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Re: FW: US News and World Report ceasing print Kathryn Dalius 17 Nov 2010 18:42 UTC

Re: FW: US News and World Report ceasing print Kathryn Dalius 17 Nov 2010 18:42 UTC

We rec'd the following reply from customer Service when I inquired about a
direct subscription:

Thank you for your recent inquiry. U.S. News is remaining in business. It
is, however, discontinuing its monthly print magazine as well as the
monthly digital version of the U.S. News magazine. It will continue to
distribute the U.S. News Weekly digital publication.

They didn't explain HOW to get the

--Kathryn Dalius
kdalius@bucknell.edu

-----Original Message-----
From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
[mailto:SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU] On Behalf Of Amy Wise
Sent: Wednesday, November 17, 2010 1:14 PM
To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
Subject: Re: [SERIALST] FW: US News and World Report ceasing print

Jodi -

We decided to email customer service  usnews@emailcustomerservoce.com
and got very good results by simply letting them know we wanted to
subscribe to the print version.  Hope this helps.

Amy Wise

At 12:32 PM 11/17/2010, you wrote:
>
>
>From: Hilleshiem, Jodi
>Sent: Wednesday, November 17, 2010 11:32 AM
>To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
>Subject: RE: US News and World Report ceasing print
>
>Just curious what people are doing about U.S. News & World
>Report.  The note on our subscription agent's page says to contact
>the publisher to order direct, but all I see is an option for
>individuals to subscribe to the weekly digital edition.  Any idea
>how to subscribe to the special print issues?
>
>Jodi Hilleshiem, MLS
>Assistant Director of Library Services
>Henderson-Wilder Library
>Upper Iowa University
>Fayette, IA  52142
>563-425-5356
>hilleshiemj@uiu.edu
>
>
>
>
>
>From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
>[mailto:SERIALST@list.uvm.edu] On Behalf Of Christopher Baker
>Sent: Monday, November 08, 2010 3:15 PM
>To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
>Subject: [SERIALST] US News and World Report ceasing print
>
><http://mashable.com/2010/11/05/u-s-news-world-report-shutters-print/>htt
p://mashable.com/2010/11/05/u-s-news-world-report-shutters-print/
>
>Just an FYI. We've had titles in the past that we let go completely
>because the digital edition proved inaccessible on a system-wide
>basis, but it's interesting that they'll continue printing special
issues.
>
>Christopher Baker
>Collection Development Librarian
>Gwinnett County Public Library
>cbaker@gwinnettpl.org
>(770) 822-5348
>
>Your favorite books & authors, available 24/7.
><http://digitalbooks.gwinnettpl.org/>Check out GCPL's OverDrive
Collection!
>
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