Publishing alliances

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


Content discovery



Professional associations



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


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


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


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STM is a global trade association for academic and professional publishers. It has over 120 members in 21 countries.


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


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HighWire supports many of the world's highest-impact scholarly publications. All of Bioscientifica's journals are hosted on HighWire's online platform.



Digital preservation and compliance

The Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) provides advice to editors and publishers on all aspects of publication ethics.


Digitec Interactive provides the award-winning technology for Bioscientifica's journal-based learning programme


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


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PubMed  comprises more than 25 million citations for biomedical literature.


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


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


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


ReadCube provides users with interactive article tools to enhance their reading experience.



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


Stanford Intellectual Property Exchange (SIPX) is a technology solution for managing and sharing course materials.

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



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


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


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


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



Language editing


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