Re: Print journal issues - What are you doing with them? John Lucas 26 Sep 2008 21:10 UTC
Hello Cynthia and All. Library Type: Medical Of course there are are always specific exceptions, However: <<1. Keep the print issues for that journal? ?>> YES. If we are NOT guaranteed access to the electronic (ie. Available on our LOCKSS system ; Part of PubMed Central ; JSTOR etc) <<2. If you keep the issues, do you check them it?>> YES. We do check them in. As a state Institution, when audited, we have to show something for having used state funds for the subscriptions. (Check the Serialist Archives for Issue Checkin. Others have explained it more eloquently than I) <<3. If you keep the issues, so you bind them?>> YES to Bind: (In most Cases) Extreme Example. Diabetes Starting with the July 2008 issue, issues will be archived on PubMed Central and be available after a 12 months embargo. 2009 Price: Print + online to 5 IP specific addresses (workstations) = $ 709.00 Site wide access is available (no print issues included) = at $1695 If you are scrambling to save money to buy as much as you can which would you chose? NO to Bind: Examples PNAS Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences This title is free without registration after a 6 months embargo. The title is also availble on PubMed Central. 2009 Print Only price $ 2,095.00 Online Only $ 2,400.00. Difference of $ 305.00. Last year the difference was much greater. Titles are guaranteed accessible on PubMed Central after time period AND there is NO Online only rates. Journal of the Amer. Med. Informatics Ass. (Embargo: 12 m.) PubMed Genes & development Free after 6 m. Tier 3 Genome Research Free after 6 m. Tier 3 American journal of pathology. Free after 6 mo. Just letting off some frustration so my weekend will be a little better. With Best Wishes for a Great Rest of Your Life (in this or any combination of other [and / or] Reincarnation ; Reality ; Universe ; Dimension. John Lucas Serials Librarian University of Mississippi Medical Center 2500 North State St Jackson, MS 39216-4505 (PH) (601) 984-1277 (FAX) ( 601) 984-4569 JLUCAS@ROWLAND.UMSMED.EDU >>> Cynthia Koman <KomanC@MAIL.AMC.EDU> 9/26/2008 3:27:24 PM >>> *Please excuse cross-postings.* Hello, I was wondering if those of you who receive both print and electronic for a journal title: 1. Keep the print issues for that journal? 2. If you keep the issues, do you check them it? 3. If you keep the issues, so you bind them? Any information that can be provided would be helpful. Thanks, Cindy ----------------------------------------- CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email and any attachments may contain confidential information that is protected by law and is for the sole use of the individuals or entities to which it is addressed. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender by replying to this email and destroying all copies of the communication and attachments. Further use, disclosure, copying, distribution of, or reliance upon the contents of this email and attachments is strictly prohibited. To contact Albany Medical Center, or for a copy of our privacy practices, please visit us on the Internet at www.amc.edu. Individuals who have received this information in error or are not authorized to receive it must promptly return or dispose of the information and notify the sender. Those individuals are hereby notified that they are strictly prohibited from reviewing, forwarding, printing, copying, distributing or using this information in any way.