From: Emerald Group Publishing
Published: Mon Aug 01 2005

Bill Russell, director for academic markets at Emerald, explains, "Our library advisers will play a valuable role in helping us to develop our products so that they continue to be a central and necessary part of any library, business school, or management department. We invited leading academics from a cross-section of institutions around the world to join our panel of library advisers and are seeking a team of around 20 to enable us to accurately gauge requirements of universities across all continents. As well as helping to develop EmeraldÂ’s services generally, we hope that our library advisers will help us to build on Emerald Management Xtra, which puts the library firmly at the centre of the business school and presents an entirely new approach to publishing and provides resources for researchers, teaching faculty, librarians and students within an academic institution."

The advisers will include:

 Linda Ashcroft, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
 David Bickford, University of Phoenix, USA
 Lee Cheng Ean, National University of Singapore, Singapore
 Jill Emery, University of Houston, USA
 Gary Gorman, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
 Dave Nicholas, University College London, UK
 Niels Ole Pors, Royal School of Library and Information Science, Denmark
 Christine Reid, Strathclyde University, UK
 Christiane Suthaus, University of Köln, Germany
 Lisl Zach, Louisiana State University, USA

To discover the full benefit of Emerald Management Xtra, see the online demo at: www.emeraldinsight.com/emx.

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Emerald Group Publishing Ltd is the leading English language publisher of academic and professional literature in the fields of management and library & information services and is a globally recognized source of online management information. Emerald is COUNTER compliant, meeting the international code of practice for reports that allow clients to measure the usage of online information products and services in a more consistent way.

Emerald publishes over 150 titles such as Management Decision, European Journal of Marketing, Journal of Documentation, Library Hi Tech, Journal of Knowledge Management and The TQM Magazine. EmeraldÂ’s flagship product, Emerald Management Xtra, is dedicated to the continued development of business schools and management departments worldwide


Gill Crawford, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Tel: 01274 777700, email: gcrawford@emeraldinsight.com or

Catherine Dhanjal, TheAnswer Ltd, Tel: 0208 655 0953/0794 166 9925, Catherine.dhanjal@theansweruk.com

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