A source that readily comes to mind is OCLC webservices, specifically
xISSN, which includes 742,395
It's be free for up to 1000 requests per day without subscription; and for *
fee* after that.
On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 1:33 AM, Ken Irwin <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Does anyone know of a free data source that correlates ISSNs with data
> that includes "what kind of publication is this?" e.g.
> * Academic journal (+/- peer review?)
> * Popular magazine
> * Newspaper
> * Trade journal
> * Etc
> Obviously, there's some wiggle room in these designations, and I don't
> need a super-solid answer.
> I've been asked to supply information about our academic journal
> collection, and I don't have a particularly good way of differentiating
> between our e-journals and e-magazines, for instance. Individual suppliers
> might make these distinctions, but I'm really hoping that a query-able (or,
> better: downloadable) file exists.
> Any ideas?