The latest issue we have happens to be the June 29 issue! When we get
the mis-numbered issue, I'll follow-up and revise the catalog record if
necessary -- thanks !!
Cecelia Sullivan wrote:
> Thanks, Beth,
> We discovered this ourselves earlier this year (and we did make use of that
> record, thanks!), however the "National" edition issue number (not volume
> number)- did you notice this as well?
> Cecelia Sullivan
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
> [mailto:SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU] On Behalf Of Beth Guay
> Sent: Monday, July 16, 2007 7:47 AM
> To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
> Subject: Re: [SERIALST] AsianWeek
> I corresponded with Mr. Samson Wong of AsianWeek in April of this year
> when we began a subscription for this title. It appears the publication
> is being repackaged for broader circulation across the country, so that
> there are two editions, a "national" and local edition. According to Mr.
> Wong, "Volume numbers should be different. Vol 3 represents national
> edition. Volume 27 is local. The number of each issue should be the same."
> The title of the "national" edition appears as: AsianWeek national. I
> added a record for this to OCLC (#123913392).
> hope this helps!
> Beth Guay
> Monographs/Continuing Resources Cataloger
> McKeldin Library, University of Maryland
> College Park, Maryland 20742
> (301) 405-9339
> fax (301) 314-9971
> Cecelia Sullivan wrote:
>> "AsianWeek" appears to have skipped 48 issue numbers (June 29, 2007 v.
>> 3 n. 45 jumped to July 6, 2007 v. 3 n. 94). I assumed this might have
>> been an error, but the following issue (July 13, 2007 v. 3 n. 95)
>> makes this a pattern. Does anyone know anything about this?
>> Thank you,
>> Cecelia Sullivan