Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog Archive
(November 2008)

November 5, 2008

Next Weblog update on 12/3/08.

Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 35, no. 1 (2008): Includes "Best Practice and Standardization Initiatives for Managing Electronic Resources" and other articles.

Crawford, Walt. Cites & Insights: Crawford at Large 8, no. 11 (2008): Includes "Library Access to Scholarship: OA Controversies" and other articles.

EDUCAUSE Review 43, no. 5 (2008): Includes "Curating Scientific Web Services and Workflows" and other articles.

EDUCAUSE Review 43, no. 6 (2008): Includes "The Institutional Challenges of Cyberinfrastructure and E-Research"; "Publishing Services: An Emerging Role for Research Libraries"; "Repositories, Cyberinfrastructure, and the Humanities"; "Supporting the 'Scholarship' in E-Scholarship"; and other articles.

First Monday 13, no. 10 (2008): Includes "Mass Book Digitization: The Deeper Story of Google Books and the Open Content Alliance" and other articles.

Greco, Albert N., and Robert Michael Wharton. "Should University Presses Adopt an Open Access [Electronic Publishing] Business Model for All of Their Scholarly Books?." ELPUB, 2008.

The Journal of Academic Librarianship 34, no. 5 (2008): Includes "Organizing for Digitization at Oregon State University: A Case Study and Comparison with ARL Libraries," "A Survey of Attitudes about Digital Repositories among Faculty at Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge," and other articles.

Journal of Library Administration 47, no. 1/2 (2007): Includes "All Hype or Real Change: Has the Digital Revolution Changed Scholarly Communication?," "Google Book Search Libraries and Their Digital Copies," "The Million Book Project in Relation to Google," and other articles.

Journal of Library Administration 48, no. 1 (2008): Includes "Assessing the Value and Impact of Digital Content"; "A Question of Access-Evolving Policies and Practices"; "Responding to the Preservation Challenge: Portico, an Electronic Archiving Service"; "A World Infinite and Accessible: Digital Ubiquity, the Adaptable Library, and the End of Information"; and other articles.

Journal of Library Administration 48, no. 2 (2008): Includes "Attitudes and Behaviors in the Field of Economics: Anomaly or Leading Indicator," "From Advocacy to Implementation: The NIH Public Access Policy and Its Impact," "Partners in Knowledge Creation: An Expanded Role for Research Libraries in the Digital Future," and other articles.

Journal of the Medical Library Association 96, no. 4 (2008): Includes "Citation Patterns of Online and Print Journals in the Digital Age" and other articles.

Journal of Scholarly Publishing 40, no. 1 (2008): Includes "On the Author's Addendum," "University of Michigan Press: The Future of Scholarly Communication: On the Other Side of the Digital Tipping Point," and other articles.

Library Hi Tech 26, no. 4 (2008): Includes "Digital Rights Description as Part of Digital Rights Management: A Challenge for Libraries" and other articles.

Library Review 57, no. 9 (2008): Includes "Scientometric Analysis of a Sample of Physics-Related Research Output Held in the Institutional Repository Strathprints (2000-2005)" and other articles.

Library Trends 57, no. 1 (2008): Includes "A Book Publisher's Manifesto for the Twenty-First Century: How Traditional Publishers Can Position Themselves in the Changing Media Flows of a Networked Era"; "Cultural Tenacity within Libraries and Publishers"; "Digital Text Collections, Linguistic Research Data, and Mashups: Notes on the Legal Situation"; "The End of the Gutenberg Era"; "A Mass Digitization Primer"; and other articles.

OCLC Systems & Services: International Digital Library Perspectives 24, no. 4 (2008): Includes "The African Elephant: A Digital Collection of Anatomical Sketches as Part of the University of Pretoria's Institutional Repository—A Case Study," "Those Who Don't Look Don't Find: Disciplinary Considerations in Repository Advocacy," "Smack Down: Copyright Cases Head to Court (Part 1)," and other articles.

Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems 42, no. 4 (2008): Includes "Access to Scholarly Communication in Higher Education in India: Trends in Usage Statistics via INFLIBNET," "Selective Archiving of Web Resources: A Study of Processing Costs," and other articles.

ScieCom Info 4, no. 2 (2008): Includes "Telling a Different Story in Open Access Journals?," "University of Helsinki Opens Its Research Vaults: A Few Words on Open Access and the New Research Environment in Finland," and other articles.

Suber, Peter. SPARC Open Access Newsletter, no. 127 (2008): Includes "An Open Letter to the Next President of the United States" and other articles.