Serial killers: Academic libraries respond to soaring costs

McCarthy, Paul
June 1994
Library Journal;6/15/1994, Vol. 119 Issue 11, p41
Trade Publication
Focuses on soaring journal prices and states that they are forcing many university libraries to conduct wholesale cancellation of journals. Example of 200 journal cancellations at Berkeley Biosciences Library; Average science journal price; Reasons for the price increases; Effect on students; Coordinated cancelling; Electronic journals; Comments by librarians.


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