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SAGE Journals Available Via Mobile Devices
SAGE announced that its entire online journal collection is now available in a mobile-optimized format with the help of HighWire Press’ Mobile Web Interface. Visitors to one of the more than 640 SAGE journal sites using their iPhones, Androids, or other smartphones are automatically redirected to the mobile version. Subscribers can now view content in a format designed specifically for the small screen size and functionality of their mobile devices.
Each of SAGE’s mobile journal sites feature the full-text content of the current issue (with user authentication), OnlineFirst articles, archives, and tables of contents, in addition to providing simplified search, personalization, and article share options. The mobile sites maintain the look and feel of the full web versions for consistency. Mobile-optimized sites will be created for every new SAGE journal launched in the future.
SAGE is an international publisher of journals, books, and electronic media for academic, educational, and professional markets. Since 1965, SAGE has helped inform and educate a global community of scholars, practitioners, researchers, and students spanning a range of subject areas. An independent company, SAGE has principal offices in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, and Washington DC.
A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire partners with influential societies, university presses, and other independent publishers, sharing ideas and innovations in publishing, and producing definitive online versions of peer-reviewed journals, books, reference works, and other scholarly content. The underlying infrastructure of HighWire’s electronic publishing platform is web-services-oriented, flexible, and permeable, allowing publishers to easily layer new software and services to their sites that will meet the ever-changing needs of today’s online and mobile readers.
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