Fadak Journal Management System

  • FJMS Features
    • FJMS is installed locally and locally controlled.
    • Editors selecte reviewer until 3 reviewer.
    • Calendar and timeline
    • Observation of the rest of the rivals (journals)
    • Online submission and management of all content.
    • Comprehensive indexing of content part of global system.
    • Email notification and commenting ability for readers.
    • Easy end-user uploads.
    • Bulk importing and exporting of records (ASCII, BibTex and more) for uploading established collections.
    • Three user roles: administrator, editor, translator and author.
    • Administrator role controls all back-end options such as organization of records, web interface appearance and functionality, and all other server-side settings.
    • Random display of the Hadiths and Quranic verses related to the management.
    • Editor role reviews submissions before they are published online and may edit metadata on submissions to maintain consistency or correct errors.
    • Author role allows submission of documents and management of previously submitted documents.
    • Easy search and browse features (multifaceted browsing available, customizable by administrator).
    • All necessary software for full functionality is open-source (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl).
    • Provides RSS feeds for entire collections or based on specific criteria such as subject, author, etc.
    • OAI compatible (which means that Google Scholar can index the contents of your FJSM archive).
    • Any materials that cannot be displayed online can be requested with the click of a button.
    • Temporary restrictions to accommodate embargo periods are easy to set.
    • Preset and custom authority files available to maintain metadata consistency and avoid ambiguity (with author names, for example).
    • Custom subject categories for browsing (faculty, department, LC subject headings, etc.).
    • FJMS has a 2 year history with an active development community.

FJMS assists with every stage of the refereed publishing process, from submissions through to online publication and indexing. Through its management systems, its finely grained indexing of research, and the context it provides for research, FJMS seeks to improve both the scholarly and public quality of refereed research.

FJMS is open source software made freely available to journals worldwide for the purpose of making open access publishing a viable option for more journals, as open access can increase a journal’s readership as well as its contribution to the public good on a global scale.