IGI Global Journals Selected for Authoritative Indexing

Scopus Accepts Four IGI Global Journals for Inclusion

By Colby Conway on Dec 12, 2017
Premier Research Journals Now Indexed In Scopus
Hershey, PA, December 12, 2017—IGI Global, a leading international publisher, is pleased to announce that four journals have been indexed in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and the arts and humanities.

The recently indexed journals include:
IGI Global has seen significant advancements in their indexing initiatives, as more publications have been indexed in prestigious indices than previous years. To be included in Scopus, a journal's overall quality is assessed, taking into consideration the journal’s scholarly impact in the field. A journal's timeliness, citation impact and authorship diversity are also taken into account during the review process. Scopus' acceptance adds additional credibility, notoriety and discoverability to each journal.

All of IGI Global's journals include the most forward-thinking knowledge in the fields of: business and management, computer science and information technology, education, engineering, environment and agriculture, government and law, library and information science, media and communications, medicine and healthcare, security and forensics and social sciences and humanities, and are available as part of the award-winning InfoSci®-Journals Database. Allowing unlimited simultaneous users to download full-text articles in XML and PDF with no DRM, InfoSci-Journals is a highly sought-after database for institutions that wish to provide their faculty and staff with the latest and most emerging research published daily. To obtain a free trial, please recommend/obtain a free trial for your institution.

Additionally, the four above titles are featured in IGI Global’s eJournal Collections, which provide institutions with 14 discipline-focused journal collections, each containing 20 e-journals, and includes current year and back file content for one fixed price.

To view all IGI Global journals indexed by Scopus, please click here. For additional information on Scopus, please visit their website and source list.

A sincere thanks to the dedicated Editors-in-Chief, Managing Editors, Associate Editors, Editorial Review Boards, and all those associated with the journals for their outstanding efforts and in maintaining the high quality and ethical standards for their journals. In collaboration with IGI Global, these prestigious leaders in the academic community are ensuring the widespread dissemination of exceptional and vetted research. If you are interested in submitting a manuscript to a highly-indexed journal, please view IGI Global's Call for Papers.

About Scopus: Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.

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

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