IS Journal Ranking and Analysis

alphabetical | ascending year | descending year

  • Keen, P.G.W. (1980), "MIS Research: Reference Disciplines and Cumulative Tradition" Proc. 1st Int'l Conf. Inf. Syst., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 9-18
  • 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
  • Vogel D.R. & Wetherbe J.C. (1984) "MIS Research: A Profile of Leading Journals and Universities" DataBase 16(1) 3-14
  • 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
  • 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
  • Culnan M.J. (1987) "Mapping the Intellectual Structure of MIS, 1980-1985: A Co-Citation Analysis" MIS Quarterly 11(3) 340-353
  • 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
  • MacMillan, I. C. and I. Stern (1987). "Delineating a Forum for Business Policy Scholars." Strategic Management Journal 8(2): 183-186.
  • 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
  • Barki H., Rivard S. & Talbot J. (1988) "An Information Systems Keyword Classification Scheme" MIS Quarterly 12(2) 298-311
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Jackson W.M. & Nath R. (1989) "Publication Patterns of MIS Researchers"Interface 11(2) 15-20
  • Koong K.S. & Weistroffer H.R. (1989) "Faculty Usage of Management Information Systems Journals: A Survey" J. Comp. Inf. Syst. 30(1) 1-4
  • MacMillan, I. C. (1989). "Delineating a Forum for Business Policy Scholars." Strategic Management Journal 10(4): 391-395.
  • Gillenson, M. L. and J. D. Stutz (1991). "Academic issues in MIS: Journals and books." MIS Quarterly 15(4): 447-452.
  • 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.
  • MacMillan, I. C. (1991). "The emerging forum for business policy scholars." Strategic Management Journal 12(2): 161-165.
  • 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
  • Shim, J.P., English & Yoon. (1991) "An Examination of Articles in the Eight Leading MIS Journals: 1980-1988" Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 25(3) 211-219
  • Tsai, R., Richards, T. & Yellen, R. (1991) "Practitioners" issues: Perceptions of Information Systems journals and issues" Interface 13(3) 65-69
  • Alavi, M. and P. Carlson. (1992) "A Review of MIS Research and Disciplinary Development" Journal of Management Information Systems 8(4): 45-62.
  • 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.
  • Grover, V., Segars, A. H.& Simon, S. J. (1992) "An assessment of institutional research productivity in MIS" Data Base 23(4) 5-8
  • Lending, D. & Wetherbe, J. C. (1992) "Update on MIS research; A profile of leading journals and US universities" Data Base 23(23) 5-11
  • Barki H., Rivard S. & Talbot J. (1993) "A Keyword Classification Scheme for IS Research Literature: An Update" MIS Quarterly 17(2) 209-226
  • 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
  • Cooper, Blair and Pao. (1993) "Communicating MIS Research: A Citation Study of Journal Influence" Information Processing & Management 29(1) 113-127
  • 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.
  • Szajna, B. (1994) "How much is information systems research addressing key practitioner concerns?" Data Base 25(2) 49-59
  • Cheng, C., Holsapple, C., & Lee, A. (1995). "Citation-Based Journal Rankings for Expert System Research" Expert Systems, 12(4), 313-322
  • Clarke, R. (1995) Information Systems Publications: A Classification, Australian National University, [Online] Available: http://www.anu.edu.au/people/Roger.Clarke/ISRes/INFSRefs.html
  • Doke, E., S. Rebstock, et al. (1995). "Journal publishing preferences of CIS/MIS scholars: An empirical investigation." J Computer Information Systems 36, 49-64.
  • 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
  • Morrison, J. & George, J. F. (1995) "Exploring the software engineering component in MIS research" Communications of the ACM 38(7) 80-91
  • Nord, J., and Nord, G. Daryl. (1995) "MIS research: Journal status assessment and analysis" Information and Management, 29, 29-42.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Cheng, C., Holsapple, C., & Lee, A. (1996). "Citation-Based Journal Rankings for Artificial Intelligence Research: A Business Perspective" AI Magazine, 17(2), 87-97
  • GSU CIS Department. (1996) GSU Target Journals. Georgia State University. [Online] Available: http://www.cis.gsu.edu/~dstraub/Research/TargetJournalList/Target%20Journals.htm
  • Hardgrave, B.C., K.A. Walstrom. (1997) "Forums for MIS scholars" Comm. ACM 40(11) 119-124
  • Ridley, G., (1997) "The Role of Conferences and Refereed Journals in Australian Information Systems Research" Australian Journal of Information Systems 5(1) 69-82
  • 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
  • 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
  • Farhoomand, A.F. & Drury, D.H. (1999) "A historiographical examination of information systems". Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 1:1-27.
  • Walczak, S (1999) "A Re-evaluation of Information Systems Publications Forums" Journal of Computer Information Systems 40(1) pp88-97
  • Whitman, M. E., A. R. Hendrickson, et al. (1999). "Research Commentary. Academic Rewards for Teaching, Research, and Service: Data and Discourse." Information Systems Research 10(2): 99-109.
  • Ridley, G., (2000) Information Systems Research in Australia, 1980-1996, Unpublished PhD thesis, University of Tasmania
  • 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
  • Saunders C (2001) Journal Information [Online] Available: http://www.bus.ucf.edu/csaunders/newjournal.htm
  • Walstrom, K.A., and Hardgrave, B.C. (2001). "Forums for information systems scholars:III." Information & Management. 39, 117-124
  • Bharati, P. and Tarasewich, P. (2002), Global Perceptions of Journals Publishing E-Commerce Research, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 45, No. 5, May. Results
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Holsapple, C. W. & W. Luo. (2003). A Citation Analysis of Influences on Collaborative Computing Research. Computer Supported Cooperative Work, 12(3), 351-366
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Bhattacharjee, S., Y. Alex Tung and Bhavik Pathak, (2004) "Author Experiences with the IS Journal Review Process", Communications of the AIS, 13(37). Results
  • Harzing A (2004) Journal Quality List [Online] Available: http://www.harzing.com/jql.htm
  • Kimble C (2004) Rankings of IS Journals [Online] Available: http://www-users.cs.york.ac.uk/~kimble/research/rankings.html
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Turban, E., D. Zhou, et al. (2004). "A group decision support approach to evaluating journals." Information & Management 42: 31-44.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Rainer, R. K. and M. D. Miller (2005). "Examining Differences Across Journal Rankings." Comm of the ACM 48(2): 91-94.
  • Zhang, P. and N. Li (2005) "The intellectual development of Human-Computer Interaction research: A critical assessment of the MIS literature (1990-2002)," Journal of Association for Information Systems (6)11, pp 227-292.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Ridley, G., (2006) "Characterising Information Systems in Australia: A Theoretical Framework" Australasian Journal of Information Systems 14(1) 141-162
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. 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
  • Palvia, P., P. Pinjani & E. H. Sibley. (2007) "A profile of information systems research published in Information & Management" Information & Management 44 1-11
  • Sellitto, C., (2007) "A study of journal publication diversity within the Australian information systems sphere"Australasian Journal of Information Systems 14(2) 19-41
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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., 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., 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., 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Bontis, N. & A. Serenko (2009) "A follow-up ranking of academic journals" Journal of Knowledge Management 13(1): 16-26
  • 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.
  • Dwivedi Y.K (2009) "An analysis of e-government research" Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy. 3(1) 7-15.
  • 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]
  • 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
  • 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. (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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Lamp, J. W. (2009). "Journal Ranking and the Dreams of Academics." Online Information Review 33(4): 827-30.
  • 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]
  • Williams, M.D., Dwivedi, Y.K., Lal, B. and Schwarz, A., (2009) "Contemporary trends and issues in IT adoption and diffusion research". Journal of Information Technology, 24(1), 1-10. [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/jit.2008.30]
  • 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.
  • 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. 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.
  • 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.
  • Lamp, J. W. and J. Fisher (2010). "ERA Distribution of Information Systems Journals." Australasian Journal of Information Systems 16(2): 5-17.
  • 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. 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.
  • Serenko, A. and N. Bontis (2011). "What's familiar is excellent: The impact of exposure effect on perceived journal quality." Journal of Informetrics 5: 219-233.
  • 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.

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