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Current News Service and Archive


May 3, 2022

Copyright Clearance Center CCC announces acquisition of Ringgold, leading provider of organization identifiers in scholarly communications. CCC, a leader in advancing copyright, accelerating knowledge, and powering innovation, has acquired Ringgold, a longstanding provider of persistent organization identifiers widely used by the scholarly communications community. With offices in the US and UK, Ringgold is now a wholly owned subsidiary of CCC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. [Full Announcement].

January 27, 2022

Copyright Clearance Center CCCs Roy Kaufman named to the board of the United States Intellectual Property Alliance. Copyright Clearance Center, a leader in advancing copyright, accelerating knowledge, and powering innovation, announces Roy Kaufman, Managing Director, Business Development and Government Relations, has been appointed to the Board of the United States Intellectual Property Alliance. [Full Announcement].

December 9, 2021

Copyright Clearance Center CCC Exceeds 1,000 Institutions and Funders on its RightsLink for Scientific Communications Platform. CCC, a leader in advancing copyright, accelerating knowledge, and powering innovation, announces that it has surpassed 1,000 institutions and funders on its RightsLink for Scientific Communications platform. RLSC is the most widely adopted, community-led market solution to support Open Access agreements. It is trusted by more than 30 leading publishers representing over 2,600 journals to simplify the management of OA agreements among publishers, institutions and funders in more than 60 countries. [Full Announcement].

June 19, 2021

Copyright Clearance Center Search with EBSCO Discovery Service using RightFind. Market-leading content discovery and award-winning content management have been combined in a single platform with CCC's partnership with EBSCO Information Services. [Full Announcement].

October 9, 2019

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center announces RightsLink for Scientific Communications. Copyright Clearance Center announces the release of RightsLink for Scientific Communications, formerly RightsLink Author, which builds on a market-leading platform to help publishers quickly model and support a wide variety of transformative agreements. Moreover, CCC offers professional services that help organizations address the ever-evolving user expectations, promote a data-driven culture, and drive business model innovation. [Full Announcement].

January 31, 2019

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center announces RightFind Suite for emerging life science companies. Copyright Clearance Center and its wholly-owned subsidiary, RightsDirect, announce the RightFind suite for emerging life science companies. This content workflow solution provides fast, easy access to a full range of published content – anytime, anywhere – providing a more efficient research process and competitive advantage. [Full Announcement].

September 24, 2018

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center names Jill Shuman as Director of Product Engagement. Copyright Clearance Center announced the appointment of Jill Shuman as Director of Product Engagement. In this role, Shuman will focus on customer engagement and development of products and services that meet their emerging needs. [Full Announcement].

February 6, 2018

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center Launches RightFind Insight, Transforming Scientific Research. Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a global leader in content management, licensing, discovery and delivery solutions, today announced the release of RightFind® Insight, a groundbreaking scientific research solution. RightFind Insight was developed through CCC’s continuing partnership with Cambridge, UK-based SciBite, a leading provider of semantic solutions for the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries. [Full Announcement].

October 2, 2017

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center’s Subsidiary RightsDirect Partners with Meteo Inc. to add more than one million Japanese medical articles to RightFind. RightsDirect, a subsidiary of Copyright Clearance Center announced they are partnering with Meteo, a leading provider of Japanese medical information. Using RightFind and RightsLink offerings available through CCC and RightsDirect, Meteo will expand global sales of its articles and help increase the company’s brand awareness for content aggregation to the worldwide market. [Full Announcement].

October 17, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center launches RightFind Music. Copyright Clearance Center, creating global licensing and content solutions that make copyright work, announces the launch of RightFind Music, a search and file management website designed to help customers find, download and manage music from APM Music’s collection of more than 500,000 tracks licensed for use in presentations and video. [Full Announcement].

September 6, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center’s Get It Now available to Spanish academic libraries. Copyright Clearance Center announced that its award-winning academic solution Get It Now will be offered to the libraries of Spanish higher education institutions through the Centro Español de Derechos Reprográficos. [Full Announcement].

Copyright Clearance Center CEDRO distribuye Get In Now del CCC. Copyright Clearance Center, una empresa tecnológica de gestión de derechos y licencias de contenidos, ha anunciado que su solución académica Get It Now se ofrecerá a las bibliotecas de las instituciones de educación superior españolas a través del Centro Español de Derechos Reprográficos. [Full Announcement].

August 10, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center announces launch of RightFind Content Decision Support solution. Copyright Clearance Center announced the launch of its cloud-based RightFind Content Decision Support, an easy-to-use analytics platform that helps information center managers leverage the power of usage data to make smart decisions around content investments. RightFind CDS combines comprehensive usage and spend data, predictive analytics and data visualizations, and budget forecast and planning tools in a single solution designed to help information managers bring actionable intelligence to their content acquisition strategy. [Full Announcement].

August 3, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Portland Press selects Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink platform to handle article publishing charges for its Open Access Articles. Copyright Clearance Cente announces that Portland Press has chosen to manage Article Publishing Charges for its Open Access publications using CCC’s RightsLink platform from within its implementation of the EJPress online manuscript submission and peer review system. [Full Announcement].

July 12, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center The Rockefeller University Press participating in Copyright Clearance Center’s text mining solution. Copyright Clearance Center announced that The Rockefeller University Press is participating in its text mining solution, RightFind XML for Mining. [Full Announcement].

June 14, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center announces latest enhancements to RightFind content workflow solution. Copyright Clearance Center, a firm dedicated to creating global licensing and content solutions that make copyright work, has announced the latest enhancements to its cloud-based RightFind content workflow solution. [Full Announcement].

May 4, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center acquires Ixxus. Copyright Clearance Center has acquired London-based Ixxus, a software professional services firm and leading provider of publishing solutions that reinvent the way organizations work with content. With offices in the UK, US, Spain and Romania, Ixxus is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of CCC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. [Full Announcement].

April 7, 2016

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center Enables Publishers to Offer Physical Reprints and ePrints to Authors through its RightsLink Open Access and Author Services Platform. Copyright Clearance Center now enables publishers to offer physical reprints and ePrints to their authors directly through its RightsLink platform via a partnership with Sheridan, a leading provider of print, publishing services and technology solutions. The platform can support author reprints for any article the publisher chooses to make available. [Full Announcement].

March 23, 2015

Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center’s Get It Now Integrates with OCLC’s WorldShare Interlibrary Loan Service. Copyright Clearance Center, a global licensing and content solutions organization, announced its award-winning Get It Now academic solution is integrated with OCLC’s WorldShare Interlibrary Loan service, the largest ILL network in the world. [Full Announcement].

February 23, 2015

Copyright Clearance Center Springer partners with Copyright Clearance Center to power text and data mining solution. Springer has partnered with Copyright Clearance Center on a new solution enabling corporate life sciences researchers to perform text and data mining quickly and easily across publishers. As one of the first publishers to sign onto the service, Springer will offer a significant portion of its full-text article content through the CCC service when launched later this year. [Full Announcement].

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