Trials and Tribulations? Editing Information Research, an Open Access Electronic Journal
Information Research: an international electronic journal
The title of this piece is tongue-in-cheek, since the process of developing Information Research has been almost totally free of 'trials and tribulations', from its inception as the electronic version of a departmental newsletter, to its present status as a fully peer-reviewed scholarly journal with a world-wide readership.
The journal was first published in 1995, at the beginning of the revolution in information provision over the Web and its development since then has mirrored the rise and continued rise of the electronic journal as a serious medium of scientific
Tom Wilson, Information Research: an international electronic journal
Professor, PhD, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Information Research: an international electronic journal