ERIC Number: EJ539633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Electronic Journals: Benefits and Difficulties.
Rapple, Brendan A.
Catholic Library World, v66 n2 p30-34 Dec 1995
Considers benefits and problems of electronic journals, including price increases in printed journals; time savings with electronic publishing; the increased number of potential readers; peer review and the acceptance of electronic journals for academic publishing requirements; the need for standards; access problems; and librarians' concerns, including copyright and bibliographic control. (LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Computers, Access to Information, Cataloging, Copyrights, Cost Effectiveness, Electronic Journals, Electronic Publishing, Faculty Publishing, Higher Education, Journal Articles, Librarian Attitudes, Peer Evaluation, Printed Materials, Problems, Publishing Industry, Standards
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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