RightsLink for Scientific Communications

A Comprehensive Scholarly Communications Workflow Solution

RightsLink® for Scientific Communications is the market-leading solution supporting publishers with a wide range of workflows for easy management, collection, and reporting on a variety of publication charges.

Crafted by trusted experts in scholarly publishing, RightsLink for Scientific Communications uses data to deliver a sophisticated workflow infrastructure with custom configuration options, seamless integrations with leading manuscript workflow solutions, and powerful reporting for all stakeholders. Publishers can easily sustain and grow their businesses with multiple packages designed to scale with their needs.

Open Access and Publication Charges

RightsLink for Scientific Communications enables you to automate the collection of Open Access (OA) publication charges as well as submission, page, color, custom cover, reprint and other value-added services. As a direct result, your publishing programs have more flexibility to diversify and test, build, and support sustainable business models.

Transformative Agreements Management Tools

RightsLink for Scientific Communications is built with the expectations of Plan S and Horizon 2020 in mind. Designed for maximum flexibility, RightsLink for Scientific Communications is an author-ready, institution-ready solution that helps publishers quickly model and support a variety of deals, from the simple to the complex, without having to build, install, or support custom software.

Created by experts in OA publishing and licensing, this sophisticated solution addresses author, funder, institution, and publisher needs for Transformative Agreements like Read and Publish, Publish and Read, Membership, Deposit, and more.

RightsLink for Scientific Communications helps you:

  • Manage author charges and discounts of all types
  • Streamline billing and collections
  • Establish a viable OA infrastructure
  • Test new business models
  • Accommodate individual, consortia- and national-level deals
  • Develop author-aware workflows fueled by industry-standard metadata via seamless integrations
  • Support your users with award-winning 24/5 customer service

Put the Open Access Expertise from CCC to Work for You

The CCC team is comprised of publishing, information, and technology specialists, including outside advisors, who focus on OA and the transformation of how knowledge is funded, accessed and shared.

We also bring together key OA stakeholders from the author, publisher, institution, funding, and vendor communities through roundtables, panel events, webinars, podcasts, and published material. CCC is a member of the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA), the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), the International Association of STM Publishers (STM), and a Sustaining Member of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP).

Discover our insights on Open Access with recent blog posts and podcasts.

Contact us to learn more about RightsLink for Scientific Communications.