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The American Society of Plant Biologists launches flagship journals on HighWire Press’s JCore platform

22 June 2017

The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) has just announced that its two flagship journals, The Plant Cell and Plant Physiology, are now live on HighWire’s JCore platform. The Society is excited to be able to demonstrate the new sites at their upcoming Plant Biology 2017 annual meeting in Hawaii, which starts this Saturday 24th June.

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AI Tool Meta to Index All Content on HighWire Platform to Increase Rapid Discoverability

21 June 2017

All publishers working with HighWire Press will benefit from an agreement signed today with Chan Zuckerberg Meta (Meta), part of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Meta is a non-commercial tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to read the world’s scholarly papers, understand what is in them, and deliver insights to researchers in real time.

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The Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection launches new website on the HighWire Press JCore platform

21 June 2017

The Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection launches new website on the HighWire Press JCore platform

The Geological Society of London has launched its Lyell Collection on HighWire Press’s JCore platform. The Society’s new sites, showcasing both journal and book content, use JCore’s award-winning responsive design to improve and enhance user experience and functionality for members, subscribers, authors, and visitors.

HighWire recognised in the top 50 high performing operations based in Northern Ireland and the US

13 June 2017

The US-Ireland Top 50 Companies were announced at the New York/New Belfast conference at Pier A, Harbor House on Friday (June 17) honouring 50 major companies with operations in the US and Ireland. With a focus on the transatlantic operations building bridges between our two great nations, the awards laud those bringing business in Ireland to global heights and in doing so are embedding the peace for future generations.

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Peer Review Evaluation (PRE) and HighWire Press partner to increase transparency for peer review

12 June 2017

HighWire Press announces a partnership with Peer Review Evaluation (PRE) to offer turn-key integration of PRE, a transparency service from AAAS that improves the visibility of the peer review process. To mark this partnership and help publishers illustrate the integrity of their peer review process, PRE will cover any development costs for the first five HighWire publishing partners to adopt PRE in 2017.

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Canadian Family Physician Journal launches new website on HighWire Press's JCore platform

21 April 2017

Canadian Family Physician (CFP), the official scientific journal of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), has launched a dynamic new website on HighWire Press’s JCore platform.

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HighWire Partners with Hypothesis to Integrate Annotation Across Publications

7 April 2017

HighWire’s JCore platform to support open, online annotation for publishers who want a new way for readers to engage with their content

April 6, 2017 - Today HighWire Press and Hypothesis announce a partnership which adds open annotation capability to over 3,000 journals, books, reference works, and proceedings published on HighWire’s JCore platform.

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American Society of Neuroradiology New Journal Website Goes Live on HighWire Press's JCore Platform

5 April 2017

Upgrade to JCore delivers improved user experience for both readers and Society staff  

The American Society of Neuroradiology's (ASNR) has re-launched its flagship journal, the American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR), on HighWire Press’s JCore platform.  The launch was announced today at HighWire’s Spring Publishers meeting.

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American Society of Anesthesiologists Adds HighWire’s Impact Vizor Visual Analytics for International Program Development

5 April 2017

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), publisher of Anesthesiology, will use HighWire’s Impact Vizor visual analytics suite to identify trends and evaluate the impact of its publishing program. Impact Vizor is an interactive tool that combines large data sets in a visual environment for rapid insights into trends across the publishing landscape.

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The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Adds HighWire’s Impact Vizor to Support Goals and Inform its Global Publishing Strategy

5 April 2017

The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) will use Impact Vizor  visual analytics suite from HighWire Press to inform strategic decisions for its journals program. Impact Vizor can help the AATS evaluate trends and identify the impact of articles across its publishing program, including the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.