Excessive requests for papers (Brian FG Katz )

Subject: Excessive requests for papers
From:    Brian FG Katz  <brian.katz@xxxxxxxx>
Date:    Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:25:13 +0200

Dear Auditory List, I would like to return to a point of discussion which was made some years ago regarding paper requests. It is acknowledged that some research articles, due to their age or presence in an obscure hard to find conference proceedings, are difficult to get your hands on, and a request for help in finding them is not inappropriate, especially after some effort have been made by the requester to search various libraries. It is not however appropriate to ask the list for copies of *regularly available* articles, especially from those associated with a university where the articles can easily be obtained through basic library services (albeit sometime with some fee to the lab), and *especially* for an article with a clearly identifiable DOI! The Auditory list is not a replacement for your activities as a researcher to actually research information. Please refrain from bombarding all our emails with such requests until you have made a real effort to find the article in question. Cordially, -- Brian FG Katz, Ph.D, HDR Audio & Acoustique LIMSI - CNRS BP 133 F-91403 ORSAY CEDEX Phone. + 33 (0)1 69 85 81 55 - Fax. + 33 (0)1 69 85 80 88 http://www.limsi.fr web_group: http://www.limsi.fr/Scientifique/aa/ web_theme: http://www.limsi.fr/Scientifique/aa/thmsonesp/ Ce message et toutes les pièces jointes sont confidentiels et établis à l'intention exclusive de ses destinataires. Toute utilisation ou diffusion non autorisée est interdite. This message and any attachments are confidential and intended solely for the addressees. Any unauthorised use or dissemination is prohibited. De : AUDITORY - Research in Auditory Perception [mailto:AUDITORY@xxxxxxxx De la part de Patricia Pérez González Envoyé : jeudi 3 avril 2014 09:58 À : AUDITORY@xxxxxxxx Objet : [AUDITORY] Request for paper Dear list, I'm looking for this paper: J. Verschuure and P.P.G van Benthem (1992). "Effect of Hearing Aids on Speech Perception in Noisy Situations" International Journal of Audiology, Vol. 31, No. 4 , Pages 205-221 (doi:10.3109/00206099209081656) Anyone have a copy of this? Thank you very much! Cheers, Patri -- Patricia Pérez González Laboratorio de Audición Computacional y Psicoacústica (Lab. 2) Instituto de Neurociencias de Castilla y León Universidad de Salamanca, C/ Pintor Fernando Gallego nº 1 37007 Salamanca, Spain. Tel. +34-923 294 500 ext. 1983 E-mail: patripg@xxxxxxxx

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