Digital Government Reference Library: The 10,000 Entries Mark Has Been Passed

With 10,299 entries what used to be the EGRL (for Electronic Government Reference Library) is now the DGRL for the more commonly used term for the study domain of Digital Government Reference Library.

Per June 15, 2018, version 14.0 of the DGRL has been published. As mentioned, the library now contains 10,299 references of predominantly English-language, peer-reviewed work in the study domains of digital government, digital governance, and digital democracy.

This marks a 4.0% increase in references from version 13.5 (December of 2017) and a 10.9% increase from version 13.0 (June of 2017). This past publication period has yet been another good one for Digital Government-related publishing adding another 4-digit number (1,012) of new peer-reviewed academic references within the past 12 months.

The DGRL has become an indispensable tool for Digital Government scholars. In particular, reviewers of paper submissions are reported to rely heavily on this reference library. Packaged in a 20.6 MB zip file, bibTeX, RIS, and an enlp (packaged) full Endnote versions are available. Mendeley or Zotero versions can easily be created by importing from RIS or bibTeX files. Please get back to us in case of any errors or omissions. Thank you for your interest and cooperation.

Please also note: The DGRL is provided on basis of self-service. Do not request any support. For a free download please use this link. You will be asked to register or re-register.

EGRL Version 13.5 Published — Now 9,901 Entries

EGRL

Version 13.5 of the e-Gov Reference Library (EGRL) has been published as of December 15, 2017. It now contains 9,901 references of predominantly English-language, peer-reviewed work in the study domains of electronic government, electronic governance, and electronic democracy.

This marks a 6.6% increase in references from version 13.0 (June of 2017) and a 12.4% increase from version 12.5 (March of 2017). This past publication period has yet been another good one for e-Government-related publishing adding another 4-digit number (1,096) of new peer-reviewed academic references within the past 9 months.

The EGRL has become an indispensable tool for e-Gov scholars. In particular, reviewers of paper submissions are reported to rely heavily on this reference library. Packaged in a 14.3 MB zip file, bibTeX, RIS, and an enlp (packaged) full Endnote versions are available. Mendeley or Zotero versions can easily be created by importing from RIS or bibTeX files. Please get back to us in case of any errors or omissions. Thank you for your interest and cooperation..

Please also note: The EGRL is provided on basis of self-service. Do not request any support.

EGRL Version 13.0 Released — Now 9,287 Entries

Version 13.0 of the e-Gov Reference Library (EGRL) has been published as of June 26, 2017. It now contains 9,287 references of predominantly English-language, peer-reviewed work in the study domains of electronic government, electronic governance, and electronic democracy.

This marks a 5.5% increase in references from version 12.5 (March of 2017) and a 13.5% increase from version 12.0 (July of 2016). This past publication period has yet been another good one for e-Government-related publishing adding a 4-digit number (1,106) of new peer-reviewed academic references within the past 12 months.

Go to the EGRL Site, from where you can download the reference library.

IFIP EGOV-ePart 2016 Conference — Program

The program of the IFIP EGOV-ePart 2016 Five-Track Conference Cluster (September 5-8, 2016) has been released and can be downloaded/viewed here (PDF).

Over the years, this top-2 ranked annual conference in the greater study domain of electronic government and electronic participation has grown to host five distinct tracks:

— General EGOV Track
— General ePart Track
— Open Government /Open and Big Data Track
— Smart Governance/Government/Cities Track
— Policy Modeling and Policy Informatics Track.

The conference hosts several formats for presenting academic and practitioner work: keynotes, formal paper sessions, workshops, posters, and a pre-conference doctoral colloquium.

This year the conference is hosted by the University of Minho and the United Nations University’s Operating Unit on Policy-Driven Electronic Governance at the Campus de Couros at the heart of the wonderful City of Guimarães, Portugal.