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† Reprinted with permission from D-Lib Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 10, October 2000. (http://www.dlib.org/dlib/october00/montgomery/10montgomery.html) To conform with publication standards this publication has some format differences from the D-Lib article. Also, some notes have been added.
1. Some publishers continue to insist that print journals must be purchased to gain access to the electronic equivalent, i.e., bundling. We have developed strategies to discontinue receiving and storing the print copies.
3. The Drexel Library recently received a $128,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to study these costs and develop models for measurement.