The status of publishing AGU journals electronically



Publishing journals electronically is an important part of the future of academic publications. Virtually all publishers are aggressively moving in that direction, with many already providing electronic versions of their journals. AGU has set a deadline of July 1, 2000 for making electronic versions of all of its journals available to subscribers; however, this transition is complicated. The Publications Committee has spent a long time considering the issues and we are writing this to describe the status of electronic publishing at AGU to the scientific community