What is interdisciplinary?

interdisciplinary meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:

Research or course work requiring the resources of more than one academic discipline, for example, a topic in American studies, a field that overlaps American history, politics, literature, art, music, popular culture, etc. Although most abstracting and indexing services limit their scope to a specific discipline (example: Psychological Abstracts) or field (Child Development Abstracts & Bibliography), pertinent literature from allied disciplines may also be included. Also refers to a reference work on a subject that overlaps two or more disciplines (example: Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict).


reference: ABC-CLIO