OmniFile: Publishers

Each database seems to have it’s own way of presenting information on publishers. Here’s how OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson) does it:

  • First up, click Publications:

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  • Second, work in the Browse box
  • Type Mathematics
  • Check the By Subject & Description radio button.

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  • Third, look at your results
  • Check the coverage and embargo periods
  • Use Find a Journal to identify other databases that might offer better coverage.

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  • For old timers OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson) used to be called WilsonSelect Plus (WSP).

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