We do not subscribe to JCR at MIMAS, but take the paper/fiche
version instead. I'm interested to know whether sites that do
subscribe have found the JCR online to have much value over and
above the paper version.
Are your users making use of its full capabilities, or do they just
want to look up an impact factor for a journal every now and again?
It seems to me that even with the paper/fiche version most of what
we purchase is never used. It would be nice if ISI also sold a cut-
down (and cut-price) version that just included the latest impact
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