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Founded in 1988 and headquartered in Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA with a subsidiary office (IGI Science and Technology, Ltd.), operating out of Beijing, China, IGI Global is a leading international academic publisher committed to facilitating the discovery of pioneering research that enhances and expands the body of knowledge available to the research community. IGI Global disseminates quality content across 350+ topics in 11 core subject areas. All of these publications have been contributed by over 150,000+ industry-leading researchers and experts worldwide, ensuring that each title contains the most emerging and timeliest research.

IGI Global’s commitment to providing the highest quality publications, excellent service, and a positive image coupled with a steadfast pledge to put the research community and underrepresented research concepts before profit makes IGI Global a unique and preferred publisher. IGI Global is a full member of the international Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and as such we ensure that only the highest quality and properly vetted content is released to the research community.

Open Access Publishing

IGI Global offers a full collection of Open Access (OA) offerings, including a portfolio of full Gold OA journals and OA reference book publishing, to ensure that research can be easily accessible to the entire academic community. All OA content is published under the Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0 license. Learn more about our OA opportunities here.

Additionally, IGI Global offers numerous opportunities and resources for securing OA funding. OA Agreements, discounts, and resources can be found here.

Publisher Information

Publisher’s Website: www.igi-global.com

Link to Publisher’s OA Content: Search IGI Global's OA Content

Copyright & Licensing: CC-BY

Copyright & Licensing Policy: Journal Policy; Book Policy

Publication Type: Edited Books (Hybrid, Green, Gold, Platinum); Authored Books (Hybrid, Green, Gold, Platinum); Journals (Gold, Platinum)

Headquarters: Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

Parent Organization: Idea Group Inc.

Subsidiaries: IGI Science and Technology, Ltd.