Re: The Alkaloids (Michael Borries) Stephen Clark 07 May 1998 16:07 UTC

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Date: Wed, 6 May 1998 20:19:21 EDT
From: Michael Borries <MSBBH@CUNYVM.CUNY.EDU>
Subject: Re: The Alkaloids (Barbara Swetman)

On Tue, 5 May 1998 22:34:30 -0400 Stephen Clark said:
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>Date: Tue, 5 May 1998 16:38:52 -0400
>From: "B.E. Swetman" <bswetman@HAMILTON.EDU>
>Subject: The Alkaloids
>I have just become aware of the title change for The Alkaloids. Chemistry
>and Pharmacology to The Alkaloids. Chemistry and Biology.
>Now that I have looked at the records on OCLC I must admit that I don't
>understand why the various Chemistry and ... parts of the title have been
>treated as section titles. I can't find serial records with other section
>titles under The Alkaloids in OCLC. Why aren't these either part of the
>main title or just other title information? Hasn't this really been the
>same title since 1950?
It does seem to me, from the records I can find on OCLC doing a rather
hasty search, and the records I find in our OPAC, that the title really
hasn't changed.  Of course, I haven't seen the pieces ...

Michael S. Borries
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