Subject: Alcohol and Alcoholism
Date: Sat, 18 Dec 1999 19:09:52 -0500 (EST)
Alcohol and Alcoholism
Oxford University Press and the Medical Council on Alcoholism are pleased
to announce that the full text of the journal Alcohol and Alcoholism is
now available online at
Many readers in Europe and Asia may find faster access at the URL:
(Link inactive 14 September 2004)
Alcohol and Alcoholism publishes papers on biomedical, psychological and
sociological aspects of alcoholism and alcohol research, provided that
they make a new and significant contribution to knowledge in the field.
Papers include new results obtained experimentally, descriptions of new
experimental (including clinical) methods of importance to the field of
alcohol research and treatment, or new interpretations of existing
results. Theoretical contributions are considered equally with papers
dealing with experimental work provided that such theoretical contribution
are not of a largely speculative or philosophical nature.
Alcohol and Alcoholism online contains the full content of each issue of
the journal, including all figures and tables. In addition, the full text
is searchable by keyword, and the cited references include hyperlinks to
Medline and to the online full text of many other frequently-cited
Alcohol and Alcoholsim is published 6 times yearly; online full-text
content begins with the September 1998 issue, and will expand with each
issue. Abstract files are online beginning with the January 1992 issue.
The current online issue is September 1999.
Each issue will be placed online approximately on the date it is mailed to
subscribers; therefore the online site will be available prior to receipt
of your paper copy. The next issue is scheduled to be published December
Online readers may want to sign up for the "eTOCs" service, which will
deliver each issue's new table of contents via email.
The Web site also provides access to information about the journal (such
as Instructions to Authors, the Editorial Board, and subscription
information and ordering), as well as access to other services.
Individuals and institutions must have a print subscription to the journal
to gain access to the online version full text. Browsing of tables of
contents and abstracts, and searching full text content are free to all on
The site is being produced in conjunction with Stanford University's
HighWire Press, which also works with other medical/research journals,
such as these frequently-cited journals: the British Medical Journal,
American Journal of Psychiatry, Clinical Chemistry, Hepatology, Science
and the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
A list of online journals supported by HighWire Press with links to the
journal sites is available at
A list of journals available from Oxford University Press is at:
(Please forward this information to your colleagues who may be interested
in the topics of Alcohol and Alcoholism.)
Martin Richardson, Journals Director,
Oxford University Press
John Sack, Director,
HighWire Press, Stanford University
Vance E. Bell, Jr.
P.O. Box 31907
Philadelphia, PA 19104-1907 USA