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e-journal access gripes

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Suzanne
07-13-2005
07:36 AM ET (US)
Hi, I'm just wondering if this list is still active?
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Allison TaylorPerson was signed in when posted
06-30-2004
11:32 AM ET (US)
Has anyone actually dealt with the Walter De Gruyter license at https://www.degruyter.de/journals/terms_e.html?

It is basically a "click through" agreement. It is not very good for libraries. Has anyone had success in getting it changed?
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Peter ScottPerson was signed in when posted
05-20-2004
11:21 AM ET (US)
Any thoughts on the Elsevier periodicals listings at:

http://www.journals.elsevierhealth.com/periodicals/home

I notice that some links lead directly to a journal page, whereas others have a javascript popup
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Allison TaylorPerson was signed in when posted
10-08-2003
01:22 PM ET (US)
Does anyone have any suggestions or experiences to share about the Annals of Pharmacotherapy? (http://www.theannals.com)

About once every two months, we completely lose access with them.. it's very frustrating! Any success stories?
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Allison TaylorPerson was signed in when posted
08-19-2003
01:40 PM ET (US)
Please excuse cross posting

For many institutional libraries, particularly hospitals and clinics, security issues have always prohibited the libraries from accessing online journals via IP addresses.

The Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry is pleased to announce the availability of online access by institutional user name and password.

The library administrator will control all user names and passwords. Library patrons will have access to online content but will be unable to access the account maintenance page.

For institutions interested in activating their subscription to the Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry online via institutional user name and password, please contact the Journal business office,
johc@histochemicalsociety.org. We will send you activation instructions and answer any further questions.

Sincerely,

Meg McGough
Marketing and Subscriptions
The Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry
mmcgough@histochemicalsociety.org
206-616-5896


Wow! Progress!

Info from a Liblicense Listserv post.
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Allison TaylorPerson was signed in when posted
08-14-2003
09:33 AM ET (US)
Thanks Shana! From me, and I'm sure most of our Medical school!
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Shana Hinge
08-14-2003
12:39 AM ET (US)
Ive recently discovered that NEJM will be offering site licences in 2004 via HARRASSOWITZ subscription services.

Please see link: http://www.harrassowitz.de/top_news/0306pr07.html
So hopefully user friendly site wide access will be available in the near future. Its about time NEJM!!!

Shana Hinge
Administrative Coordinator/ Subscriptions Manager
Royal Adelaide Hospital/Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science Library PO Box 14 Rundle Mall, ADELAIDE SA 5000, AUSTRALIA
Ph 61 8 8222 3681 Fax 618 8 8222 3152
www.imvs.sa.gov.au/library

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Allison TaylorPerson was signed in when posted
08-13-2003
04:41 PM ET (US)
/m10

NEJM just decided to cut off our institutions username and password access in anticipation of our Aug 31 subscription term ending. We had one of our six subscriptions with Divine and that was the active account, so they shut it down, and now we have no access.

5 workstations per subscription for a school that has way more than 500 workstations (not counting remote users!) is just not acceptable. They need to come up with a better access model, and soon. I think we'd even consider paying for e-access only instead of using the print journal, if they'd just make it an option!

Plus, we've just switched our IP scheme to proxy only, and NEJM does not accept Proxy servers!
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Peter ScottPerson was signed in when posted
07-02-2003
09:52 AM ET (US)
The debate about the changes to Springer's URLs is taking place on LIS-E-JOURNALS at:

http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/wa.exe?A...07&L=lis-e-journals
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