The Numismatist is going online. For several years selected articles have appeared online in PDF format. Now entire issues are available. The first two issues are available to all, but in the future they will restrict access to members-only.
Access is through a creepy "drag to turn the page" metaphor.
I don't like the format. It's Shockwave Flash. Visually it's amazing. As a researcher, I'd like the ability to copy paragraphs and paste them into an email or article. I'd like the ability to link directly to an article instead of the whole issue.
ICOM Red Lists-- Far More Transparency Needed - The Art Newspaper has reported on the unveiling of the latest ICOM/US State Department Bureau of Cultural Affairs "Red List," this time for war torn Yeme...
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