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NOTICE OF DISCONTINUATION OF THE INTERNET AND
PERSONAL COMPUTING ABSTRACTS DATABASE
Following its acquisition of the Internet and Personal Computing
Abstracts (InternetPCAbs database), EBSCO has informed OCLC of its
intention to terminate the contract to distribute the database on
FirstSearch. Consequently, per-search access to the database will be
discontinued effective Tuesday, June 15.
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