- Portal .periodicos. CAPES: the Brazilian national electronic library consortium for science and technology. By Elenara Chaves Edler de Almeida
In the public good: medical information and medical librarians in the Internet era. By Frances K. Groen, McGill University, Montreal - Canada
Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI) in Health Sciences: analysis of a policy initiative of free access - the case of Web site AMEDEO. By Leonardo Fernandes Souto, Bibliotecário de Referência, Biblioteca Central da UNICAMP - Campinas - Brasil
Open Access Publishing: experiences with the online-journal German Medical Science. By Heike Schmidt, German National Library of Medicine (ZB MED), Cologne - Germany
The Impact of Open Access for the Journal of the Medical Library Association. By T. Scott Plutchak, Librarian, University of Alabama at Birmingham - USA
Services for Handheld Computer: First steps towards the Mobile Library. By Oliver Obst, Germany.