Copyright Clearance Center Streamlines Rights Acquisition Process
(Press Release) Danvers, Mass., March 1, 2011—Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a not-for-profit organization and leading provider of licensing solutions, launched its Rights Delivery Platform, allowing "one-stop shop" access to hundreds of millions of additional rights previously available only through RightsLink installations.
For the first time, customers can order reprints from Elsevier, New York Times, Springer, Emerald Publishing Group, Economist Newspaper Ltd., American Institute of Physics, American Chemical Society, American Society of Microbiology and the American Association for the Advancement of Science directly on copyright.com. Customers can also obtain permissions from major Science, Technology and Medicine (STM), university, and news publishers including Nature, Oxford University Press and John Wiley & Sons, among others, via Copyright.com.
Other new features include enhanced search by publication type, country of publication or language and the ability for international customers to pay via credit card in their local currency.
"Our goal continues to be simplifying the process of obtaining copyright permissions," said Diane Pierson, Vice President, Marketing, Copyright Clearance Center. "Our one-stop-shop portal now has millions more rights than ever before."
About Copyright Clearance Center, Inc.
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) is a global rights broker for millions of the world's most sought after materials, including in- and out-of-print books, journals, newspapers, magazines, images, blogs and ebooks. Founded in 1978 as a not-for-profit organization, CCC promotes the seamless sharing of knowledge by creating innovative licensing solutions that let academic institutions, businesses, and individuals quickly get permission to use copyright-protected materials while compensating authors, publishers, and other content creators for the use of their works. For more information, visit www.copyright.com.