Electronic Library for Scientific Journals: Consortium Project in Brazil

Rosaly Favero Krzyzanowski, Rosane Taruhn


Making information available for the acquisition and transmission of human knowledge is the focal point of this paper, which describes the creation of a consortium for the university and research institute libraries in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Through sharing and cooperation, the project will facilitate information access and minimize acquisition costs of international scientific periodicals, consequently increasing user satisfaction. To underscore the advantages of this procedure, the objectives, management, and implementation stages of the project are detailed, as submitted to the Research Support Foundation of the State of Sao Paulo (FAPESP).

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ital.v19i2.10079


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