Short-Term Loan, Long-Term | Reference 2015

Not for the first time, librarians and publishers are confronting what can feel like an impasse. The system of short-term loan (STL) of e-monographs, which was conceived as a form of digital interlibrary loan (ILL), is seen by many libraries as the only way they can afford to provide such materials and by many publishers as the beginning of the end of their business.

Database News: Updates, New Products, New Subscription Plans

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Fall is a big season in publishing, and database producers have gotten in on the act, recently announcing new products, revamps, and, in the case of JSTOR, a new way for researchers to gain access. For more news on the database front, watch for our annual reference supplement, coming your way with the November 1 […]

University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) Adds University of Chicago Press to Its Lineup

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Oxford University Press (OUP) just announced they’ll be partnering with the University of Chicago Press to launch Chicago Scholarship Online, the latest addition to Oxford’s University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO, reviewed in LJ 11/1/2011). By my figuring, that will bring the UPSO partner press count up to eleven (check here for the list), and adds […]

Reference News: A Science Superhero, Ref Publishers vs. Georgia State U., Vendor News, & More

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Reference News: A Science Superhero, Ref Publishers vs. Georgia State U., Vendor News, & More

Reaching the Wikipedia Generation: Reference Roundtable Tackles Trends and Thorny Issues

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Reaching the Wikipedia Generation: Reference Roundtable Tackles Trends and Thorny Issues

eReviews: Biography | April 15, 2012

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eReviews: Biography | April 15, 2012

Try Oxford Biblical Studies Online here for free

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Try Oxford Biblical Studies Online here for free

Discovering Scholarship: A Free Web Event

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Discovering Scholarship: A Free Web Event

University Press Scholarship Online | eReviews

University Press Scholarship Online | eReviews

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