“We considered many alternatives before selecting Tizra, but concluded that their nimble ebook tools best complemented the HighWire Open Platform, helping us expand our focus on discoverability and creating the most intuitive user experience.”
—Tom Rump, CEO
“We host a massive amount of content for high-impact journals and needed to expand into the ebook market with some weight. We did not want to reinvent the e-reader wheel.”
—Melinda Boland, Sr. Product Manager
HighWire Press provides the latest in digital publishing solutions to the scholarly community. As the premier, independent, technology partner to over 145 influential societies, university presses, and other independent publishers, HighWire shares ideas and innovations in online publishing, producing hundreds of high-impact, peer-reviewed journals, books, reference works, and other scholarly content. Founded in 1995 as an enterprise of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire helped pioneer today's online scholarly journal.
After consulting closely with their customers, HighWire decided that the time had come to move forward with a more sophisticated, combined journal/ebook product. A key building block of the strategy required greater scale and speed to market, as well as proven technology that offered the flexibility to evolve over time.
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