Monthly Archives: February 2012

Continuing access to electronic journals through integrating LOCKSS and SFX

I have started to add links to electronic journals archived in our LOCKSS Digital Preservation service to our SFX 3 OpenURL Resolver. There are 9 titles at the time of writing, but more will be added shortly. You can check … Continue reading

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First steps to integrating LOCKSS and SFX

With the February 2012 Monthly Update to SFX and the Daemon 1.53.3 release of LOCKSS it becomes possible to integrate two important services run by the Library: the OpenURL Resolver and the Digital Preservation system. It is an important step … Continue reading

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Electronic Journal Usage statistics and the OpenAthens LA effect.

I am not sure who, now, but someone said that there would be a noticable OpenAthens LA effect. It would make sense that removing some of the obstacles to using electronic resources like databases and electronic journals would increase usage. … Continue reading

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