ERIC Number: EJ873064
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
Are Electronic Serials Helping or Hindering Academic Libraries?
Wallenius, Leila I. T.
Acquisitions Librarian, v19 n1-2 p75-82 2007
As academic libraries move toward the electronic frontier for their serial subscriptions, there are several issues to be considered. This paper intends to outline the advantages and disadvantages with respect to electronic and paper serials, address selection criteria, and describe our practice in coping with these issues at the Leddy Library of the University of Windsor, Canada.
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Foreign Countries, Library Services, Electronic Journals, Selection, Reference Services, Electronic Libraries, Library Role, Performance Factors, Layout (Publications), Library Administration
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada