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<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span
lang=EN-US style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Call for
Papers<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif";color:#111111'>&#8220;Knowledge and
Information&#8221; (K&amp;I) is a peer-reviewed information science book series
appearing as a print and as an e-book version, publishing high quality research
monographs and topic-specific collections of papers as well. It covers
information science to the full extent and alludes additionally to neighboring
sciences such as computer science, computational linguistics, (information)
business administration, and library science. The language of publication is
English.</span><span lang=EN-US style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif";
color:#111111'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>The scope of <i>information science</i>
comprehends representing, providing, searching and finding of relevant
knowledge including all activities of information professionals (e.g., indexing
and abstracting) and users (e.g., their information behavior). An important
research area is <i>information retrieval</i>, the science of search engines
and their users. Topics of <i>knowledge representation</i> include metadata as
well as methods and tools of knowledge organization systems (folksonomies,
nomenclatures, classification systems, thesauri, and ontologies). <i>Informetrics</i>
is empirical information science and consists among others of the
domain-specific metrics (e.g., scientometrics, webometrics, patent analysis),
user and usage research, and evaluation of information systems. <i>Knowledge
management</i> is concerned with the sharing and distribution of internal and
external information in organizations. The <i>information market</i> can be
defined by the exchange of digital information on networks, especial the World
Wide Web. Further important research areas of information science are
information ethics, information law, information sociology, and information
policy.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>Information science provides <i>basic
research</i> for other scientific fields, among others for computer science and
for library science, and for a lot of practical endeavors, such as the
construction of search engines, the organization of digital libraries as well
as commercial information supply, the operation of catalogues of libraries,
museums etc., the installation and maintenance of corporate knowledge
management, the design of Web sites, and business strategies on the WWW.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>The editors like to invite all
information science scholars to offer <o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:1.0cm;text-align:justify;text-indent:
-14.15pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1'><![if !supportLists]><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:Symbol'><span style='mso-list:Ignore'>·<span
style='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><![endif]><span
lang=EN-US style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>monographs of research
results (including Ph.D.-Theses) and<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:1.0cm;text-align:justify;text-indent:
-14.15pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1'><![if !supportLists]><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:Symbol'><span style='mso-list:Ignore'>·<span
style='font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><![endif]><span
lang=EN-US style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>suggestions for
collections of papers<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>for publication in
&quot;K&amp;I&quot;. All books may have a volume of about 300 pages or more.
Monographs and articles in collections will be reviewed at least by one of the
editors and by one of the members of the editorial board (or another editor).<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-US
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>For proposals, suggestions,
questions etc. please contact<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><i><span style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>Wolfgang
G. Stock</span></i><span style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'> (<a
href="mailto:stock@phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de">stock@phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de</a>),<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><i><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>Sonja Gust von Loh</span></i><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'> (<a
href="mailto:gust-von-loh@phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de">gust-von-loh@phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de</a>)
or<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>one of the co-editors.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>For
questions concerning the publishing house, K G Saur (Munich), please contact<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><i><span lang=IT style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>Alice
Keller<b> </b></span></i><span lang=IT style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>(</span><a
href="mailto:alice.keller@degruyter.com"><span lang=IT style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>alice.keller@degruyter.com</span></a><span
lang=IT style='font-family:"Verdana","sans-serif"'>).<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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lang=IT style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span lang=IT><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-US><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Dr. Sonja Gust von
Loh, B.A., M.A.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Institut für Sprache
und Information</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Abteilung für
Informationswissenschaft</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Heinrich- Heine
Universität Düsseldorf</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Universitätsstraße 1</span><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>40225 Düsseldorf</span><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Tel.: 0211/81-12334</span><span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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