Abstract and Cited References for : Roth DL "Chemistry Journals: Cost-effectiveness, seminal titles and exchange rate profiteering " Science & Technology Libraries 22(3-4):59-70, 2002 (2004)
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TITLE : Chemistry Journals: Cost-effectiveness, seminal titles and exchange
rate profiteering (Article, English)
AUTHOR: D.L. Roth
SOURCE: Science & Technology Libraries 22(3-4):59-70, 2002
(published in 2004)
Haworth Press Inc. Binghamton
Author Address: D.L. Roth, 1200 E. Calif. Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91125
The cost-effectiveness of STM journals has been compared within several
subject areas, beginning with Henry Barschall's work with the physics
literature in the late 1980s. A new use-independent cost-effectiveness
metric is proposed and calculated for journals in several chemistry
Publisher and year-of-publication data for seminal journal articles assigned
in a graduate-level organic synthesis class are presented.
The effects of publisher policies in establishing and enforcing differential
subscription prices for European and non-European customers on the rise of
journal subscription costs and also on possible exchange-rate profiteering
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Dana L. Roth
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