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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is a biomedical research and education establishment, tracing its lineage all the way back to 1890. Today, the not-for-profit laboratory employs 1,100 people - including 600 scientists, students and technicians.

CSHL’s challenge

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory needed a fast, reliable interface to allow the publication of thousands of submissions, but flexible enough to satisfy the many challenging demands from its editorial teams for variations from a standard workflow.

Featured product/service: Scolaris, SAMS Sigma, Intelligent Commerce
Springer Publishing

Springer Publishing specializes in content from the nursing, behavioral and health sciences, and medical sectors, with over 100 new text book titles and 20 journals published each year. Its portfolio includes diverse content from professional reference and clinical books, apps, and digital products that support students, instructors, and professionals.

Featured product/service: Impact Vizor™
Subject: Return on investment, Technological innovation, User experience, Discovery and analytics

In a panel session “The Many Pragmatic Uses of Impact Vizor” at the 2016 HighWire Fall Publishers Meeting, publishers were invited to share how they used Impact Vizor to answer questions about their publishing programs with the HighWire community.  

Featured product/service: JCore
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Case Study: The American Society of Hematology (ASH) has published Blood, the most-cited, peer review journal in its field, since 1946.
Featured product/service: Folio
Subject: Return on investment
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Case Study: As the European Respiratory Society grew and lower-cost membership categories were added, ERS needed a more sustainable approach to offer this member benefit and promote its book program.
Featured product/service: Strategic Consultancy, Scolaris
Subject: User experience
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Case Study: When McGraw-Hill Education planned its first data visualization tool for engineering education, they asked HighWire for bespoke development.
Featured product/service: Impact Vizor™
The publisher of a leading, multi-disciplinary science publication wanted to evaluate the representation and impact of articles within and across the many fields in its journal. The publisher always looks at citation averages within specific fields because citation behavior differs by discipline.
Featured product/service: JCore
The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (JAAPL) has published on the HighWire platform since 2005. Last redesigned in 2011, the journal site was due to be refreshed to better fit the society’s aspirations. Time, budget, and manpower pressures meant that updating the journal site was held at the planning stages
Featured product/service: JCore
In 2016, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) decided to undertake a holistic redesign of their content platform after years of making incremental changes on HighWire’s H20 platform. The Association wanted to give advertisers the view-ability they required, provide a streamlined, simple reader experience, and respond to the increasing demand for access on mobile and tablet devices.
Featured product/service: JCore
After successfully publishing the American Journal of Enology and Viticulture (AJEV) for over 50 years, the American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV) recognized that there was a need for a new journal to serve the people who apply the research and science outside of academia in the wine industry. Having worked with HighWire on AJEV, the society decided to continue their successful partnership to launch their new journal, Catalyst: Discovery into Practice, on the JCore platform.

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