ERIC Number: EJ453334
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Some Determinants of Journal Holding Patterns in Academic Libraries.
McCain, Katherine W.
Library and Information Science Research, v14 n3 p223-43 Jul-Sep 1992
Reports results of a study that examined academic library holdings for core journals in genetics and economics to identify quantitative and qualitative journal characteristics that are predictors of the number of libraries subscribing to the journal. Variables investigated include subject area, publisher, price, longevity, impact factor, prestige ranking, and annual mean cocitation rate. (18 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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