Re: Serial change Christopher H. Walker 13 Oct 2008 21:19 UTC

This may amaze you, but I recently had a query from an academic publisher,
asking if he should restart the numbering when he changes a journal's title.
He already knew to request a new ISSN.

Christopher H. Walker
Serials Cataloging Librarian
126 Paterno Library

The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802-1812

On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 09:40 AM, "Skwor, Jeanette" <skworj@UWGB.EDU> wrote:
Oh what a great question (and one I wish more publishers would ask, not
>only about frequency changes, but about title changes also)!
>Jeanette L. Skwor
>Cofrin Library, Serials Dept.
>UW-Green Bay
>2420 Nicolet Drive
>Green Bay, WI 54311
>-----Original Message-----
>From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
>[] On Behalf Of Jason Hoefel
>Sent: Saturday, October 11, 2008 11:37 AM
>Subject: [SERIALST] Serial change
>I had a quick question in regards of a
>> serial changing from a daily status to a weekly status. Is there an
>> institute standard to announce this change that librarians prefer? If a
>> publication is making this change, is there someplace where Serials
>> Librarians would expect to find this type of information other
>> than the usual public announcement and statement within the
>> publication announcing that the change will occur?  Any thoughts
>> regarding this would be appreciated. Thanks
>                                                       Jason