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ERIC Number: EJ623532
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1468-4527
Should Scientific Journals Be Printed? A Personal View.
Goodman, David
Online Information Review, v24 n5 p357-63 2000
Data on the use of bound an unbound journals in an academic biology library suggest that almost all of the journals studied are suitable as electronic only; only a very few are reasonable choices in both print and electronic formats. Most scientific articles might be better suited for publication not in journals at all, but rather in a suitable Internet-based repository. (Author/AEF)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Note: This article is based in part on presentations at the National Online Meeting (May 18, 2000) and the Special Library Association Meeting (June 14, 2000).