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Journal of Al-Bahith Al-A’alami (ABAA) is a pioneering scientific, peer review, and refereed scholarly journal that provides an open forum for researchers, academics, and service providers in the fields of media, communication science, and journalism studies. It focuses on the role of new media, communication technologies, and the effect of representing information in various formats according to quality of service and experience. ABAA aims to provide state-of-the-art knowledge in all aspects of advanced multimedia communications technology. Special emphasis is given to interdisciplinary research.

The first issue was published in 2005 by the College of Mass Communication/ University of Baghdad. ABAA is a quarterly published journal (March, June, September, and December of the year), and it follows rigorous scientific arbitration procedures. Moreover, all of its content is openly accessible and free of charge.

ABAA journal publishes top academic research and is a space for qualified discussions aimed at elucidating the social and political dynamics prompted by media and journalism in contemporary society. The reflections contribute to a more profound and critical knowledge of the various factors, time periods, and impacts of the complex phenomena of communication. It seeks to bring together a variety of issues and approaches, from history to sociology, from law to economics, from practices to technologies and uses, and constitutes an element of reflection and debate within a vast community looking at the peculiarity of the fields of media and journalism.