Opinion paper: surveying electronic journals

Jack Meadows (Professor of Library and Information Studies at Loughborough University, UK)

Interlending & Document Supply

ISSN: 0264-1615

Publication date: 1 December 1996

Abstract

Discusses the transition from printed to electronic journals and presents a number of factors which may deter users from moving to electronic journals. Raises the question of cost from both a user’s and a librarian’s point of view and the question of subsidies. Points out a number of technical problems which may be encountered and suggests that the transition will take considerable time and effort.

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Citation

Meadows, J. (1996), "Opinion paper: surveying electronic journals", Interlending & Document Supply, Vol. 24 No. 4, pp. 32-33. https://doi.org/10.1108/02641619610151421

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1996, MCB UP Limited

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