The Indian Journal of Spatial Science (IJSS) is a Peer-Reviewed/Refereed open access
journal with all the content published under free licenses, and anyone is allowed to read, download, copy, and distribute.
The publication of the IJSS is based on the ‘Indian Society of Spatial Scientists’ (ISSS) aim to make ‘Research in Spatial Science (Geography, Geology, Geoinformatics, and Social Science Disciplines)’ of ‘Global Standard’.
Basically, it is intended for publishing the research paper documented by the young scholars of geography and allied disciplines. Contributions to the IJSS are always welcome from scholars, academicians, teachers, practitioners, and concerned individual. However, they should strictly conform to the Author’s Rule Book.
The IJSS has been awarded the EISSN 2249 – 4316 for the On-Line Version and ISSN 2249 – 3921 for its CD / DVD Version in 2011 by the National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources. Since 2014, the IJSS has been affiliated by the Humanities and Social Sciences Net On-Line (www.h-net.org/.....ID=201577) and later it has been indexed by the Advance Science Index (journal-index.org/…ID 1260). The Impact Factor back in 2015 was 0.32. In May 2017, the UGC enlisted The IJSS under Science (Sr.8083), Social Science (Sr.12872), Arts & Humanities Category (Sr. 6048) till May 2018. In June 2018, the Citefactor has enlisted the IJSS and also allowed to use its Logo. On December 15, the UGC has re-approved re-included at Sl No. 7617.
The content of IJSS does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the ISSS except where explicitly identified as such. Hence, the Editorial Board or the ISSS shall in no way be responsible for the views expressed by the authors in their articles.
Prof Ashis Sarkar
Managing Editor and Publisher