Research Solutions Subsidiary Reprints Desk Introduces Copyright Re-Use Rights Information into ‘Article Galaxy’ Content Access and Management Solution
ENCINO, CA, September 9, 2015 — Research Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: RSSS), a pioneer in providing on-demand access to scientific, technical and medical (STM) information for life science companies, academic institutions, and other research-intensive organizations, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk, Inc., has incorporated multiple new copyright re-use rights features into Article Galaxy—the world’s preeminent content access and management platform for scholarly research. These new features provide Reprints Desk’s growing, global customer base with a robust yet granular rights management solution that is fully integrated across scholarly content discovery, requesting and delivery workflows.
Article Galaxy’s rights management capabilities now include the ability to ingest and maintain rights that customers have acquired via direct publisher contracts, Open Access rights with granular distinction for the multitude of Creative Commons licenses that exist, and optimal integration capabilities for third-party copyright management tools from RROs and other suppliers. These capabilities enable rights information to be taken into consideration in the content acquisition workflow, which is a key step in ensuring copyright compliance. Re-use rights information can also be made available to end users within preferred research discovery tools, from multiple full-text content requesting locations such as the document delivery order form in Article Galaxy, and across various locations within content delivery and access workflows.
Corporations, academic institutions, and government organizations around the world rely on Reprints Desk and its online platform Article Galaxy for legal access to full-text scientific, technical and medical (STM) content when subscription access does not yet exist. Article Galaxy provides one-stop shopping and lowest cost acquisition of full-text journal articles from nearly any publisher without requiring the use of credit cards for each transaction. Founded by Peter Derycz, also the founder of Infotrieve, Reprints Desk has ranked #1 overall and in each category in a document delivery vendor survey of buyers conducted by Outsell since the company’s inception.
For more information about Research Solutions, visit www.researchsolutions.com. For more information about Reprints Desk and the journal content access and management platform Article Galaxy, visit www.reprintsdesk.com.
About Research Solutions
Research Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB:RSSS) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk, Inc. (www.reprintsdesk.com) are pioneers in providing on-demand access to scientific, technical, and medical (STM) information for life science companies, academic institutions, and other research intensive organizations. Our customers include 70 percent of the top 25 pharma companies in the world. Our cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution, Article Galaxy, provides customers with access to the over one million newly published articles each year in addition to the tens of millions of existing articles that have been published in the past, helping them to identify the content that is critical to their research. We help our customers create and speed discoveries, save time and money, and remain copyright compliant. We have arrangements with numerous STM content publishers that allow electronic access and distribution of their content. In addition to serving end users of content, we also serve STM publishers by facilitating compliance with applicable copyright laws.
About Reprints Desk®
Reprints Desk improves how journal articles and clinical reprints are accessed, procured, and legally used in evidence-based promotions, medical affairs, and scientific, technical, and medical (STM) research. Organizations fueled by intellectual property choose Reprints Desk because of its collaborative business approach, efficient article supply system and services, and commitment to quality post-sales support. Reprints Desk has ranked #1 in every Document Delivery Vendor Scorecard from industry analyst and advisory firm Outsell Inc. since 2008.
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