Solutions for All Publishers
2. Metapress Standard: is for publishers who require some customization to match their current corporate online presence. Metapress® meets the needs of these publishers through individualized profile sites, customizable commercial offers, and opportunities to engage with the metapress® team as new feature content is developed.
3. Metapress Tailor-Made: is for publishers who need substantial customization to meet their business needs. We know that some publishers have a wide variety of publications from Journals to books to databases. They have large holdings and complex issues to manage. These publishers require special management and focus to deliver their value to the market. Metapress® Tailor-Made is the custom service that addresses the special needs of these publishers.
Publishers decide on the business model right for them:
Metapress® believes that publishers know their customers best that is why we support many different business models. Publishers may want to the option to sell by the article, rent chapters for a limited period of time, or divide a corpus into collections based on subject or age of material. Metapress® supports a variety of business models.
Prices are flexible and based on the following:
- How the content is provided by the publisher
- The volume of content hosted
- The service options you select
Metapress® also provides publishers transparent, dependable support with the publisher’s site available online around the clock. Publishers can be assured that their content will be available around the clock to support their users, researchers, and other users of their content.
Online electronic hosting involves publishing documents or periodicals in a presentation format suitable for the Internet. As a host provider, metapress® provides the necessary hardware and connectivity to the Internet so the document is available to authorized users on the Web.
As a complete hosting solution, MetaPress® offers document conversion, stabilization and metadata preparation services, and access control to the content being hosted, as well as an intuitive user interface.
Metapress® also, distributes a publisher’s content to aggregation bureaus for redistribution.
Additional Content Access
From Open Access to exclusive prepress access, metapress® enables access to content based on the publisher’s business model down to the content contribution level. Our “Look Inside” feature allows publishers to provide a pre-determined peek at the content to assure the user that the content matches his/her need. As part of the core features of metapress®, users can search and browse a publisher’s content; mark and save content for later user; and create alerts for areas of interest.
The value of our service comes from extensive investment in refining our proprietary platform. Metapress® has a financial advantage over our competitors because we are a wholly owned subsidiary of EBSCO Industries, Inc. The financial stability of EBSCO means we can focus on managing content on behalf of our clients.