DATE 2011/03/08 VISITORS 5182
The Journal of Educational Media and Library Sciences (JoEMLS) is among the most respected Educational Media journals in Taiwan. With a long-standing history that spans four decades, the journal has been listed in numerous local and international databases, including Scopus, LISTA, DOAJ, and the Chinese Educational Resources Information Center, among others. It was the first Library Sciences journal to be listed in Taiwan’s leading academic database, TSSCI, and is considered a first-rate academic journal in the field of education.
On the 7-8 March, to commemorate the journal’s 40th anniversary, Tamkang University’s Department of Information and Library Science held a large-scale conference. The International Conference on the 40th Anniversary of the Journal of Educational Media and Library Sciences featured keynote speeches by Professor Judith Broady-Preston from Aberystwyth University and Professor Hideaki Takeda from the National Institute of Informatics, Japan. The conference reflected on the origin of the journal, and comprised guest speeches by the JoEMLS Editor Emeritus, Professor Shih-hsion Huang, and the former Editor, Professor Chang C. Lee.
Among the guests in attendance were esteemed scholars from Beijing University, Nanjing University, Wuhan University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, National Taiwan University, and National Taiwan Normal University. For more information on the conference, please refer to the website http://www.dils.tku.edu.tw/conference/.