Forums,for Management lnioimation Systems Scholars hat is scholarly nzsearch and which pub& cation outlets are considered best ? In any academic discipline, the answers to these questions at-e sought by: . Selection, promotion, and tenure committees as they seek to secure and retain the best possible individuals for thar faculty [5,151; l Researchers, as they seek to determme appropriate outlets for their research findings [5,6, 151; l Individuals seelung to identify the significant research streams in an academxc disciphne ; l Journal editors and assoaates as they seek to raise the quality of their journal to the I highest possible l&l; l The academic discipline in question as it seeks to gain an identity of its own, especially if it is a relatively young field [ 11, 251; l Students of the discipline as they seek to gain an understanding of what the discipline encompasses [6, 11,251; and l Librarians as they seek to wisely invest their ever-decreasing funds. Borrowing from the vernacular of consumer behavior theory, these constituents all have an interest in the consumption of knowledge. As with any consumption decision, limited resources dictaw that decisions be made concerning which products to consume. Thus,
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