Re: Need examples of quirky e-journals Bonnie H. Ragains 21 Mar 2008 15:25 UTC

American Journal of Medical Genetics comes to mind.  Several 'parts' to
it, some with different titles.

Bonnie Ragains
Head, Serials & Circulation Depts.
Savitt Medical Library MS/306
University of Nevada School of Medicine
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89557
ph: (775)682-7314; fax: (775)327-2375

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Subject: Re: [SERIALST] Need examples of quirky e-journals

Blackwell Synergy is one site that lists previous and later titles
together. One title is Acta paediatrica, covering two former titles.


Glasson, Patricia A wrote:
> Apologies for cross-posting.
> We know we've run across several examples of e-journals that appear on

> a provider's site under the latest title only, even though some issues

> in the archives were originally published under an earlier title.
> Conversely we've seen e-journals where one title is divided between 2
> URLs because part of the run is in the backfiles and the rest in
> current files.
> But now we've been asked to provide some examples on short notice, and

> we're scrambling to identify titles and websites where these kinds of
> problems can be seen.
> If you've encountered some of these titles/sites recently and can help

> us identify examples, it would be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you!
> Patty Glasson
> Serials Cataloging Specialist
> Purdue University
> 765-494-2811

Liping Song, MA, MTS, MLIS
Electronic Resources Cataloging and Access Librarian Health Sciences
Library System University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA 15261