Cambridge University Press Now Offers Copyright Permissions Online with RightsLink®
DANVERS, Mass., March 4, 2009—Cambridge Journals, a division of Cambridge University Press, has implemented Copyright Clearance Center's RightsLink® to provide its readers a fast and easy way to obtain permission to use published material via the Internet.
Visitors to Cambridge Journals' online hub, http://www.journals.cambridge.org, can now easily obtain permissions by accessing the relevant article and selecting the RightsLink "request permissions" button. RightsLink helps improve customer service and satisfaction by automating many of the standard processes and identifying those requests that need personal attention. Most licenses will be processed and granted immediately.
"RightsLink was an obvious choice for Cambridge Journals as we are always striving to improve the user experience for our readers," said Simon Ross, Director, Cambridge Journals. "In addition to improved customer satisfaction, we also anticipate an immediate increase in permissions revenues as users begin to see the benefits of RightsLink."
RightsLink supports publishers' online strategy by providing content users with instant reprint and permission services, 24/7, worldwide. RightsLink helps publishers generate new revenue, improve customer satisfaction and gain valuable insight into customer buying habits and behavior.
About Copyright Clearance Center
Copyright Clearance Center is the world's largest provider of innovative licensing solutions for the seamless sharing of knowledge. CCC's licensing services, combined with its Web-based applications and tools, allow tens of millions of people worldwide in corporations, universities, law firms and government agencies to use and share published information with ease. Since its founding as a not-for-profit company in 1978, CCC has created and expanded the markets and systems that facilitate content reuse and the distribution of royalties to publishers and authors around the world. Visit www.copyright.com for more information.
About Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Press is the publishing division of the University of Cambridge, one of the world's leading research institutions and winner of 81 Nobel Prizes. Cambridge University Press advances learning, knowledge and research worldwide. It publishes over 230 journals and over 2,500 books a year for distribution in more than 200 countries.
About Cambridge University Press Journals
Cambridge University Press publishes over 230 peer-reviewed academic journals across a wide spread of subject areas, in print and online. Many of these journals are the leading academic publications in their fields and together they form one of the most valuable and comprehensive collections of research available today.
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