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June 21, 2023

ITHAKA announces new services for academic, research, and cultural institutions to share, preserve, and manage digital collections

ITHAKA announced today a new set of services to help academic, research, and cultural institutions easily and affordably share, preserve, and manage their local digital collections. Using the same infrastructure that powers ITHAKA’s nonprofit services JSTOR and Portico, institutions can now increase the reach and usefulness of their local digital collections, secure access for generations to come, and further the mission they share with one another and ITHAKA to improve access to knowledge worldwide. “Research and learning increasingly take place… Read more

May 23, 2023

Portico access alert: Eight scholarly journals

Portico is now providing access to eight additional journals, published by Clarivate Analytics, Critical Studies Research Group, Episteme Health, and Exeley, Inc. These include: Apex (Exeley) Open Access Critical Studies: Interdisciplinary Journal of the Humanities (Critical Studies Research Group) Open Access Drug News & Perspectives (Clarivate Analytics) Drugs of the Future (Clarivate Analytics)… Read more

April 4, 2023

Portico and KB extend their collaboration to support preservation of the scholarly record

Portico and the KB, National Library of the Netherlands, are pleased to announce that they have extended their longstanding collaboration to host an online replica of the Portico archive at the KB. For more than a decade, the KB and Portico cooperated to form and implement their respective digital preservation principles and practices. They have worked together over the years to research the handling of digital preservation formats and to develop automated preservation workflows. As part of this work, Portico… Read more

March 17, 2023

Portico access alert: Integrated Healthcare Journal

Portico is now providing access to the content from the BMJ Publishing Group’s Integrated Healthcare Journal. This journal supported a connected approach for healthcare design and delivery in which health and social care professionals, service providers, patients, patient groups, and carers were brought together to collaborate in a unified approach.  This journal has ceased publication as of March 15, 2023 and will no longer be available through the publisher; therefore, it has… Read more

January 18, 2023

Key developments in Portico’s work: 2022 year in review

As we begin a new year, we’re pleased to share an update on our shared mission to preserve the scholarly record. With the support of 1,000+ libraries and 1,000+ publishers, Portico is preserving an ever-increasing set of content, carrying out important research on emerging and future preservation needs, and piloting an initiative to preserve historical content from under-represented communities.  Expanding the digital archive: Portico continues to add a growing stream of e-journal, e-book, and digital collection… Read more

January 4, 2023

Portico access alert: Titles from BMJ and Morgan & Claypool

Portico is now providing access to the following content: BMJ Open Science, a journal published by BMJ Publishing Group, covered the whole range of preclinical and translational biomedical research and meta-research. This journal has ceased publication as of January 2023 and will no longer be available from the publisher. It was originally published Open Access and Portico will continue to make the full journal freely available to the community. Colloquium Series on… Read more

December 13, 2022

Texas Digital Library & Portico: A Community-Based Digital Preservation Partnership

Portico and the Texas Digital Library (TDL), along with colleagues at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), are proud to announce a partnership to support the mission of preserving the scholarly record. Portico is a community-supported digital preservation service that safeguards access to e-journals, e-books, and digital collections to ensure they remain accessible and usable for future researchers, scholars, and students through a methodology that includes… Read more

November 2, 2022

Portico access alert: 13 Morgan & Claypool ebook series

Portico now hosts the content from 13 ebook series in the Colloquium Digital Library of the Life Sciences, published by Morgan & Claypool. These titles presented introductory overviews of important research areas in the biomedical and life sciences, authored by leading experts in each field. Colloquium Series on Biotechnology Colloquium Series on Building Blocks of the Cell: Cell Structure and Function Colloquium Series on Developmental Biology… Read more

September 6, 2022

45 publishers, including 41 Open Access, join Portico

Portico recently reached a milestone of 1,000 publisher participants, and we continue to welcome new content providers to the archive. Forty-five publishers have joined Portico so far in 2022 alone. Of these new publishers, 41 are Open Access, bringing our total to 491 OA publishers across journals and ebooks.  Notably, Classiques Garnier is preserving journals, books, and digital collections in Portico. Founded in Paris in 1896,… Read more

August 30, 2022

Portico at iPres 2022

The Digital Preservation Coalition is hosting the iPres conference in Glasgow from September 12-16, 2022. The Portico team is looking forward to joining the conference and participating in a lively exchange of ideas with the global digital preservation community. Welcoming new colleagues to iPres We’re proud to sponsor bursaries for conference attendees from underrepresented countries, expanding the cultural diversity of the iPres community.  This year’s successful applicants are based at Busitema University… Read more