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Date of this Version

October 2002


Published in The Serials Librarian, Vol. 43(1) 2002.
Copyright 2002 by The Haworth Press, Inc. Used by permission.


Traditionally, librarians have provided access to journal titles through the library’s catalog. With the introduction of full-text databases, which consist of articles from many different journals, librarians are faced with the challenge of providing access to these titles. This article reports the results of a survey which tried to determine if research libraries were attempting to catalog the titles in aggregated databases and the issues surrounding their decision.