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Furthering e-journal access : more perspectives from Scotland

Joint, Nicholas and Kidd, Tony and Nixon, William and Roberts, Michael (1999) Furthering e-journal access : more perspectives from Scotland. Serials, 12 (2). pp. 171-179. ISSN 0953-0460

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Abstract

This article considers changes over the last two years in the electronic journal service provided by Glasgow and Strathclyde University Libraries, following an earlier article in Serials. We discuss differences between browsing for e-journals on the web, and searching for them on the opac, and examine the ways that each library has tried to combine these different access modes. Following a discussion of possible co-operation between the two libraries, we briefly explore the move towards the 'one-stop shop' and the potential contribution of aggregators.