Medline etc ...

David Steffen steffen at mbcr.bcm.tmc.edu
Tue Jun 9 15:19:02 EST 1992

Dan Jacobson writes:
>I know that the original request ... was about CDs
>[but] ...  IMHO it seems that direct dial in is a better way to
>access the references than a CD collection for the average scientist -

I couldn't agree more!
(1) Current CD Medline databases are expensive.
(2) CDs are S L O W ! !
(3) At 1 year/CD, that is alot of disc swapping.

I should have made this point in my original post.

David Steffen
Department of Cell Biology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX 77030
Telephone = (713) 798-6655, FAX = (713) 790-0545
Internet = steffen at bcm.tmc.edu

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