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What are Publication Embargoes?

A publisher may occasionally suppress the availability of its full text articles in online databases until the peak time for publication print sales has passed. In these instances, EBSCO may offer abstracts of an embargoed publication's articles until the publisher authorizes the inclusion of the full text of the articles in EBSCO's databases. Embargo periods vary, sometimes lasting a few weeks or months, or in rare instances, up to a year.

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Does EBSCO notify customers when proprietary EBSCOhost database titles include an embargo?