Welcome ...

... to the website of IxD&A

a SCOPUS and ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index - Web of Science, Thomson Reuters) indexed Journal !




Since September 2017 IxD&A journal has been included also in the Bibliometriske Forskningsindikator (BFI) of the Danish Research System.


• 2019 Open call: is now on-line  -> read the call

Notification with feedback to the proponents: within 30 days from the date of the proposal submission 

-> only 3 focus session still available


• SCOPUS coverage of IxD&A has been back-extended till Winter 2012 (Issue N. 13-14)



• N. 38 is now available for reading and downloading



Focus section on 'Human Computer Interaction Perspectives on Industry 4.0'

Guest Editors: Mario Aehneit, Ralf Klamma, Viktoria Pammer-Schindler


Focus section on 'Inquiring the way we inquire'

Guest Editors: Ines Di Loreto and  Elena Parmiggiani


see Table of Content



Next issues:


• Winter 2018

'Smart Learning Ecosystems - technologies, places, and human-centered design'

Guest editors: Hendrik O. Knoche, Elvira Popescu

 submission closed  -> link to the call  


• Spring 2019

Focus section on:

'Games for Urban Sustainability'

Guest Editors: Andrea Vesco, Salvatore Di Dio, Bernat Gaston

 submission closed  ->  link to the call  


Open issues:


• Summer 2019

'Indigenous Knowledge and Practices contributing to new approaches in learning/educational technologies'

Guest Editors: Kasper Rodil, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus, Tutaleni I. Asino, Tariq Zaman

  link to the call   -> extended deadline


Autumn 2019

'Co-Creation in the Design, Development and Implementation of Technology-Enhanced Learning'

Guest Editors: Panagiotis Antoniou, Sebastian Dennerlein, István Koren, Tamsin Treasure-Jones

  link to the call  


Preliminary communication on further scheduled issues:


• Winter 2019

'Smart Learning Ecosystems - design literacy as cornerstones of smart education'

Guest editors: Stefania Manca, Matthias Rehm, Jelle Saldien, Carlo Giovannella


• Citation of papers published on IxD&A  

We recommend to use the following citation schemes (to be adapted to the specific Journal format):

Surname1 N1., Surname2 N2., Surname3 N3.: Paper Title, IxD&A Journal, N.23, 2014, pp. 15--30

(if you wish you can use the full name of the Journal, but in this case do not forget to add the short name, as follow: Interaction Design & Architecture(s) - IxD&A Journal) 


Submission of regular contributions is always open -> click here

IxD&A implements the Gold Open Access (OA) road to its contents with no charge to the authors (submission & paper processing) and implements a veritable 'place' (in contrast to the largely diffused 'electronic no-places') and community trying to balance sense of belonging to a community and promotion of the individuals.


If you wish to help us in improving the quality of the journal, please contribute. Any small contribution will be very much appreciated.

Donations are collected through the no-profit scientific association ASLERD. Information about funds collected and their usage will be published periodically on this website.

Thank you in advance for the support to your journal and your community.




IxD&A fully supports the IEEE Statement on Appropriate Use of Bibliometric Indicators

-> link to the short version 

-> link to the full .pdf document


IxD&A Indexing and Stats 

o -> Aims, scopes and editorial policy
o -> Topics of Interest
o -> People


IxD&A is also on Linkedin (visit and join the group).