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IGI Global Announces the Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition

By IGI Global on Jan 6, 2014

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition Hershey, PA – January 6, 2014–
IGI Global, an international publishing company specializing in high-quality research publications in the fields of education, social science, library science and information science, healthcare, business, environmental science, public administration, computer science, and engineering, is pleased to announce the Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition.

Edited by Dr. Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, Executive Director of the Information Resources Management Association, this 10-volume set includes 100% original, authoritative, research-based articles contributed by thousands of researchers and experts from all over the world. This discipline-defining encyclopedia will serve research needs in numerous fields that are affected by the rapid pace and substantial impact of technological change. It is an essential addition to any academic library’s reference collection. Convenient and straightforward, this set includes thousands of reference citations for extended research. Each volume comes equipped with a comprehensive index for easy navigation, as well as a supplemental user guide.

Scheduled to release in July of 2014, this vast resource is currently available for pre-order with a discount of 5% off list price. One and two year subscriptions are available, and institutions receive free lifetime e-access with print purchase. For more information, see the Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition.

The previous edition of the encyclopedia, released in 2009, was an 8-volume compilation and revered as an essential resource by many review channels such as CHOICE, Library Journal, American Reference Books Annual (ARBA), and Book News Inc. For a complete list of reviews from the second edition, please visit IGI Global’s online bookstore.

For more information on IGI Global’s extensive line of products and services, please contact Customer Service at or 717-533-8845 x100.

About IGI Global: Founded in 1988, IGI Global, headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania (USA), is an innovative international publishing company specializing in the publication of research-based reference works including books, encyclopedias, journals, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases focusing on the subject areas of: engineering, healthcare, business, education, social science, library science, environmental science, public administration, computer science, and the humanities. IGI Global produces high-quality scholarly publications aimed at providing the research community and academic research libraries with reference publications on emerging innovations in diverse fields. For more information about IGI Global, please visit us on the web at

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