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Research Areas of Interest

IGI Global publishes cutting-edge academic reference books, journals, encyclopedias, handbooks of research, and teaching cases. Each publication is edited or authored by some of the most notable experts in the world, covering underrepresented themes and the hottest topics in a variety of research areas. We are currently seeking proposals for new projects. Please visit the links below for a complete list of desired topic areas.

Information Management, Communication, and Technology

Addresses the societal, organizational, political, technical and individual influence information science and technology has in a variety of disciplines and settings, both in the domestic and global landscape.

  • Data Mining and Management
  • Educational Technologies and Management
  • Electronic Government, Global Society, and the Environment
  • Intelligent Technologies
  • Knowledge Management
  • Multimedia Technologies, Digital Communications, and Networking
  • Security Technologies, Ethics, and Law
  • Social Technologies and Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computer Science and Software Technologies

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Addresses issues related to problem-solving technologies used in methodological planning, and the design of viable materials that apply to aerospace-, chemical-, civil-, electrical-, environmental-, mechanical-, and computer engineering. Titles on these and related subjects are designed to appeal to researchers, professionals, and academicians interested in the evolutionary progression of civil, environmental, and industrial development.

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Biomedical and Clinical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Education
  • Engineering Science
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmentally Conscious Engineering
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information and Coding Theory
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Mining Engineering
  • Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology
  • Petroleum/Petrochemical Engineering
  • Power and Energy Engineering

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Library and Information Science

Presents a wide range of timely topics currently affecting the library and information science field, particularly those relating to technological advances, digitization of resources, and cutting-edge services.

  • Academic Libraries in the Digital Age
  • Archival Science
  • Big Data
  • Cataloging and classification
  • Collaborative Learning & Libraries
  • Collection development
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Data Mining
  • Data Visualization
  • Database Management
  • Digital Archives
  • Digital Libraries
  • Digital Literacy
  • Digital Humanities
  • Digitization Centers
  • Digital Rights Management
  • E-Publishing
  • Effective Weeding Practices
  • Electronic Resources Management
  • Evidence-Based Librarianship
  • Folksonomies
  • Future of Computing in Libraries
  • Green Libraries
  • Human Side of Reference & Information Services
  • Information Ethics
  • Information Literacy
  • Information Resources Management
  • Information Retrieval
  • Information Trust
  • Information Value & Quality
  • Knowledge Management
  • Library 2.0
  • Library Education
  • Library Information Systems
  • Library Organization, Management, and Administration
  • Open access
  • Patron Driven Access (PDA)
  • Professional Development
  • Remote Access to Library Collections
  • RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) in Libraries
  • Social Networking Technologies
  • Statistics
  • Taxonomies
  • Technologies Affecting Libraries
  • User-Centered Technologies and Libraries
  • Virtual Reference Services
  • Weblogs and Libraries
  • Worldwide Digital Reference Services

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Biology, Health, and Medicine

Offers coverage on topics within bioinformatics, biologically inspired computing, biomedical technologies, biometrics, chemoinformatics, clinical technologies, healthcare information systems and the use of technology in medical environments. Titles in these and related areas cater to audiences such as: biomedical researchers, healthcare technology specialists, hospital and clinical administrators, healthcare practitioners, medical librarians, as well as students and educators in a range of related fields.

  • Anesthesia and Pain Management
  • Audiology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomedical Engineering/Medical Engineering
  • Clinical Dentistry and Oral Health
  • Clinical Nutrition
  • Critical Care & Emergency Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Health Informatics
  • Healthcare Management
  • Health & Social Care
  • Infectious Diseases & Microbiology
  • Medical Education
  • Medical Informatics
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Oncology & Radiotherapy
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology & Optometry
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Pharmacoinformatics
  • Transplantation Medicine

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Business and Management

Covers the most emerging topics in business management-, administration-, and organization- focused applications of accounting, finance, healthcare, education, business policy, human resources, marketing, services, operations, manufacturing, enterprises and entrepreneurship. Titles in these and related areas create a platform for innovative research shaping the advancement of modern global business.

  • Accounting, Finance, & Investing
  • Business Process Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Communications
  • Business Education
  • Business Ethics & Law
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • E-commerce
  • Economics
  • Electronic Services and Services Science
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Management & Process Improvement
  • Hospitality, Travel, and Tourism Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management Science
  • Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Operations & Logistics
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Project Management & Productivity Improvement
  • Public Relations
  • Public Sector Management
  • Real-Estate
  • Risk Management & Assessment
  • Security Management
  • Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Sustainability Management
  • Telework/Remote Working

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