November 2004; 30(4)


Who will pay for open ac cess? Hervé Maisonneuve


New models for publishing and academic initiatives from a librarian’s point of view. Ingegerd Rabow


What kind of editorials do we want? Marie-Louise Desbarats-Schönbaum

A new mechanism for peer review. Stefano Mizzaro

From the literature

Use of author-nominated re viewers: an informal survey. Liz Wager

Reports of meetings

The essential editor — bridging the in-house–free lance divide: SfEP conference. Christina Thomas

Access now and into the future: 47th annual meeting of CSE. Ann Conti Morcos

EASE-Forum digest

July–September 2004 Elise Langdon-Neuner (compiler)

Book reviews

The Cambridge guide to English usage (reviewed by John Kirkman)

Fiona Godlee, Tom Jefferson (eds): Peer re view in health sciences, 2nd ed. (reviewed by Anthony Mil ton)

Peter Griffiths: Man aging your internet and intranet ser vices: the in formation professional’s guide to strategy, 2nd ed. (reviewed by Hervé Maisonneuve)

Sally Bigwood, Melissa Spore: Presenting numbers, tables, and charts (reviewed by Moira A Vekony)

News from the Programme Committee

3rd report. AJ (Tom) van Loon

Regular features

The Editors’ WebWatch. Stephen Gamble, Moira Vekony

News Notes. Margaret Cooter

Forthcoming meetings, courses and BELS examinations

The Editor’s Book shelf. Jane Moody

Membership list additions and changes