Review of Business Information Systems

ISSN 1534-665X (print); ISSN 2157-9547 (online) · Published since 1997

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Focus and Scope

The Review of Business Information Systems (RBIS) publishes theoretical and applied papers that significantly contribute to the disciplines of business information systems. Using a wide range of research methods including statistical analysis, analytical work, case studies, field research and historical analysis, articles examine significant research questions from a broad range of perspectives. The intention of RBIS is to publish papers that significantly contribute to the use of information systems in business.

RBIS is published twice a year. Months of distribution are: June and December.

How To Cite This Journal

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Editorial Team

Donald A. Forrer, Hodges University, United States

Editorial Advisory Board

Albert Ball, Hodges University, United States
David H. Olsen, Utah State University, United States
Gary Grudnitski, San Diego State University, United States
George Garman, Metropolitan State College of Denver, United States
Hussein Fakhry, University of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Janet L. Colbert, Western Kentucky University, United States
Michael Akers, Marquette University, United States
Michael T. Marsh, Shippensburg University, United States
Vairam Arunachalam, University of Missouri, Columbia, United States


A. G. Malliaris, Loyola University of Chicago, United States
AL Ball, Hodges University, United States
Charles Ehart, Hodges University, United States
Glen D. Moyes, University of Texas, Pan American, United States
Gregory L. Krippel, Coastal Carolina University, United States
John J. Maher, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, United States
Joseph Heinzman, South University, United States
Lanny Ryan, Embry-Riddle University, United States
Linda K. Stroh, Loyola University of Chicago, United States
Linda Salchenberger, Loyola University of Chicago, United States
Mirza B. Murtaza, Middle Tennessee State University, United States
Patricia Kelly, University of Baltimore, United States
Samuel Ramenofsky, Loyola University of Chicago, United States
Tim Kessler, Central Michigan University, United States
William G. Mister, Colorado State University, United States

Prospective Reviewers


Authors, Editors, and members of the Editorial Team are expected to abide by all Clute Institute policies.


  • ABI Inform
  • Accounting & Tax Periodicals
  • Australian Business Deans Council – C Rating
  • Directory of Research Journals Indexing
  • EBSCO Discovery
  • EBSCO’s Education Research Complete
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • ProQuest
  • Ulrich’s Periodicals

Copernicus Journal Master List impact rating for 2015: 73.69

Acceptance Rate

The overall acceptance rate for the Review of Business Information Systems is 21% to 30%.

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