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Press Release: IGI Global [July 27, 2022]

IGI Global to convert full journal collection to Gold open access

Hershey, PA, USA July 27, 2022. IGI Global will be converting the remainder of their hybrid/subscription-based journal collection to gold Open Access (OA) beginning January 1st, 2023. IGI Global's full collection will contain 175 gold OA journals and one platinum OA journal. Each journal can be accessed directly through their respective webpages and can be easily integrated into libraries' discovery systems.

"The Publishing industry is shifting from traditional models to Open Access publication models, and through the conversion of the remainder of our journal collection to Gold OA, we are supporting overall career advancement for researchers." says Marissa Massare, Open Access Publishing Coordinator for IGI Global.

All article manuscripts submitted September 1st, 2022, and onward will be processed as OA in preparation for the 2023 conversion. All of these journals will be eligible for subscribe to open for any institutions that would like to support the OA movement and an equitable publishing future. Learn more about IGI Global's journals and their plan for OA conversion here > https://www.igi-global.com/newsroom/archive/igi-global-convert-remainder-its/5159/.

About IGI Global

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 medium-sized independent academic publisher of international scientific research. They are committed to facilitating the discovery of pioneering research that enhances and expands the body of knowledge available to the research community through traditional and open access publishing workflows. Working in close collaboration with expert researchers and professionals from leading institutions, IGI Global publishes quality peer-reviewed content across 350+ topics in 11 core subject areas, including business, computer science, education, engineering, healthcare, social sciences, and more. With over 150,000+ industry-leading researchers and experts worldwide contributing to IGI Global's publications, they ensure that each contains the most emerging and timeliest research.


Summary: IGI Global will be converting the remainder of their hybrid/subscription-based journal collection to gold Open Access beginning January 1st, 2023. IGI Global's full collection will contain 175 gold OA journals and one platinum OA journal. Each journal can be accessed directly through their respective webpages and can be easily integrated into libraries' discovery systems.
Publication Year:2022
Type of Material:Press Release
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Date Issued:July 27, 2022
Publisher:IGI Global
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Company: IGI Global
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