Copyright Clearance Center Offers Get It Now to Academic Libraries in Sweden

Award-Winning Article Delivery Service Now Available to Institutions of Higher Education in Sweden; Chalmers University of Technology the First School Outside the U.S. Using Get It Now

Danvers, Mass. – Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a global licensing and content solutions organization, announced that its award-winning Get It Now article delivery service is now available for adoption by academic institutions of higher education in Sweden. Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden is the first school outside the United States using Get It Now.

“Get It Now has quickly become a highly appreciated and often-requested service among our users,” said Ylva Lindgren, Librarian, Chalmers University of Technology. “We’re quite happy with it.”

“At the request of numerous academic librarians around the world, we’re pleased to now offer Get It Now to institutions outside the United States,” said Tim Bowen, Director, Academic Products and Services, CCC. “Offering Get It Now in Sweden is a major milestone in these efforts. Looking ahead, we will continue to engage with like-minded organizations globally to make Get It Now available in more countries.”

Get It Now is a cost-effective service that gives library patrons and staff instant access to valuable journal content from leading publishers. It increases operational efficiencies, streamlines article ordering and invoicing processes, and includes a comprehensive Librarian Dashboard to manage and track Get It Now article purchases and create real time usage reports. The service has been adopted in the U.S. by nearly 300 institutions of higher education and provides access to millions of journal articles across disciplines from over 130 leading publishers from around the world.

About Copyright Clearance Center

Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) is a global leader in content management, licensing, discovery and delivery solutions. Through its relationships with those who use and create content, CCC drives market-based solutions that fuel research, power publishing and respect copyright. With its subsidiaries RightsDirect and Ixxus, CCC provides solutions for millions of people from the world’s largest companies and academic institutions.