Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Libria (Library of UIN Ar-Raniry), in general, covers all subjects regarding of librarianship, information, and archieve sciences. The examples of the covered research areas as follows:

  • digital library, 
  • information retrieval tools, 
  • academic libraries, 
  • school libraries, 
  • special libraries, 
  • information sources and services, 
  • information science
  • integrated library system, 
  • bibliometrics, 
  • webometrics, 
  • infometrics, scientometrics, 
  • ICT in library, 
  • archieve science, 
  • etc., related to its main subject areas


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every manuscript submitted to Libria (Library of UIN Ar-Raniry): Media Komunikasi Pustakawan dan Akademisi undergoes a double-blind peer review process starting with initial review by the Editorial Board members and is independently reviewed by at least two reviewers. Decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is mostly based upon their reports/recommendation. The reviewing process takes up to 1-2 months from the date of receipt of the article. Where manuscript revision is required, authors are urged to ensure that the necessary corrections are made before the manuscript can be accepted for production. The Editorial Board members, however, reserves the right to make the final decision on the status of the manuscript with regard to publication.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.