e-Leadership: A Bibliometric Analysis





change management, e- leadership, technology integration, e- teams, cluster, quantify bibliometrically, Web of Science (WoS) database, VOSviewer.


The e-leadership have been studied, during the late 1990s, with the rapid rise in advanced information technology (AIT) tools as the Internet, e-mail, video conferencing, what sap, virtual teams, virtual learning platforms. This research covers a deep review of the literature between 1990 - 2019 and the source data are derived from the Web of Science (WoS), in order to reveal the holistic landscape of this field, VOSviewer as popular visualization tools are em-ployed to process the bibliographic data. We use VOSviewer, the most related terms in this field were obtained by co-occurrence analysis from abstracts and keywords. The terms and its clusters were illustrated on a graphs and density maps were utilized. Also, findings show that the literature refer explicitly to e-leadership, there are a number of interesting insights to be found in the theoretical articles. Paper concludes with recommendations for further multidisciplinary re-search at the intersection of the fields of companies, educational technology and educational management, focusing on values, strategy, organization and leader-ship interactions, teaching and learning at all levels.

Author Biography

Ingrid del Valle Garcia Carreño, University Pablo de Olavide

P.hd Social Sciencs

University Pablo de Olavide, Seville, Spain




How to Cite

Garcia Carreño, I. del V. (2020). e-Leadership: A Bibliometric Analysis. International Journal of Advanced Corporate Learning (iJAC), 13(1), pp. 19–34. https://doi.org/10.3991/ijac.v13i1.12341