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[SPAM?:####] Version 74, Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography Charles W. Bailey, Jr. 06 Jan 2009 15:13 UTC

Version 74 of the Scholarly Electronic Publishing
Bibliography is now available from Digital Scholarship.
This selective bibliography presents over 3,350 articles,
books, and other printed and electronic sources that are
useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing
efforts on the Internet.  Where possible, links are provided
to works that are freely available on the Internet,
including e-prints in disciplinary archives and
institutional repositories.

For a discussion of the numerous changes in my digital
publications since my resignation from the University of
Houston Libraries (, see:

Changes in This Version

The bibliography has the following sections (revised
sections are marked with an asterisk):

Table of Contents

1 Economic Issues*
2 Electronic Books and Texts
     2.1 Case Studies and History*
     2.2 General Works*
     2.3 Library Issues*
3  Electronic Serials
     3.1 Case Studies and History*
     3.2 Critiques
     3.3 Electronic Distribution of Printed Journals*
     3.4 General Works*
     3.5 Library Issues*
     3.6 Research*
4 General Works*
5 Legal Issues
     5.1 Intellectual Property Rights*
     5.2 License Agreements*
6  Library Issues
     6.1 Cataloging, Identifiers, Linking, and Metadata*
     6.2 Digital Libraries*
     6.3 General Works*
     6.4 Information Integrity and Preservation*
7 New Publishing Models*
8 Publisher Issues*
     8.1 Digital Rights Management*
9 Repositories, E-Prints, and OAI*
Appendix A. Related Bibliographies*
Appendix B. About the Author*
Appendix C. SEPB Use Statistics

Scholarly Electronic Publishing Resources includes
the following sections:

Cataloging, Identifiers, Linking, and Metadata*
Digital Libraries*
Electronic Books and Texts*
Electronic Serials*
General Electronic Publishing*
Repositories, E-Prints, and OAI*
SGML and Related Standards

Further Information about SEPB

The XHTML version of SEPB is designed for interactive use.
Each major section is a separate file.  There are links
to sources that are freely available on the Internet.
It can be searched using a Google Search Engine.  Whether
the search results are current depends on Google's
indexing frequency.

In addition to the bibliography, the XHTML document

(1) Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog (monthly list of
new resources; also available by e-mail--see second
URL--and RSS Feed--see third URL)

(2) Scholarly Electronic Publishing Resources (directory
of over 330 related Web sites)

(3) Archive (prior versions of the bibliography)

Annual PDF Editions

The 2006 and 2007 annual editions of the Scholarly Electronic
Publishing Bibliography (PDF files designed for printing)
are also available.

Related Article

An article about the bibliography has been published
in The Journal of Electronic Publishing:

Other Digital Scholarship Publications

The following Digital Scholarship publications may also be
of interest:

(1) Author's Rights, Tout de Suite

(2) DigitalKoans (Weblog about digital copyright, digital
curation, digital repositories, open access, scholarly
communication, and other digital information issues)

(3) Electronic Theses and Dissertations Bibliography

(4) Google Book Search Bibliography

(5) Institutional Repositories, Tout de Suite

(6) Open Access Bibliography: Liberating Scholarly
Literature with E-Prints and Open Access Journals


Best Regards,

Charles W. Bailey, Jr.
Publisher, Digital Scholarship

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