Aims & Scope

The Journal of Digital Media & Interaction is an international open-access journal, published 2 times a year. The journal addresses research on digital media and user experience in creative, cultural and social contexts. It focuses on the socio-technological challenges seen from a transdisciplinary perspective, grounded in media studies and interaction design, as well as in human-computer interaction, communication, cultural studies, design and psychology. 

Specific areas of interest

Digital Accessibility

Digital Audiovisual

Digital Culture

Digital Ecosystems

Digital Entertainment

Digital Experience

Digital Health

Digital Innovation 

Digital Games

Digital Learning

Digital Literacy

Digital Narratives

Digital Television

Digital Wellbeing

Working languages

English, Portuguese, French and Spanish.


The Journal of Digital Media & Interaction is published by the DigiMedia - Digital Media and Interaction Research Center. DigiMedia is an interdisciplinary research centre at the University of Aveiro focusing on research in interaction design, classified as Very Good by the national evaluation system. The journal adheres to the highest standards of peer review and engages established and emerging scholars from anywhere in the world.

The Journal of Digital Media & Interaction is based on a model of Open Access (OA) publishing: free online access, free to read, free of charge (no Article Processing Charges - APC to authors), available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 license. In addition, it provides an open forum of discussion and monitoring of trends and transformations in the digital media landscape; the presentation of new design models and emergent technologies for the innovation of the user experience; the presentation of results from empirical studies and innovative research approaches.