Jun 242009

The serials’ holdings of two new libraries have been added to SUNCAT, bringing the total number of contributing libraries to 70, plus the CONSER database, the ISSN register and the Directory of Open Access Journals.

Stirling University Library is the eighth Scottish higher education library to be added to SUNCAT, joining Aberdeen University, Dundee University, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh University, Glasgow University and St. Andrews University. Stirling University is currently contributing around 36,000 serial records.

The National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) Library joins three other medical libraries on SUNCAT, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, the Royal College of Nursing and the Royal Society of Medicine. The NIMR serials collection covers subjects such as neuroscience, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry and biophysics, structural biology, developmental biology, immunology, parasitology, virology and microbiology. Initially NIMR is contributing around 3,000 serial records.

For a full list of the 70 libraries contributing to SUNCAT, please go to http://www.suncat.ac.uk/description/contributing_libraries.html

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