Online and CD-Rom Review: Volume 22 Issue 1

Category:

Library and Information Science

Table of contents

THE BENEFITS OF SEARCHING EMBASE VERSUS MEDLINE FOR PHARMACEUTICAL INFORMATION

Cecelia M. Brown

Searchers often avoid EMBASE due to its high cost compared to MEDLINE. However, this paper demonstrates that when searching for a variety of pharmaceutical information…

PATENT INFORMATION ON THE INTERNET

Richard Poynder

PATENTLY CLEAR According to information published on the Web site of the European Patent Office (http://www.european‐patent‐office.org/pi_ndex.htm), $20 000 million a year…

NEW CD‐ROMS IN BRIEF

ALCONLINE A bibliographic database on alcohol and other drugs of abuse, produced by the Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and other Drugs & Medicines. Contains…

COMPUTERS IN MEDICINE — PRESENT AND FUTURE

William D. Jeans

Computers have made wide inroads into the practice of medicine, sometimes insidiously and sometimes obviously. The insidious approach has been the use of computers and…

THREE ANGLES ON THE INFORMATION SOCIETY

Ben Jeapes

One of the sessions at December's Online Information Meeting in London dealt with the Information Society: what it is, how it can come about and the implications for the…

DOING BUSINESS ONLINE

ONLINE SELLING OFF THE SHELF The rest of the world is rapidly catching up with something the online industry has been doing for years — selling things online. A recent US…

NEWS ROUNDUP

THE KNIGHT AND THE MAID IN DIALOG Publishing lead times mean that we are probably the last information‐related publication in the world to report that MAID has bought…

ISSN:

1353-2642

Renamed from:

Online Review

Online date, start – end:

1993 – 1999

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited