Welcome to the first issue of SAGE Library News for 2010. Thank you for stopping by the SAGE/CQ Press booth at the ALA Midwinter in Boston. We hope you enjoyed the demos we provided on SAGE Reference Online, CQ Press Periodicals, and CQ Press Political Reference Suite. Read below to learn more about new journals transferring to SAGE in 2010, free access to launch journals, and exciting new products coming soon! We are also pleased to announce the 2010 Collection pricing for SAGE Reference Online.
In This Issue
SAGE Research Methods Online (SRMO) is an innovative and exciting new online tool designed to support researchers and students with their selection and understanding of research methods in the social and behavioral sciences.
Quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods researchers and students can quickly identify and understand the exact method that will facilitate the highest quality, methodologically sound research. SRMO contains more than 100,000 pages of SAGE book and reference material on research methods as well as editorially selected material from SAGE journals. More than 500 books will be available online through SRMO, including the complete Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences—the “Little Green Books” series from SAGE.
Features will include the following:
Librarian friendly features include:
Learn more at www.sagepublications.com/srmo.
SAGE is committed to ongoing, incremental enhancements to SAGE Journals Online (SJO), our award-winning online journal content platform. Now, after much consultation with end-users, librarians and our society partners, we are undertaking a major upgrade of the SAGE Journals Online platform to a new environment supported by HighWire's "2.0" technology ("H2O"). All 560+ SAGE journals will be available on SJO's next generation platform by the end of 2010.
Some of the new features and functionality will include the following:
Sign up to stay up-to-date on the latest information about the next generation of SJO at www.sagepublications.com/nextgensjo.
The following journals will be moving to SAGE in 2010. Most of these titles are included in the SAGE Premier 2010 package. If your library will not have access to the Premier 2010 package, you can continue to maintain your access to these important journals by either upgrading now to Premier 2010 or renewing your subscription to these journals via your subscription agent or directly with SAGE.
You’ve come to know SAGE as a leading publisher of peer-reviewed, must-have content in the fields of business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine. We are continuing our tradition of providing high-quality research to libraries by launching titles in new and emerging fields.
In 2010, we are launching the following 13 journals and are offering libraries free online access via an IP-registered trial. This offer includes perpetual access to volume 1 at your library.
Please note that consortia libraries participating in SAGE Premier will receive access to 2010 launch journals (volume 1 through 3) free of charge and do not need to register for this offer.
Register your library for access by filling out this form.
Learn more about each title here.
Social Science Launches
Science, Technology, and Medicine Launches
For more information or additional questions, please contact email@example.com.
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) has partnered with SAGE to publish the Aesthetic Surgery Journal (ASJ) beginning in 2010. A peer-reviewed international journal indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed, ASJ focuses on scientific developments and clinical techniques in aesthetic surgery.
ASJ is an official publication of the 2400-member ASAPS and is the official English-language journal of eleven major international societies of plastic, aesthetic and reconstructive surgery from South America, Central America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. It is also an official journal of The Rhinoplasty Society.
The first SAGE published issue of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal (ISSN: 1090-820X) will begin with Volume 30 in January 2010. Visit www.aestheticsurgeryjournal.com for more information.
Renew now with SAGE or with your preferred subscription agent.
To renew directly with SAGE contact customer service at 1-800-818-7243 (805-499-9774 outside the U.S.) or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAGE will be renumbering journals that have midyear volume changes to coincide with the calendar year. It will not affect your subscriptions. The following journals will be affected:
Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal (ISSN: 1077-727X) has transferred from SAGE to Wiley-Blackwell. Customers who had purchased or subscribed to the backfile content for this journal will receive perpetual access to backfile content through Wiley Blackwell. Customer Service inquiries regarding Family and Consumer Science Research Journal can be directed to Wiley Blackwell at 1-800-835-6770 or email@example.com.
New SAGE Reference Online Collections
Our SAGE Reference Online (SRO) Collections offer volume discounts when you purchase a handbook or encyclopedia Collection over purchasing multiple titles individually. If you prefer, you also have the freedom to purchase all SRO titles individually. View our various Collections below. For more information on Collections or details on individual titles, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download our 2010 Electronic Products catalog to learn about the latest products available from SAGE for libraries and library consortia.
Give your patrons complete, cross-searchable access to more than 100 of our bestselling titles as user-friendly online editions. Not only do our online editions save shelf space and convervation costs, they also feature the following:
Over 100 must-have CQ Press titles are now available online through your favorite ebook vendors. Shop online through your preferred channel:
For more information, contact your representative or CQ Press customer service.
Contact your regional Library/Consortia Sales Manager.
For technical support for SAGE's electronic products, please contact onlinesupportUS@sagepub.com.