Re: Electronic Serials - Title changes Andrea Serra 23 Aug 2007 20:29 UTC


I have noticed and this is causing me an extreme amount of
frustration as I struggle to download and catalog all the Blackwell
titles in the package we've just purchased. I too am curious to see
how others are handling this.

Andrea Serra
Library Assistant, Electronic Resources
Vassar College Libraries
Technical Services, Box 20
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0020
Tel.  845.437.5773
Fax. 845.437.5864

At 03:47 PM 8/23/2007, you wrote:
>Please excuse cross-postings.
>I am wondering if anyone else is has noticed that the electronic
>version of title changes are not listed separately on publisher's
>websites?  I have noticed on several publisher's websites
>(Blackwell, Springer, etc.) that title changes show up under the
>most recent title of that serial, so that the previous title is
>buried and is not listed separately.  Does anyone know why the
>titles are being clumped together and not being listed
>separately?  This is becoming an increasing issue because as we link
>to our e-journal collection from our e-journal list.
>If you have noticed this - how are you handling it?
>Any information anyone can provide would be helpful.
>Cynthia L. Koman
>Serials Librarian
>Schaffer Library of Health Sciences
>Albany Medical College
>phone:  518-262-6058
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