|Features||Listserv Lists||Exchange Distribution Lists|
|Searchable & web accessible archives||Y||N|
|Can contain external email addresses||Y||N
(actually yes, but it’s not as easy as Listserv)
|Ability to schedule group meetings||N||Y|
|Allows user to modify their membership||Y||N|
|Maintained by an owner||Y||Y|
|Ability to restrict who can send to the list||
* These options can be used in combination.
* These options are mutually exclusive.
|Deferred distribution of messages||Y||N|
|Restrict distribution of messages||Y||N|