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Author Regazzi, John J., 1948-
Title Infonomics and the business of free : modern value creation for information services / John J. Regazzi, Long Island University, USA.
Published Hershey, PA : Business Science Reference, [2014]
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 Floor3  HD9999.I492 R44 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 184 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Note "Research essentials"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-180) and index.
Contents Introduction : the beginnings of infonomics -- The shifting sands of the information industry -- Slippery slopes -- Open source and open access : how do you compete with free? -- Digital libraries in the clouds -- From knowledge management to social networking -- Learning and playing get personal -- Connections in the sky.
Summary "This book addresses the question of whether or not information has become a commodity and examines how infonomics and the "business of free" have changed the way companies must create and market their information to make it most accessible and valuable for their consumers"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Information services industry.
Online information services industry.
Information services -- Economic aspects.
Information technology -- Economic aspects.
Information society.
Knowledge economy.
ISBN 9781466644540 (hardcover)
1466644540 (hardcover)
9781466644557 (ebook)
9781466644564 (print & perpetual access)
OCLC number 839386912