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New Content Added to OSA's Optics InfoBase


"Orr, Christine" <corr@osa.org>


Tue, 2 Feb 2010 18:32:19 -0500


Please excuse cross-posting.



Dear Colleagues,


We are pleased to share with our subscriber community news that additional valuable content has been added to Optics InfoBase, OSA's online library of high-impact optics and photonics journals and conference proceedings. Please visit www.opticsinfobase.org for additional details.



Optics & Photonics News: Complete Backfile Now Available



All subscribers to Optics & Photonics News (Online ISSN 1541-3721; Print ISSN 1047-6938), OSA's monthly news magazine, now have access to 35 years of feature articles at no additional charge. Coverage includes the Optics & Photonics News (OPN) predecessor, Optics News (ISSN 0098-907X). The backfile captures optics news, history and insights from optics professionals ranging from top engineers to Nobel-prize winning scientists. Bringing libraries better value, and readers a contextual view into the diverse field of optics, OPN's backfile enhances the already rich body of content in the Optics InfoBase collection. Users can search for articles either through Optics InfoBase or browse issues directly on the OPN website, www.osa-opn.org.



Journal of the Optical Society of Korea Added to Optics InfoBase



OSA has added the Journal of the Optical Society of Korea (ISSN 1226-4776) (JOSK) to its content offerings on Optics InfoBase. JOSK is the leading English-language optics journal in Korea, and publishes peer-reviewed, open-access content in all areas of optical science and technology including optical materials, optical devices, optical systems, and topics related to theoretical and experimental aspects of new principles. With an archive back to 1997, the JOSK offers even more diverse optics and photonics content to the global audience of Optics InfoBase.



OSA Recognized as 2010 SPARC Innovator for Optics Express



OSA is honored to be the recognized as a 2010 SPARC Innovator for our open access journal, Optics Express www.opticsinfobase.org/oe. SPARC's recognition honors OSA as an innovator for publishing a highly-regarded, open access journal that has been embraced by the scientific community it serves. For details, read the complete SPARC article at www.arl.org/sparc/innovator/osa.shtml .



We hope that the new year has started off just as well for all of our librarian colleagues. As always, if you have any questions about these features or any questions about your OSA Journal subscriptions, please contact us at elec@osa.org or +1-202-416-1901. You may also contact us personally; we'd be glad to hear from you.



Kind regards,


Christine Orr

Director, Publication Sales

Tel: +1 202-416-1409

Email: corr@osa.org


Alan Tourtlotte

Director / Associate Publisher

Tel: +1 202-416-1908

Email: atourt@osa.org


Visit www.osa.org/librarians for updates.



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