August 6, 2019 (CAMBRIDGE, MA) – The Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio®) today announced that ACS Publications, scholarly publisher of the most cited and most read peer-reviewed journals and eBooks in chemistry and related sciences, has joined MassBio Edge as a Preferred Partner. By aggregating the purchasing power of the 1,200+ member companies within MassBio, MassBio Edge allows members to have a strong presence in the marketplace and benefit from competitive discounts and premier customer service, which saves members more than $75 million each year.
As a Preferred Partner, ACS Publications offers first-time subscribers 25% off unlimited ACS Publications journals. Current subscribers will also receive 25% off Reagent Chemicals Online, and no limit to the number of users that can access the content at one time. The full listing of ACS Publication content is available at https://pubs.acs.org/.
“The next breakthrough treatments coming down the pipeline were not created overnight. They relied on decades of R&D, mentorship, and the previous findings from researchers that have tried and failed with similar therapies,” said Jason Cordeiro, Vice President of Consortium Operations, MassBio. “Through ACS Publications, we’re very excited to now offer our members discounted, expansive access to premier scholarly journals, so they can further advance the next generation of science.”
ACS Publications is a nonprofit scholarly publisher committed to publishing high-caliber research to continue attracting top authors from across the globe. Through journals, eBooks, scientific programs, and its news magazine, ACS Publications is focused on keeping pace with the fast-pacing world of science to accelerate scientists’ research and support their careers.
“While ACS Publications has long established strong relationships with corporate entities of all sizes, we are now focusing more and more energy on evolving our corporate products so that every company has a licensed subscription option at the intersection of powerful and affordable,” says Brandon Nordin, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Sales & Innovation, ACS Publications. “Partnering with MassBio Edge is a propitious way to deliver highly impactful content to the companies racing to find cures and improve patient outcomes. ACS Publications is delighted to partner with MassBio and MassBio Edge members to provide licensed access to 58 journals, eBooks, text and data mining metadata licensing, and Reagent Chemicals. We look forward to growing this relationship to ensure that MassBio Edge members continue to have at their fingertips the most cited, most trusted, and most read content in the chemical sciences.”
For more information about ACS Publication and to view contract highlights, please visit the MassBio Edge website.