Exclusive Distribution Agreement Enables Reprints Desk to Deliver Greater Article Procurement Savings to the Company’s Growing List of Customers
Santa Monica, Calif., January 14, 2010– Reprints Desk, Inc. today announced that it has signed a direct agreement with the Pubget, Inc. to serve as the exclusive corporate distributor for Pubget’s PaperStats product. PaperStats is the content spend analytics tool that saves organizations time and money by automating the aggregation, updating, and analysis of journal holdings and content data. Corporate information centers can now analyze usage and spending across subscriptions and document delivery for better collection management decision-making in support of scientific research.
“Reprints Desk is pleased to introduce PaperStats to corporations worldwide and deliver yet another simple solution to a complex and costly information industry challenge,” said Scott Ahlberg, Head of Corporate Services at Reprints Desk. “Usage-based bibliometric analysis is becoming an important part of purchasing decisions.”
Pubget has deployed PaperStats at dozens of organizations worldwide, including University of Southern California (USC) and in libraries at several of the ten largest pharmaceutical companies. PaperStats features include:
- COUNTER-compliant usage reporting across multiple content sources, including data integration from document delivery suppliers such as Reprints Desk
- On-demand cost statistics and spend management recommendations
- Ability to manage publisher admin logins and journal pricing information via an easy-to-use interface
Reprints Desk, ranked number one overall and in every category in the 2008 Document Delivery Best Practices and Vendor Scorecard by analyst and advisory firm Outsell, Inc., is a pioneer of solutions for scientific literature re-use. Pubget, an AlwaysOn East Top 100 award winner, provides full-text search solutions, repositories, text mining, and a full set of APIs for including research on websites or in your enterprise’s applications.
For more information about Reprints Desk and PaperStats for corporations, please visit www.reprintsdesk.com. For more information about Pubget and PaperStats for academic institutions and government agencies, visit http://corporate.pubget.com/.
About Reprints Desk
Reprints Desk, Inc. helps companies to obtain and use scientific, technical, and medical (STM) literature in compliance with copyright and Good Promotional Practices. Services are designed to save time and money, and improve workflows for professionals in information management, research, regulatory affairs, legal, medical affairs, education, sales and marketing. For more information, visit us online at www.reprintsdesk.com.
Pubget is a search platform for life science PDFs. Pubget’s core product, at pubget.com, solves the problem of full-text document access in life science research. Instead of search results linking to papers, the search results ARE the papers. Once you find the papers you want, you can save, manage and share them—all online. For more info, visit us at http://corporate.pubget.com/.