There is not a “one size fits all” approach to shifting journal collections from print to online only, nor are there existing “best practices” for tackling this problem. This presentation addresses criteria used by different libraries, complications experienced, and strategies employed.
Kelly Smith and Patricia Thompson. "The Inexorable March to Online-Only Journal Subscriptions." Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference, Atlanta, GA, March 2008. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kellysmith/8