Pres 3. Publishing An e-Journal What Are They?.
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Based on “Defining and Certifying Electronic Publication in Science” at <http://www.stm-assoc.org/intconta/aaas/recommend.htm>
Added to continually
Content may be fixed
No notion of issues, volume, etc.
Can be professional, social, etc.
Issues of “Quality”:
Have a “publication date”
Have (an external?) publisher
Peer reviewed /
Editor / editorial board
Can be professional, social, etc
Professional (academic / scholarly) online publications will have notions of fixed content / permanent record
Publicity / promotion
"A publication, in any medium, issued in successive parts, usually having numerical or chronological designations and intended to be continued with no predetermined end."