Libraries' new role in electronic scholarly publishing

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Some results from a research survey that considered how university libraries might take active roles in the publishing processes are presented. The five projects selected differ with regard to a range of measures: organizational structure, geographic location, and type of published product. The new technologies of high-performance desktop computing and ubiquitous networking have the potential to transform professional practices and publishing products with the scholarly publishing ecology. These projects display a variety of responses of their common challenges.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)88-89
Number of pages2
JournalCommunications of the ACM
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes

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