Publishing alliances

Bioscientifica carefully selects key alliances within the publishing industry to fulfill the increasingly complex needs of the communities we serve.

Publishing alliances


Bioscientifica carefully selects key alliances within the publishing industry to fulfill the increasingly complex needs of the communities we serve.


Professional associations


The Association of Learned and Professional Society publishers (ALPSP) is a membership body representing scholarly and professional publishers.

The Society for Scholarly Publishing is a nonprofit organization formed to promote and advance communication among all sectors of the scholarly publication community through networking, information dissemination, and facilitation of new developments in the fields.




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Content discovery


CrossRef is an official DOI registration agency, established to enable consistent citation linking in online scholarly literature.

An online rental service for Bioscientifica's articles.

EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) enables users to access all of their library's content via a single search box.

Primo provides librarians with a single search interface for their print, electronic and digital collections.

Glencoe Software provides inline video for Bioscientifica journals.

HINARI enables users in developing countries to gain access to biomedical and health literature.

KGL PubFactory provides the online publishing platform for all Bioscientifica-published journals.

ProQuest Summon Web-Scale Discovery makes libraries' collections more discoverable and provides unique ways for users to connect with librarians.

Publons enables authors and reviewers to track their publications, citation metrics, peer reviews, and journal editing work in a single, easy-to-maintain profile.

PubMed comprises more than 35 million citations for biomedical literature.

PubMed Central (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

ReadCube provides users with interactive article tools to enhance their reading experience., a network for aggregating, sharing, and evaluating research, hosts Bioscientifica's Open Endocrinology & Reproduction collection.

TEEAL is a digital collection of research journals for agriculture and related sciences.

TrendMD is a content recommendation engine for scholarly publishers, offering personalized recommendations to readers.




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Digital preservation and compliance


The Committee on Publication Ethics provides advice to editors and publishers on ethics.

Crossmark ensures readers know if they are viewing the latest version of an article.

Crossref Similarity Check is a plagiarism screening service that helps publishers to verify the originality of content submitted to them.

Knowledge Bases and Related Tools (KBART) is a working group that explores data problems within the OpenURL supply chain.

LOCKSS helps to ensure that libraries' digital collections are preserved, to maintain perpetual access for library users.

Portico works with libraries and publishers to preserve electronic scholarly content.




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The Altmetric tool collates mentions and shares of academic research papers across traditional and social media to measure an article's impact.

Counting Online Usage of Networked Electronic Resources (COUNTER) sets standards for online usage statistics, to ensure consistent reporting.




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Language editing


Bioscientifica partners with Enago, a world-leading academic editing service provider, to offer discounted English editing services to authors.