Philosophy of the On-Line Journal of Nursing Informatics(OJNI)

The OJNI is committed to enhancing nursing knowledge on nursing informaticsfor nurses working in diverse settings.

The OJNI will provide nurses with an electronic format to share findings,experience, perceptions, knowledge, and wisdom with nursing colleaguesinvolved in all facets of nursing informatics.

The OJNI wants to exploit the power of cyberspace in order to create anelectronicnursing informatics community that provides both virtually accessible and timelyinformation about nursing informatics globally.

The OJNI will further enhance the speed of cybercommunications through anexpedited editorial process that provides rapid turnaround and publicationtimes.

The OJNI recognizes the importance of both the academic and practice-basedperspectives in nursing informatics. Therefore, article submissions will beencouragedfrom all facets of nursing informatics.

The OJNI is committed to scholarly excellence. Thus, the Journal will maintain ahigh standard for peer-review, and when necessary, the editorial staff willattempt to provide assistance to authors as a means of eliciting highquality manuscripts suitable for publication.