Multiformat periodicals: A new challenge for the periodicals manager

Linda Meiseles, Emerita Cuesta

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There is evidence today of a trend among periodicals publishers to include non-print supplementary materials with some issues, usually to illustrate or complement a particular article. This article summarizes the results of a survey conducted among academic libraries to determine current management practices as applied to these multiformat periodicals, and makes some recommendations for providing adequate user access and improving bibliographic control.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)19-29
Number of pages11
JournalSerials Librarian
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 4 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Library and Information Sciences


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