Contents for free

June 23, 2000

Universities and colleges will have free access to the British Library's Electronic Table of Contents from September, saving individual institutions more than Pounds 1,000 per year.

Etoc lists the titles of about 15 million article and conference records. Researchers can search the contents pages of current journals and conference proceedings. Funded by the Joint Information Systems Committee of the UK Higher Education Funding Councils, the initiative is part of JISC's wider plan to create a national, quality assured, information resource online.

Lynne Brindley, the British Library's chief executive, said: "Researchers can now identify the materials they need and order them without leaving their desks, thus improving research competitiveness for UK plc."

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Sponsored

Featured jobs