Top eJournals & eBooks in 2012

May 1, 2013 at 10:42 am

Welcome back to our annual look at which eJournals and eBooks were the most highly accessed in 2012. Just to refresh your memory,  these were the top eJournals in 2011:

1. New England Journal of Medicine 166,729
2. Circulation 51,535
3. Nature 39,375
4. JAMA 39,108
5. Journal of Biological Chemistry 36,221
6. Blood 34,355
7. Journal of Clinical Oncology 33,017
8. Chest 31,687
9. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 26,564
10. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 25,434

In 2012, the New England Journal of Medicine and Circulation continued to hold the top two spots respectively, but a couple of titles dropped off the list to be replaced by Neurology and AJR. These were the top 10 eJournals in 2012:

1. New England Journal of Medicine 170,782
2. Circulation 57,146
3. JAMA 50,398
4. Blood 42,266
5. Nature 41,980
6. Journal of Clinical Oncology 35,280
7. Journal of Biological Chemistry 34,762
8. Chest 32,433
9. Neurology 31,074
10. AJR 29,848

Here’s a graphical display of the data between the two years:

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In 2011 the top 10 eBooks were:

1. Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine 16,828
2. Harrison’s Online 16,314
3. Campbell-Walsh Urology 11,777
4. Sabiston Textbook of Surgery 10,915
5. Clinical Anesthesiology 9,892
6. Miller’s Anesthesia 9,627
7. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases 8,726
8. Cummings Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery 8,126
9. Hurst’s The Heart 7,305
10. Sleisenger and Fordtran’s Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease 6,424

In 2012, the order changed; Hematology: Basic Principles & Practice made the list, and Sleisenger and Fordtran’s Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease dropped from the list.

1. Harrison’s Online 12,764
2. Fitzpatrick’s Dermatology in General Medicine 11,084
3. Campbell-Walsh Urology 10,978
4. Hematology: Basic Principles and Practice 9,452
5. Miller’s Anesthesia 8,192
6. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases 7,430
7. Cummings Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery 6,985
8. Clinical Anesthesiology 6,940
9. Sabiston Textbook of Surgery 6,819
10. Hurst’s The Heart 6,359

Here is a graphical display of the eBook data between the two years:

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Thanks to Kelly Arp, eResources librarian, for supplying the data.

Ann Farrell
Reference Librarian

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