March 17, 2018


What Does the Right Subscription Agent Look Like for Your Library?

By Michael Rovner Most librarians know life is easier with a subscription agent, but not all of them are aware of how to make the most of that relationship. The majority of academic libraries use an agent in some capacity and there are many ways subscription agents contribute to the information supply chain. Agents increase […]

Online Databases: Are E-Journals Good for Science?

Most of us accept the notion that e-journals, through library subscriptions or open access, are good for science. They save readers time in tracking down articles and help them identify relevant materials from a wide range of journal titles. However, the academic world was buzzing this summer over a study by University of Chicago sociologist […]