Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Computer and Information Science publishes original research, applied, and educational articles in all areas of computer and information science. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following fields:

  • Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, Communications & Networks, Compilers & Translation, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing, Computer Graphics, Computer Organization & Architecture, Data Mining, Database Structures & Systems, Digital Logic, Discrete Structures, Human-Computer Interaction, Informatics, Internet, Management Information Systems, Information resources, Mobile Computing / Wireless Technology, Modeling & Simulation, Multimedia, Neural Systems/Neural Networks, Numerical Analysis/Scientific Computing, Object Oriented Programming, Operating Systems, Performance Evaluation, Programming Languages, Robotics, Security & Cryptology, Software, Symbolic & Formal Logic, Telecommunications, Theoretical Computer Science, Virtual Reality, Web Design.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2013-2017 Quarterly,  published in February, May, August and November

2011-2012 Bimonthly, published in January, March, May, July, September and November

2008-2010 Quarterly,  published in February, May, August and November


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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...




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