Information Industry Directory, 36th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1414460546
  • ISBN-13: 9781414460543
  • DDC: 025.04
  • eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2009
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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This one-of-a-kind resource provides a comprehensive guide to the international information industry. With detailed entries on more than 12,890 organizations, systems, and services, Information Industry Directory, 36th Edition, offers an exhaustive, reliable reference for this dynamic, rapidly expanding field. Each entry includes up to 20 different categories of information to facilitate both quick review and thorough exploration, while thoughtful, user-friendly page layouts make it easy to identify specific products or services administered by each organization. In addition to alphabetical listings by name, an entire volume of indexes allows users to easily look up relevant entries by keyword, personal or geographical name, function or service, and other useful criteria.

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Features and Benefits

  • This edition adds 250 new or previously unlisted entries which includes organizations, systems and services involved in the production and distribution of information in electronic form. As well as new entries, continued research has resulted in thousands of changes to organization names, addresses, contact numbers, personal names and other key details.
  • More than 12,890 descriptive listings compiled in three volumes, with entries arranged alphabetically by both organization name and the products and services the organization administers, make it easy to locate a particular entry and access relevant information.
  • The directory includes detailed coverage of innovative and emerging technologies, with entries for hundreds of organizations offering Internet connection services and Internet-accessible information.
  • Whenever possible, entries include detailed financial information on organizations, including amount of revenue, revenue type, fiscal year, stock exchange, ticker symbol, and standard industrial classification (SIC) codes.
  • To complement alphabetical listings by name, an entire volume of indexes allows users to easily look up relevant entries by keyword, subject, personal or geographical name, 27 unique functions and services, and other useful criteria.

What's New

  • Careful attention to page design makes this exhaustive resource both easy and enjoyable to use, with detailed organization and product/service information presented in distinct descriptive listings that readers can readily review quickly or in depth.

Table of Contents

1. Highlights.
2. Introduction.
3. User’s Guide.
4. Descriptive Listings (A - H).
6. Introduction.
7. User’s Guide.
8. Descriptive Listings (I - R).
9. Highlights.
10. Introduction.
11. User’s Guide.
12. Descriptive Listings (S - Z).
13. Master Name and Keyword Index.
14. Databases Index.
Volume 4: INDEXES.
15. Highlights.
16. Introduction.
17. User’s Guide.
18. Publications/Microforms Index.
19. Software Index.
20. Function/Service Classifications.
21. Abstracting and Indexing.
22. Associations.
23. Bulletin Board Systems.
24. Community Information and Referral.
25. Computer Hardware and Peripherals.
26. Computerized Searching.
27. Consultants.
28. Data Collection and Analysis.
29. Database Producers and Publishers.
30. Document Delivery.
31. Electronic Mail Applications.
32. Fax on Demand.
33. Information on Demand.
34. Internet Services.
35. Library and Information Networks.
36. Library Management Systems.
37. Magnetic Tape/Diskette.
38. Mailing List Services.
39. Micrographic Applications.
40. Online Host Services.
41. Optical Publishing Applications.
42. Photocomposition Services.
43. Research and Research Projects.
44. SDI/Current Awareness.
45. Software Producers.
46. Transactional Services.
47. Videotex/Teletext Information Services.
48. Personal Name Index.
49. Geographic Indexes.
50. United States Listings.
51. International Listings.
52. Subject Index.