Librarian Newsletter for November 2004

New Online Journal Delivery Platform Free Access Reminder:
To celebrate the launch of SAGE Journals Online we are continuing to offer free access to all our online journals for all our institutional customers until 5th January 2005. If your library subscribes to at least one SAGE journal, you will receive free access to all our online journals! Simply go to SAGE Journals Online to activate and set up your IP details to ensure site-wide access.

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Journal Product Announcements for 2005
New at SAGE in 2005
American Journal of Evaluation (ISSN: 1098-2140)
Aramaic Studies (ISSN: 1477-8351)
Armed Forces and Society (ISSN: 0095-327X)
British Journal of Visual Impairment (ISSN: 0264-6196)
The Chesterton Review (ISSN: 0317-0500)
Communio: International Catholic Review (ISSN: 0094-2065)
Criminal Justice Review (ISSN: 0734-0168)
Currents in Biblical Research (ISSN: 0966-7377)
The Diabetes Educator (ISSN: 0145-7217)
Ecclesiology (ISSN: 1744-1366)
Expository Times (ISSN: 0014-5246)
Feminist Theology (ISSN: 0966-7350)
IFLA Journal (ISSN: 0340-0352)
The Innes Review (ISSN: 0020-157X)
International Criminal Justice Review (ISSN: 1057-5677)
International Journal of Comparative Sociology (ISSN: 0020-7152)
Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus (ISSN: 1476-8690)
Journal for the Study of the New Testament (ISSN: 0142-064X)
Journal for the Study of the Old Testament (ISSN: 0309-0892)
Journal for the Study of the Pseudepigrapha (ISSN: 0951-8207)
Journal of Anglican Studies (ISSN: 1740-3553)
Journal of Asian and African Studies (ISSN: 0021-9096)
Journal of Developing Societies (ISSN: 0169-796X)
Journal of Management (ISSN: 0149-2063)
Journal of Moral Philosophy (ISSN: 1740-4681)
Journal of Pentecostal Theology (ISSN: 0966-7369)

Journal of Research in Nursing (formerly
Nursing Times Research)

(ISSN: 1744-9871)
Journal of Vacation Marketing (ISSN: 1356-7667)
RELC Journal (ISSN: 0033-6882)
Studies in Christian Ethics (ISSN: 0953-9468)
Theology and Sexuality (ISSN: 1355-8358)

New Journal Launches in 2005
Crime, Media, Culture (ISSN: 1741-6590)
Global Media and Communication (ISSN: 1742-7665)
Leadership (ISSN: 1742-7150)
International Journal of Rural Management (ISSN: 0973-0052)
Management and Organizational History (ISSN: 1744-9359)

Increase in Publication Frequency in 2005
American Journal of Sports Medicine (now 12 times a year) (ISSN: 0363-5465)
Autism (now 5 times a year) (ISSN: 1362-3613)
Dementia (now 4 times a year) (ISSN: 1471-3012 )
Discourse Studies (now 6 times a year) (ISSN: 1461-4456)
International Social Work (now 6 times a year) (ISSN: 0020-8728)
Journal of Aging and Health (now 6 times a year) (ISSN: 0898-2643)
Journal of Applied Gerontology (now 5 times a year) (ISSN: 0733-4648)
Journal of Psychopharmacology (now 6 times a year) (ISSN: 0269-8811)
Medical Care Research and Review (now 6 times a year) (ISSN: 1077-5587)
Organization Studies (now 12 times a year) (ISSN: 0170-8406)
Qualitative Research (now 4 times a year) (ISSN: 1468-7941)
School Psychology International (now 5 times a year) (ISSN: 0143-0343)
Sexualities (now 5 times a year) (ISSN: 1363-4607)

Increase in Pages per Volume in 2005
Anthropological Theory (ISSN: 1463-4996)
Business Information Review (ISSN: 0266-3821)
Critique of Anthropology (ISSN: 0308-275X)
International Political Science Review (ISSN: 0192-5121)
Journal of Biomolecular Screening (ISSN: 1087-0571)
The Journal of Commonwealth Literature (ISSN: 0021-9894)
Journal of Contemporary History (ISSN: 0022-0094)
Journal of Health Psychology (ISSN: 1359-1053)
Media, Culture & Society (ISSN: 0163-4437)
Organization (ISSN: 1350-5084)
Security Dialogue (ISSN: 0967-0106)
Transcultural Psychiatry (ISSN: 1363-4615)
Young (ISSN: 1103-3088)

Title Changes
Journal of Learning Disabilities now Journal of Intellectual Disabilities
Nursing Times Research now Journal of Research in Nursing

Download our 2005 Journal Price List

New Encyclopedias from the Award-Winning SAGE Reference

Encyclopedia of Social Theory
Two-Volume Set
Edited by George Ritzer, University of Maryland

Encyclopedia of Public Relations
Two-Volume Set
Edited by Robert Heath, University of Houston

Encyclopedia of Evaluation
Edited by Sandra Mathison, University of British Columbia

Encyclopedia of Applied Developmental Science
Two-Volume Set
Edited by Celia Fisher, Fordham University and Richard Lerner, Tufts University

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