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Copyright Clearance Center Enables Publishers to Offer Physical Reprints and ePrints to Authors through its RightsLink Open Access and Author Services Platform

Press Release: Copyright Clearance Center [April 7, 2016]

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Abstract: 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.


Danvers, Mass. Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a global licensing and content solutions organization and the leading commercial document delivery provider, 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.

RightsLink streamlines the entire author fee transaction for Open Access charges, page charges, color charges, and more, giving publishers an author-centric workflow powered by a robust pricing, discount and collections engine.

"We are excited about this joint offering with our long-time partner Sheridan," said Jennifer Goodrich, Director of Product Management, CCC. "By seamlessly integrating the ability to order reprints into the author workflow, publishers can now expand their author services from pre-production through post-production offering a streamlined and consistent experience for their authors."

"Sheridan's ongoing relationship with CCC has been one of high value to our mutual customers," said Paul Bozuwa, Sheridan Chief Sales Officer. "CCC is the gold-standard for copyright permissions, and now with this latest service, publishers will be assured that direct author requests for reprints and ePrints will be handled seamlessly and professionally."

For over a decade, publishers of all sizes have depended on RightsLink's powerful transactional service to facilitate permissions requests for copyrighted articles, images, mobile and new media content right from their websites.

About Copyright Clearance Center

Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) and its subsidiary RightsDirect are global leaders in content workflow and rights licensing technology. CCC solutions provide anytime, anywhere content access, usage rights and information management while promoting and protecting the interests of copyright holders. We serve more than 35,000 customers and 15,000 copyright holders worldwide, and manage more than 950 million rights from the world's most sought-after journals, books, blogs, movies and more. Since 2008, CCC has been named one of the top 100 companies that matter most in the digital content industry by EContent Magazine.

About Sheridan

Sheridan is a leading provider of print, publishing services and technology solutions to publishers, associations, university presses, and catalogers. With four U.S. based production facilities, each location has a market specialty that supports STM and commercial reprints, scholarly journals, magazines, catalogs, or books. http://www.sheridan.com/.

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Publication Year:2016
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:April 7, 2016
Publisher:Copyright Clearance Center
Company: Copyright Clearance Center
Record Number:21461
Last Update:2016-04-07 12:01:42
Date Created:2016-04-07 12:01:13