(IGI) is an innovative international publishing company, founded in 1987, specialized in information science, technology and management books, journals and teaching cases. Through its various imprints, "IGI Publishing", "IRM Press", "Information Science Publishing", "CyberTech Publishing" and "Idea Group Reference" IGI produces high quality research and professional publications aimed at aiding information science and technology professionals in keeping up with emerging innovations, technologies, and managerial techniques, allowing them to achieve greater strategic utilization and management of technology in their organizations. AAS works with IGI in the ME for its online resources