December 2003 Monthly Report

MEMORANDUM

To: Tom Scott

From: Karen Cassel, Manager, Serials and Electronic Acquisitions

Re: Monthly report: December 2003

Date: January 5, 2004

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1.Electronic Resources.

New additions:

-PubMedCentral, 80 titles; some have embargoes

-started adding Elsevier back files additional old titles and updated holdings

-A-C completed

Changes:

-switched Microlog to the online version

2. Cancellations. We cancelled the Cambridge University print titles because we will have online access in 2004. There were 108 subscriptions, 90 titles, and a savings of $38,741.81 cdn.

3. New fund. A new fund, SCRELPER, for Religious Studies was created in Yorkline. Titles funded to SCPHLPER were reviewed and 80 of them were reassigned to SCRELPER. Kardex will be updated when title permits, and our vendors will also need to be informed.