IGI Global is proud to be a tenth-year diamond sponsor for 2018 Annual Charleston Conference

IGI Global Announces Diamond Sponsorship for the 2018 Annual Charleston Conference

By IGI Global on Sep 18, 2018
For the tenth year in a row, IGI Global is proud to announce that they will be a diamond sponsor for the 2018 Charleston Conference taking place in Charleston, South Carolina on November 5-9, 2018.

Dr. Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, President and Caroline Campbell, Marketing Manager will be representing the international academic publisher at the conference. Visit them at table #71 during the vendor showcase and learn more about IGI Global’s dedication to librarians and furthering the dissemination of research.

Additionally, Dr. Khosrow-Pour will be hosting a Neapolitan session titled “Sustainable Open Access Approaches: Benefits for Researchers, Librarians, and Publishers” on November 8th at 10:30 a.m. in the Grand Ballroom 1, Gaillard Center (95 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401).

Attendees will hear viewpoints from publishers, a librarian, as well as an independent researcher on current challenges and opportunities presented within the Open Access movement, and ways that everyone can come together to achieve a result that provides credible and trusted publishing outlets for researchers, the highest quality peer-reviewed contents for libraries, an affordable pricing model for article processing charges (APC), and sustainability for publishers. Speakers on this panel will include:

For more information on this session, please click here, and be sure to attend this session and register for the upcoming conference. This session will provide publishers, researchers, and librarians with the tools they need to continue the dissemination of cutting-edge and affordable research.

Continuing IGI Global’s dedication to providing librarians with innovative resources, they are continuing their Academic Librarian Sponsorship Program, which sponsors librarians’ attendance of the Charleston Conference. IGI Global will award one librarian a $500 stipend for attendance at the 2018 Charleston Conference. For more information and the submission guidelines, click here.

IGI Global is excited to meet with everyone during the Charleston Conference and looks forward to another successful event. If interested in meeting with IGI Global during the 2018 Charleston Conference contact For more information, on IGI Global’s collaboration with Against the Grain, please see the article series here and listen to ATG’s Podcast, featuring IGI Global’s Executive Editor, Dr. Mehdi Khosrow-Pour here.
About IGI Global: IGI Global is an international academic publisher of reference books, journals, and databases focusing in 11 subject areas of innovative and emerging research which includes business and management, computer science, education, engineering, environment and agriculture, library and information science, medical, healthcare and life sciences, media and communications, security and forensics, government and law, and social sciences and humanities. IGI Global boasts an ever-expanding portfolio of InfoSci®-Books (4,500+ e-books), InfoSci-Journals (175+ e-journals), and InfoSci-Videos (80+ streaming videos). To learn more about IGI Global’s partnerships with universities and consortia, please contact:

About the Charleston Conference: The Charleston Conference is an informal annual gathering of librarians, publishers, electronic resource managers, consultants, and vendors of library materials in Charleston, SC, in November. Hosted by Against the Grain, the event began in 1980 and is focused on creating a non-threatening, friendly, and highly informal environment for presidents of companies discuss and debate with library directors, acquisitions librarians, reference librarians, serials librarians, collection development librarians, and many, many others. For more information about the Charleston Conference, please visit:
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