Cadmus Communications Corporation has announced that Infotrieve has selected RapidRights, a digital rights management (DRM) solution, to enhance its electronic reprint offering for scholarly and professional publishers. Cadmus has also announced that the American Society for Investigative Pathology has chosen Cadmus ArticleWorks for online distribution.
Infotrieve markets and sells article reprints on behalf of its publisher partners. Infotrieve will use RapidRights to provide copyright protection for bulk ePrint sales of articles that will be distributed electronically. RapidRights allows publishers and content aggregators to deliver protected PDF files to users and does not require a separate download or plug-in to open the protected files. RapidRights is the electronic delivery component of Cadmus' ArticleWorks, a content delivery and digital rights management system that is designed to facilitate the delivery of content on demand in either printed or secure electronic formats.
Cadmus has also announced that the American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP) is launching a new service using Cadmus ArticleWorks to enable the purchase of individual articles from its two journals, The American Journal of Pathology (AJP) and The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics (JMD). Interested readers who do not have subscription access to the complete journals will be able to purchase either electronic or print versions of individual articles from ASIP's journals on Highwire Press, an online collection of over 700 scholarly publications. ASIP also plans to use ArticleWorks to deliver secure commercial eprints and printed collections of articles collated and bound as customized journals.
The American Society for Investigative Pathology is a society of biomedical scientists who investigate mechanisms of disease. ASIP advocates for the practice of investigative pathology and fosters the professional career development and education of its members. ASIP's flagship journal, The American Journal of Pathology, is a global forum for reporting quality original research on cellular and molecular mechanisms of disease. ASIP also co-publishes The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, a journal in the field of diagnostic pathology.
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