A couple of new commercial start-ups in medical/scientific full-text research assistance services, offering to outsource some of the heavy-lifting for librarians — Pubget and the rather clunkily-named Mighty Linkout Machine. Amazingly, given the seemingly enormous resources poured into science journals and elite universities, these services are said to be needed because scientists and doctors are…

“frustrated by the challenge of getting full-text PDF access to science journal articles — even while working inside well-endowed institutions like Harvard and Oxford”

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