Scholarly Journals in the New Digital World

by Gerard Boismenu

Publisher: University of Calgary Press

Written in English
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  • Publishing industry,
  • Scholarly periodicals,
  • Information Technology,
  • Social Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Electronic journals,
  • Scholarly electronic publishing
The Physical Object
Number of Pages161
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Open LibraryOL8568692M
ISBN 101552381277
ISBN 109781552381274

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