ERIC Number: EJ676563
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Changing Use Patterns of Print Journals in the Digital Age: Impacts of Electronic Equivalents on Print Chemistry Journal Use.
Vaughan, K. T. L.
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v54 n12 p1149-52 Oct 2003
Examines the short-term effects of online availability on the use of print chemistry journals based on a study at Duke University Chemistry Library. Discusses results that showed a diminished use of the print collection and considers implications for collection management in scientific and technical libraries. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Chemistry, Electronic Journals, Higher Education, Library Collection Development, Library Research, Printed Materials, Scholarly Journals, Science Libraries, Use Studies
Available electronically: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/jhome/76501873/.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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