Academic publishing house De Gruyter today announced its partnership with Boston-based publishing software company ReadCube. With this partnership, over 850 journal titles and book chapters from the De Gruyter collection will be indexed by ReadCube for easy discovery across the technology company’s web, desktop and mobile portals, search engines and recommendation feeds.
All indexed articles and book chapters will also be fully enhanced with ReadCube’s Enhanced PDF technology
“We strive to make our content as easy to discover as possible, in support of researchers across all disciplines,” says Christine Woll, Marketing Director at De Gruyter. “Working with ReadCube enables us to better serve our existing readers, and simultaneously help many more discover our content. For both new and existing readers, we’re proud to leverage ReadCube’s technology to offer the best possible reading experience, plus even easier accessibility to the content that fuels their discovery.”
When read within ReadCube’s free desktop, web, and mobile applications, De Gruyter articles and book chapters, are now available in ReadCube’s signature ”enhanced” format. Enhancements include hyperlinked in-line citations, annotation tools, instant access to supplemental materials and figures, clickable author names, social sharing, and altmetrics.
“Our partnership with De Gruyter is an expression of our mutual commitment to innovation, accessibility and discovery of cutting edge scholarly research,” said Robert McGrath, co-founder and CEO of ReadCube, “We are thrilled to have them as a publishing partner.”