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Method for the electronic publishing about periodicals and series reports

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015868D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-10
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

A program is disclosed that the electronic publishing system possess and maintains the collection of articles in serials or periodicals. This program mentions 2 processes: one is the technical process to maintain the electronic publishment so-called "white-book" everytime publishing new documentation of serials or periodicals, and the other is the business process of electronic publishing system to sell the subscription for the future publishment with the empty "white-book". The "white-book" is the electronical publishment which users possess on their local client envirnoment, and this has the auto-tracking functionality. This has the following characterestic: 1. Obtain the updates from the server and update the contents by the users' operation to "white-book". 2. Allows users to make a note in the memo-space on "white-book".