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List of Serials Indexed for Online Users

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The List of Serials Indexed for Online Users is updated annually. The new version is generally available by February of the edition year in XML format.

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List of Serials Indexed for Online Users, 2014

  • XML format - 31.82 MB (produced in January 2014)
    Instructions for FTP of List of Serials Indexed for Online Users file:
    FTP to NLM's anonymous ftp server: ftp://ftp.nlm.nih.gov/online/journals/
    (login as an anonymous user; use your e-mail address as password).
    Choose the "online" directory.
    Choose the "journals" directory.
    The file name is "lsi2014.xml".
  • DTD NLM Serials DTD (Document Type Definition) for use with the XML data