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ERIC Number: EJ589899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0731-4388
Six Online Periodical Databases: A Librarian's View.
Willems, Harry
Book Report, v17 n5 p47-51 Mar-Apr 1999
Compares the following World Wide Web-based periodical databases, focusing on their usefulness in K-12 school libraries: EBSCO, Electric Library, Facts on File, SIRS, Wilson, and UMI. Search interfaces, display options, help screens, printing, home access, copyright restrictions, database administration, and making a decision are discussed. A chart summarizes database features. (MES)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Language: English
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Note: Special section topic: "Online or Off? The Ins and Outs of Online Periodical Databases."