Apologies for cross-postings.  

I thought list members would like to know about a new resource in biomedical
informatics and healthcare technology.  To give the medical library
community an opportunity to learn more about this new full-text database,
IGI Global will be hosting a Sunrise Seminar breakfast event on Monday, May
19th from 7-8am in the Atlanta Room in the Hyatt Regency.  Please see the
press release below for the official announcement.


Contact: Megan Childs
Title: Marketing Communications Coordinator
Address: 701 E. Chocolate Ave.,
Suite 200, Hershey, PA 17033
Email: [log in to unmask]
Tel.: 717-533-8845 x148
Fax: 717-533-7115

New Database Delivers Research on Biomedical and Healthcare Technology

HERSHEY, PA - May 13, 2008 -IGI Global, the leading publisher of scholarly
computer science and information technology management research, will launch
a new database covering innovations in biomedical informatics and healthcare
technology -- InfoSci-Medical -- at the annual meeting of the Medical
Library Association (MLA) in Chicago (May 16-21).

"The InfoSci-Medical database meets a need for authoritative research to
help organizations understand and fully benefit from the rapidly expanding
role of technology in basic research, medical education, clinical practice,
and healthcare delivery and management, across all sectors of the biomedical
and healthcare industries," said William C. Hayward, IGI Global's Director
of Sales and Marketing.

Delivering full-text studies selected for their relevance to biomedical
informatics and healthcare technology from IGI Global's peer-reviewed
journals, scholarly books, and reference works, InfoSci-Medical covers a
comprehensive range of topics such as clinical knowledge management; medical
informatics and nursing; robotics in healthcare and medicine; technologies
for dentistry; telemedicine and healthcare delivery to rural areas; and
hundreds of other critical issues.

InfoSci-Medical is updated continuously with new content, and is available
for unlimited, site-licensed access under annual subscription and one-time
fee models (contact IGI Global at [log in to unmask] for pricing

Librarians interested in learning more about InfoSci-Medical are invited to
visit IGI Global at Booth #721 during the MLA Annual Meeting, and to join
IGI Global for a Sunrise Seminar breakfast event during the conference. For
details on the breakfast event, e-mail [log in to unmask] or
refer to the final conference program.

For immediate information about InfoSci-Medical and to register for a free
trial, visit

Jackie Zanghi-LaPlaca
Associate Sales and Marketing Manager for Electronic Resources
IGI Global - (Disseminator of Knowledge Since 1988)
(formerly "Idea Group Inc.")
701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Suite 200
Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
Tel: 717-533-8845 ext. 131; Fax: 717-533-8661
E-mail: [log in to unmask]

IGI Global celebrates 20 years of excellence as the industry leader in
delivering scholarly knowledge in computer science and information
technology management. Founded in 1988, IGI Global continues to publish
superior books, journals, and databases for many years to come. To recommend
IGI Global publications to your librarian, please visit