The Future Librarian
Follow
Find tag "journals"
20.3K views | +0 today
The Future Librarian
Anything and everything about new trends in librarianship and learning through libraries.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

Website for new open-access journal, eLife, introduced today

Website for new open-access journal, eLife, introduced today | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it
eLife, the open-access journal for outstanding advances in life science and biomedicine, reveals a fresh approach to presenting and using scientific content on its...

The new site also offers a chance to explore how eLife is taking advantage of digital media. Presentation of content is clean and distraction-free, allowing authors to present the results of their research in full, and inviting readers to delve deeply into the work by exploring figures and their supplements, watching videos, reading editor decision letters and author responses, downloading data sets, viewing article-level metrics, and more.

The eLife journal is now online at http://elife.elifesciences.org.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

List of Open Access History Journals

List of Open Access History Journals | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it
A list of open access history journals (i.e. history journals with free articles). The list may include some journals which are partially open access (with most articles being available for free).

 

Listed here are websites to 220 history journals from all over the world, with short description provided for each title: http://l-lists.com/en/lists/tyw5fh.html

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

Collaborative Librarianship

Collaborative Librarianship | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it

This journal is dedicated to the topic of cooperative librarianship, or to any aspect of resource sharing or coordinated library services.  At its center, Collaborative Librarianship (CL) consists of scholarly, peer-reviewed articles covering a wide variety of topics related to collaboration among libraries of any type or related to collaboration between libraries and other agencies and organizations. CL articles approach these topics in a variety of ways, including historically, quantitatively, qualitatively, analytically, theoretically, philosophically, or practically.

 

Features of Collaborative Librarianship include:

Open Access/Online Availability Peer Reviewed Scholarly Articles Better/Best practices Engagement of a Wide Scope of Issues library-to-library cooperation sharing resources and expertise library-to-business partnerships local, regional, national and international collaboration professional, consortium and association partnerships history of library collaboration

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

We encourage research librarians to list this journal among their library's electronic journal holdings.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

Journal of eScience Librarianship is Launched

Journal of eScience Librarianship is Launched | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it

 The Journal of eScience Librarianship is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that advances the theory and practice of librarianship with a special focus on services related to data-driven research in the physical, biological, and medical sciences. The inaugural issue (http://escholarship.umassmed.edu/jeslib/) has just been launched by the Lamar Soutter Library at UMASS Medical School. This unique online journal provides an in-depth forum that will help librarians further define the field of e-Science librarianship and share research findings and ideas.

 

The journal features original research papers, case studies, editorials, and reviews, and an annual issue that features proceedings from the University of Massachusetts and New England Librarian e-Science Symposium.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

List of Open Access Physics Journals

List of Open Access Physics Journals | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it
A list of open access physics journals (i.e. physics journals with free articles), including journals specialising in astronomy, acoustics, electricity, nuclear physics, optics and light, and thermal physics.

 

This is the latest list in the List of Lists (http://l-lists.com/en/lists.php).

 

View more lists of websites under different categories, such as: computer science, mathematics, Business, Economics, and Statistics.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

Practical Academic Librarianship: The International Journal of the SLA Academic Division

Practical Academic Librarianship: The International Journal of the SLA Academic Division | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it
Practical Academic Librarianship: The International Journal of the SLA Academic Division is a peer-reviewed journal for all academic librarians and informational professionals serving academic departments or affiliated institutions including centers,...

 

Available for download are articles appearing in the latest issue, vol. 2, no. 1 (2012).

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe Angela M. Verzosa
Scoop.it!

JSTOR Launches Register and Read

JSTOR Launches Register and Read | The Future Librarian | Scoop.it

JSTOR initiative gives free (though limited) journal access to non-institutional users through its new Register and Read experimental program. Still in beta testing, Register and Read is one of several initiatives designed to extend JSTOR access to those not affiliated with participating institutions. The program is free to use, though PDF versions of some articles are also available for purchase.  Content available through the program includes 75 publications from 40 publishers so far, and more titles will be added in future.  Included in the beta phase are American Anthropologist, the American Historical Review, Ecology, Modern Language Review, PMLA, College English, the Journal of Geology, the Journal of Political Economy, Film Quarterly, Representations, and the American Journal of Psychology.

 

To know more about the Register and Read, go to: http://about.jstor.org/rr

more...
No comment yet.