We are happy to announce the contents of 

++  Volume 96 of the Information Systems Journal  ++

Herman Masindano Wandabwa, M. Asif Naeem, Farhaan Mirza, Russel Pears
Topical affinity in short text microblogs
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101662, ISSN 0306-4379

Natalia Arzamasova, Klemens Boehm
Scalable and data-aware SQL query recommendations
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101646, ISSN 0306-4379

Bushra Alhijawi, Ghazi Al-Naymat, Nadim Obeid, Arafat Awajan
Novel predictive model to improve the accuracy of collaborative filtering recommender systems
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101670, ISSN 0306-4379

Ziyang Han, Haibo Hu,
ProDB: A memory-secure database using hardware enclave and practical oblivious RAM
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101681, ISSN 0306-4379

Ferdinando Montecuollo, Giovannni Schmid
ER-index: A referential index for encrypted genomic databases
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101668, ISSN 0306-4379

Juan J. Lastra-Diaz, Josu Goikoetxea, Mohamed Ali Hadj Taieb, Ana Garcia-Serrano, Mohamed Ben Aouicha, Eneko Agirre, David Sanchez
A large reproducible benchmark of ontology-based methods and word embeddings for word similarity
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101636, ISSN 0306-4379

Chaobin Liu, Shixi Chen, Shuigeng Zhou, Jihong Guan, Yao Ma
A general framework for privacy-preserving of data publication based on randomized response techniques
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101648, ISSN 0306-4379

Ansar Rafique, Dimitri Van Landuyt, Emad Heydari Beni, Bert Lagaisse, Wouter Joosen
CryptDICE: Distributed data protection system for secure cloud data storage and computation
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101671, ISSN 0306-4379

Rik Eshuis
Feature-oriented engineering of declarative artifact-centric process models
Information Systems, Volume 96, 2021, 101644, ISSN 0306-4379

Dennis Shasha, Gottfried Vossen, Matthias Weidlich