CLOCKSS Announces the Participation of Seven Additional Publishers

CLOCKSS, the decentralized preservation archive that ensures that the digital assets of the community will survive intact, announced the participation of seven additional publishers.

Professor Jakub Bijak, Editor-in-Chief of Demographic Research, an online-only journal published by the Max Planck Institute of Demographic Research, said: “In a rapidly-changing world of digital publishing, agile solutions for safe preservation of academic publications are becoming more important than ever. We are delighted to be joining CLOCKSS and look forward to working together on establishing a secure digital archive of our journal content.”

New Publishers include:

  • Airiti, Inc.
  • Baghdad Science Journal
  • Centro Latinoamericano de Estudios en Informática (CLEI)
  • International Structural Engineering and Construction Society
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine
  • Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
  • Pro Medicina Foundation

About: CLOCKSS is a not-for-profit joint venture between the world’s leading academic publishers and research libraries whose mission is to build a sustainable, international, and geographically distributed dark archive with which to ensure the long-term survival of Web-based scholarly publications for the benefit of the greater global research community.