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IGI Global Scholarly Journals
Scholarly Journals
Published Under
Gold & Platinum
Open Access
Quality Centric
& Expediate

Publishing Process
Articles Published
After Acceptance
Three Core Subject Areas
Business & Management
Scientific, Technical, & Medical (STM)
Indexed in
Reference Citations
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Full Gold Open Access Journals
Full gold and platinum journals are completely open access and allow authors to submit their articles for be published under open access.
Format & Digital Preferred
Immediate and Streamlined Access Through “Digital Preferred” Format
e-reader icon IGI Global has shifted all journals into a “digital preferred” format. Under this format, their full collection of nearly 200 OA journals will be primarily available in electronic format. This shift comes in response to the overwhelming demand for electronic content coupled with the mission to decrease the overall environmental impacts of print production and distribution. For those interested in print editions of IGI Global journals, they will be available for purchase at the end of the volume year and all articles will be compiled and printed in a single volume. Learn More

E-Learning and Online Environments are Assisting in
Increasing Retention Rates by
25% - 60%

- TechJury
Paper Accounts for Over
12,500 Tons
of Waste

in the United States Alone
- Capital Business System, Inc.
Top U.S. Institutions Increased Their
Electronic Holdings
up to 70%

- ExLibris

Benefits Include:
  • Immediate Access to the Latest
    Peer-Reviewed Content
  • Articles are Published Immediately After Acceptance in Electric Format
  • Remote Access Options Ideal for Hybrid and Online-Only Educational Environments
  • No DRM with the Ability to Copy, Paste,
    and Print
  • Electronic Format Has No Additional Charge for Multi-User Licensing
  • Enables Librarians to Utilize Metrics and Usage Reports for Evidence-Based Acquisitions
Purchasing Options
Full Gold OA Journals (Published Under Creative Commons License)
How to Access IGI Global’s Gold OA Journals
OA lock IGI Global’s full Gold OA journals and OA articles are freely available under a Creative Commons by license enabling customers and institutions to freely access all of the journal’s content. Easily access all of IGI Global’s OA content through:
  • IGI Global’s Open Access Collection (Institutions & Libraries): This provides all of IGI Global’s OA content in one convenient location and user-friendly interface that can easily integrated into library discovery systems. Learn More
  • Personal IGI Global Library (Individuals): For individual users, login to your IGI Global personal Library to easily access all OA content. Login
To learn more about IGI Global’s Open Access journals, access options, policies, and more, visit IGI Global’s OA Journals webpage.
Subscribe to Open (For Libraries)
IGI Global is continuously converting journals to OA and for libraries interested in supporting our efforts, we offer a Subscribe to Open model. Under this model, libraries will maintain their original subscriptions to the OA journals to help support the cost of publishing, producing, hosting, and ensured continued access to these journals.
Subscription Agencies
IGI Global’s journals are available directly through IGI Global’s Online Bookstore and are also available through preferred journal subscription agencies, including EBSCO Subscription Agency, CEPIEC, CNPIEC, Otto Harrossowitz, LM Information Delivery, and more.
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InfoSci® Platform Hosting & Archiving
All of IGI Global’s content is archived via the CLOCKSS and LOCKSS initiative, and our electronic content is hosted on the InfoSci® platform, which provides:
  • No DRM: Copy, Paste, and Print Directly from
    the Platform
  • Advanced, Fast, Full-Text Search Engine with Ranked Results
  • Formatted Citations with the Ability to Export to RefWorks and EasyBib
  • No Embargo of Content (Research Available Months in Advance of the Print Release)
  • No Additional Charge for Multi-User Licensing
  • Full-Text HTML and PDF Viewing Options
  • COUNTER Compliant Reports
  • Free Downloadable MARC Records
  • No Service, Hosting, or Maintenance Fees
  • Google Scholar Subscriber Links & Google
    CASA Integration
  • And More.
Submission & Call for Papers
Becoming a Journal Editor
IGI Global’s expansive collection of scholarly journals would not be possible without the expertise and management from our expert Editor(s)-in-Chief. Editor(s)-in-Chief oversee and ensure that there is a continual flow of quality manuscript submissions, assisting IGI Global in raising the visibility of their journal, and more. If you are interested in becoming an IGI Global Journal Editor or have a new proposal for a journal, contact IGI Global’s Acquisitions Team at acquisition@igiglobal.com. Learn More
Call for Papers and Article Submissions
All of IGI Global’s journals are currently actively seeking new submissions. Interested authors should ensure that their article manuscript adheres to the journal’s submission guidelines, which include originality of the manuscript, professional English language copy editing, APA formatting tips, and more.
Peer Review
The peer review process is the driving force behind all IGI Global books and journals. All IGI Global reviewers maintain the highest ethical standards and each manuscript undergoes a rigorous double-anonymized peer review process, which is backed by our full membership to the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). The full publishing process and peer review are conducted within the IGI Global eEditorial Discovery® online submission system and on average takes 30 days. Learn More
Indexing & Abstracting
IGI Global’s scholarly journals are indexed in prestigious indices and are found in major abstracts, including:
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