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Þórný Hlynsdóttir National and University Library of Iceland. Þóra Gylfadóttir Reykjavik University. ILL/DD in Iceland before and after nationwide access to 8,000 e-journals – the story so far. Nationwide access. Iceland and Icelanders The story – so far Publishers, e-journals and users.

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Þórný Hlynsdóttir

National and University Library of Iceland

Þóra Gylfadóttir

Reykjavik University

ILL/DD in Iceland before and after nationwide access to 8,000 e-journals – the story so far


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Nationwide access

  • Iceland and Icelanders

  • The story – so far

  • Publishers, e-journals and users


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Iceland and Icelanders

  • Facts and figures

    • Country

    • People

    • Economy


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The story of thenationwide access

  • 1996 – The Government's Vision of the Information Society

  • 1997 – The initiative of the Icelandic Special Librarians Association

  • 1998 – Founding of a Database Committee

  • 1999 – Britannica Online. The first database in the world open to a whole nation


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What is anationwide access?

  • Access based on IP-recognition extends to every computer in Iceland served by local ISPs

  • Wherever you are ...

  • Whenever you want ...


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The story of thenationwide access

  • 2000 – Steering Committee and nationwide access to more databases

  • 2001 – Co-ordinator and the web www.hvar.is

  • 2001 – More databases and 8,000 e-journals 2002 – Service Contract with the Ministry of Education

  • 2003 – Year of stabilisation


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The story of thenationwide access

3

  • Why can Icelanders strike nationwide access deals?

    • Island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean

    • Small size of the nation

    • Highly technological


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Distance from New York = 4,161km

Airline ticket to Iceland = USD 630-1,000

Iceland

Less than 300.000 inhabitants

Distance from Stockholm = 2,000 km

Airline ticket to Iceland = UDS 380-800

Distance from Cape Town = 11,468 km

Airline to Iceland = USD 2,500-3,000


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The story of thenationwide access

4

  • E-journal behaviour of a nation

    • The first big e-journal deals in Iceland

    • Getting into the Icelandic market

    • Unique situation

    • Curiosity of the e-publishers



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Statisticsapples and oranges?

2004?

2004?

?


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281,873 articles last academic year



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Thank you for your attention - Þóra

The story goes on - Þórný


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ILL in Iceland 1995 - 2002





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Borrowed articles -academic years


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Filled ILL at NULI Sep 2000 – Aug 2003


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Heavy users of ILL & e-journals


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The future - possibilities

  • Aleph500 – a nationwide library system

  • Linking from Aleph500 to e-journals in nationwide access

  • Possibilities for better ILL/DD service at NULI with a new modern system

  • Journal lists into Aleph500

  • Downloading of MARC21 posts from Literature Online to Aleph500


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The future - threats

  • Publishers afraid of the model?

  • Libraries with limited budgets

  • Automatic, annual price increases


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Conclusions

  • Icelanders are content with the nationwide access

  • Requests for ILL at NUL have not decreased as much as was expected

  • Increased access to more information creates “needs”

  • … and


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Conclusions

  • Icelanders are “e-gluttons”

    • 2001 = 96,989

    • 2002 = 207,673

    • 2003 = 197,035

      • + 4 months still left of the year


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Thank you again!

Questions?


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