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       [1] From: ubiquity <ubiquity@HQ.ACM.ORG> (10)
             Subject: Ubiquity 5.11

       [2] From: Marian Dworaczek <Marian.Dworaczek@USASK.CA> (25)
             Subject: Subject Index to Literature on Electronic Sources of

       [3] From: "Charles W. Bailey, Jr." <cbailey@UH.EDU> (81)
             Subject: Version 53, Scholarly Electronic Publishing

             Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 07:05:53 +0100
             From: ubiquity <ubiquity@HQ.ACM.ORG>
             Subject: Ubiquity 5.11

    This Week in Ubiquity:

    Volume 5, Issue 11
    (May 12 - May 18, 2004)


    Why Open Source Works

    Author Steven Weber looks beyond the hype on Open Source. More than a
    self-governing utopia, it's a practical, sustainable way of organizing and
    innovating. Its methods may soon be applied successfully in other sectors.
    Plus, a "crazy" idea for Microsoft.


             Date: Fri, 14 May 2004 07:20:32 +0100
             From: Marian Dworaczek <Marian.Dworaczek@USASK.CA>
             Subject: Subject Index to Literature on Electronic Sources of

    The May 1, 2004 edition of the "Subject Index to Literature on Electronic
    Sources of Information" is available at:


    The page-specific "Subject Index to Literature on Electronic Sources of
    Information" and the accompanying "Electronic Sources of Information: A
    Bibliography" (listing all indexed items) deal with all aspects of
    electronic publishing and include print and non-print materials,
    periodical articles, monographs and individual chapters in collected
    works. This edition includes 1,614 indexed titles. Both the Index and the
    Bibliography are continuously updated.

    Introduction, which includes sample search and instructions how to use the
    Subject Index and the Bibliography, is located at:


    This message has been posted to several mailing lists. Please excuse
    any duplication.

    *Marian Dworaczek
    *Assistant Head, Technical Services Division
    *University of Saskatchewan Library
    *E-mail: <mailto:marian.dworaczek@usask.ca>marian.dworaczek@usask.ca
    *Phone: (306) 966-6016
    *Fax: (306) 966-5919
    *Home Page:

             Date: Fri, 14 May 2004 07:19:53 +0100
             From: "Charles W. Bailey, Jr." <cbailey@UH.EDU>
             Subject: Version 53, Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography

    Version 53 of the Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography
    is now available. This selective bibliography presents over
    2,100 articles, books, and other printed and electronic sources
    that are useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing
    efforts on the Internet.

           HTML: http://info.lib.uh.edu/sepb/sepb.html

           Acrobat: http://info.lib.uh.edu/sepb/sepb.pdf

    The HTML document is designed for interactive use. Each
    major section is a separate file. There are links to sources
    that are freely available on the Internet. It can be can be
    searched using Boolean operators.

    The HTML document includes three sections not found in
    the Acrobat file:

    (1) Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog (biweekly list of
    new resources; also available by mailing list--see second


    (2) Scholarly Electronic Publishing Resources (directory of
    over 270 related Web sites)


    (3) Archive (prior versions of the bibliography)


    The Acrobat file is designed for printing. The printed
    bibliography is over 170 pages long. The Acrobat file is
    over 470 KB.

    The bibliography has the following sections (revised sections are
    marked with an asterisk):

    Table of Contents

    1 Economic Issues*
    2 Electronic Books and Texts
           2.1 Case Studies and History*
           2.2 General Works
           2.3 Library Issues
    3 Electronic Serials
           3.1 Case Studies and History*
           3.2 Critiques
           3.3 Electronic Distribution of Printed Journals
           3.4 General Works*
           3.5 Library Issues*
           3.6 Research*
    4 General Works*
    5 Legal Issues
           5.1 Intellectual Property Rights*
           5.2 License Agreements*
           5.3 Other Legal Issues
    6 Library Issues
           6.1 Cataloging, Identifiers, Linking, and Metadata*
           6.2 Digital Libraries*
           6.3 General Works
           6.4 Information Integrity and Preservation*
    7 New Publishing Models*
    8 Publisher Issues
           8.1 Digital Rights Management
    9 Repositories, E-Prints, and OAI*
    Appendix A. Related Bibliographies
    Appendix B. About the Author

    Scholarly Electronic Publishing Resources includes
    the following sections:

    Cataloging, Identifiers, Linking, and Metadata
    Digital Libraries*
    Electronic Books and Texts
    Electronic Serials
    General Electronic Publishing*
    Repositories, E-Prints, and OAI*
    SGML and Related Standards

    An article about the bibliography has been published
    in The Journal of Electronic Publishing:


    Best Regards,

    Charles W. Bailey, Jr., Assistant Dean for Digital Library
    Planning and Development, University of Houston,
    Library Administration, 114 University Libraries,
    Houston, TX 77204-2000. E-mail: cbailey@uh.edu.
    Voice: (713) 743-9804. Fax: (713) 743-9811.

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