "The Reality of Information Systems Research" Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Foundations of Information Systems (FOIS2004), Canberra Australia, Australian National University Click for PDF file
  • Lamp, J. W. and Milton S. K. (2007) "Indexing Research: An Approach to Grounding Ingarden"s Ontological Framework", in Hart, D. and Gregor, S.(eds) Information Systems Foundations: Theory, Representation and Reality, ANU E-PressClick for PDF file
  • Lee, I. (2007) "Research in the International Journal of E-Business Research (IJEBR): Current Status" International Journal of E-Business Research 3(1) i-iv
  • Lending, D. & Wetherbe, J. C. (1992) "Update on MIS research; A profile of leading journals and US universities" Data Base 23(23) 5-11
  • Lowry, P. B., D. Romans, & A. Curtis. (2004). "Global Journal Prestige and Supporting Disciplines: A Scientometric Study of Information Systems Journals." Journal of the Association of Information Systems 5(2) 29-80.
  • MacMillan, I. C. (1989). "Delineating a Forum for Business Policy Scholars." Strategic Management Journal 10(4): 391-395.
  • MacMillan, I. C. (1991). "The emerging forum for business policy scholars." Strategic Management Journal 12(2): 161-165.
  • MacMillan, I. C. and I. Stern (1987). "Delineating a Forum for Business Policy Scholars." Strategic Management Journal 8(2): 183-186.
  • Mingers, J, Macri, F & Petrovici, D (2012), "Using the h-index to measure the quality of journals in the field of business and management", Information Processing & Management, 48(2), 234-41.
  • Morrison, J. & George, J. F. (1995) "Exploring the software engineering component in MIS research" Communications of the ACM 38(7) 80-91
  • Murthy, U. S. and C. E. Wiggins Jr (2002). "Why Manuscripts are Rejected: An Analysis of JIS Rejections." J Information Systems 16(1): 41-48.
  • Mylonopoulos, N. A. and V. Theoharakis (2001). "Global Perceptions of IS Journals: Where is the Best IS Research Published?" Communications of the ACM 44(9): 29-33. Results
  • Nord, J., and Nord, G. Daryl. (1995) "MIS research: Journal status assessment and analysis" Information and Management, 29, 29-42.
  • Omar, M. H. & Goodwin, J. S. (1991) "An investigation of decision support systems literature" Interface 13(2) 18-23
  • Orlikowski, W. J. & Baroudi, J. J. (1991) "Studying information technology in organizations: Research approaches and assumptions" Information Systems Research 2(1) 1-28
  • Palvia, P., P. Pinjani & E. H. Sibley. (2007) "A profile of information systems research published in Information & Management" Information & Management 44 1-11
  • Parker, C. & T. Castleman. (2006) "A Preliminary Meta-Analysis of SME eBusiness Journal Publications: Current Trends and Future Opportunities Moving Beyond Adoption Factor Studies" Proceedings of CollECTeR, Adelaide
  • Peffers, K. and Y. Tang (2003). "Identifying and evaluating the universe of outlets for information systems research: Ranking the journals." J Information Technology Theory and Application 5(1): 63-84.
  • Rainer, R. K. and M. D. Miller (2005). "Examining Differences Across Journal Rankings." Comm of the ACM 48(2): 91-94.
  • Ridley, G., (1997) "The Role of Conferences and Refereed Journals in Australian Information Systems Research" Australian Journal of Information Systems 5(1) 69-82
  • Ridley, G., (2000) Information Systems Research in Australia, 1980-1996, Unpublished PhD thesis, University of Tasmania
  • Ridley, G., (2006) "Characterising Information Systems in Australia: A Theoretical Framework" Australasian Journal of Information Systems 14(1) 141-162
  • Ridley, G., Goulding, P., Pervan, G. and Lowry, G., (1998), "The Australian Information Systems Research Community: An analysis of mainstream publication outlets" Australian Journal of Information Systems 5(2) 69-80
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  • Shim, J. P. (2003) Information Systems Journal Ranking ("A", "B", "C" Journals), Mississippi State University, [Online] Available: http://www.cbi.msstate.edu/faculty/shim/ar.html
  • Shim, J.P. & English. (1987) "Productivity Rankings of Institutions Based on Publications in Five "Top" Rated MIS Journals: 1980-1986" Proceedings of the 1987 Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute 202-204
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  • Szajna, B. (1994) "How much is information systems research addressing key practitioner concerns?" Data Base 25(2) 49-59
  • Trower, J. (1995) "Publications by Researchers and Institutions in Two Top IS Journals: 1990-1994" Proceedings of the First Americas Conference on Information Systems 23-25
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  • Vogel D.R. & Wetherbe J.C. (1984) "MIS Research: A Profile of Leading Journals and Universities" DataBase 16(1) 3-14
  • Walczak, S (1999) "A Re-evaluation of Information Systems Publications Forums" Journal of Computer Information Systems 40(1) pp88-97
  • Walsham, G. (1995) "The Emergence of Interpretivism in IS Research" Information Systems Research 6(4) 376-394
  • Walstrom, K. A., B. C. Hardgrave and Wilson, R. L. (1995). "Forums for Management Information Systems Scholars." Communications of the ACM 38(3): 93-107.
  • Walstrom, K.A., and Hardgrave, B.C. (2001). "Forums for information systems scholars:III." Information & Management. 39, 117-124
  • Weerakkody, V., Dwivedi Y.K. and Irani, Z. (2009) "The Diffusion and Use of Institutional Theory: A Cross Disciplinary Longitudinal Literature Survey", Journal of Information Technology, 24(4), 354-368. [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/jit.2009.16]
  • Whitley, E A & R D Galliers (2007). "An alternative perspective on citation classics: Evidence from the first ten years of the European Conference on Information Systems", Information & Management, 44(5), 441-455.
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  • Willcocks, L, E A Whitley and C Avgerou. (2008) "The ranking of top IS journals: a perspective from the London School of Economics."European Journal of Information Systems 17, 163-168.
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