@misc{cogprints2353, volume = {4}, number = {7}, month = {November}, title = {Is it Time to Take the Paper Out of Serial Publication? }, author = {David J Solomon}, year = {1999}, journal = {Medical Education Online}, keywords = {electronic publishing, serial pricing crisis, copyright}, url = {http://cogprints.org/2353/}, abstract = {The ramifications of shifting from paper to electronic serial publication are discussed in light of the recent National Institutes of Health (NIH) proposal for a comprehensive electronic archive of peer-reviewed and preprint publications. The paper evaluates six concerns that have been expressed about the conversion to a purely electronic journal system and discusses the economic impact and growing tension among authors, publishers and librarians over scholarly publication} }