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Peter Lang Publishing Group to Preserve e-books with Portico

07.06.17

Peter Lang Publishing Group will preserve e-books with Portico, ensuring that they will be secure and available into the future.

Peter Lang is an independent publishing group with over 40 years of experience in academic publishing around the world. Headquartered in Switzerland and with publishing houses located in Berne, Brussels, Frankfurt am Main, Oxford and New York, the company has made academic research in the Humanities and Social sciences available worldwide for over four decades. Today, the Peter Lang group publishes over 1,500 new titles each year in both print and digital formats as well as Open Access. It covers the complete publication spectrum from monographs to student textbooks.

“Portico provides the broadest coverage for our clients and we are pleased to be able to guarantee access to the digital content that libraries worldwide use from Peter Lang,” says Kelly Shergill, CEO at Peter Lang Academic Publishers. “Digital objects are fragile and digital preservation is an important component of our strategy. Peter Lang has always focused on long-term availability of the scholarly research published with Peter Lang regardless of format.”

For more information, please visit the publisher’s page on the Portico website.