A Publishing Success Story: eLife Extends Partnership with Kriyadocs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 05 April 2023
Kriyadocs is pleased to announce that one of its valued customers, eLife, has renewed its contract with the company. The renewal solidifies the successful partnership between eLife and Kriyadocs, further strengthening the mutual dedication to advancing the dissemination of scholarly research.
eLife is a nonprofit organisation that publishes cutting-edge research in the life and biomedical sciences. Its editorial mission is to support and promote innovative, influential research that advances scientific understanding and helps to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges. eLife has been a pioneer in the publishing industry by championing open access, promoting transparency and innovation in the publishing process, and providing a platform for scientific research that has the potential to shape the future of science and medicine.
Over the course of their long-standing partnership, Kriyadocs has continually enhanced its platform to support eLife’s objectives, including:
• Providing a smooth proofing process – implementing an intuitive and efficient interface that allows authors to review proofs and approve them for publication, garnering high ratings from authors about their satisfaction with the proofing experience
• Boosting research accessibility, transparency, and integrity – creating bespoke workflows to publish lay summaries, decision letters, and author responses
• Enhancing data reusability – facilitating data sharing and reuse through data availability statements, standardised formats for data, and more
• Reducing times to publication – leveraging automation to accelerate publishing workflows while steadfastly adhering to quality standards
These enhancements have resulted in benefits not only for eLife but also for the wider Kriyadocs community.
“For over 7 years, Kriyadocs has been an essential tool in our production workflow at eLife,” said Fred Atherden, Head of Production Operations, eLife. “It has provided our authors with an intuitive way to review and edit proofs prior to publication and enabled us to create customised workflows for publishing eLife digests and peer review materials. Its features have facilitated our aim of promoting best practices in open science, and by utilising automated validation, reduced our turn-around times. We would recommend it to any publishers who are interested in optimising their workflows.”
“Our partnership with eLife has been a remarkable journey of co-creation and continuous improvement,” said Ravi Venkataramani, CEO, Kriyadocs. “eLife’s commitment to scientific rigour and excellence has been a source of inspiration for us, and we have been privileged to support their editorial mission. We have worked closely with eLife’s team to develop solutions that meet their unique needs, and we have been continually driven by their enthusiasm to experiment and embrace new ideas. We are grateful for our partnership with eLife and look forward to continuing to work together to advance science and enhance the reader experience.”
With over 18 years of experience delivering solutions to its global clientele, Kriyadocs is dedicated to co-creating and collaborating with its user community to enhance and advance scholarly communication.
eLife is a non-profit, open access, and peer-reviewed journal of repute that publishes research in the life and biomedical sciences. eLife is committed to advancing science and accelerating the dissemination of new discoveries, all while promoting transparency, reproducibility, and integrity in research. In addition to research articles, eLife publishes a range of other content, including editorials, commentaries, and scientific reviews, to provide a broader context for the research and foster scientific communication and collaboration.
Contact Fred Atherden, Head of Production Operations, eLife | email@example.com
Kriyadocs was created by Exeter Premedia Services to realise its mission of providing a fantastic experience for authors and content publishers. It is an ecosystem for scholarly publishers that streamlines publishing workflows from submission to review to distribution. With an ethos of bringing agility into publishing, the Kriyadocs ecosystem provides an array of technology solutions and services to a global clientele of leading academic, professional, and scholarly publishers.
Contact Ravi Venkataramani, CEO, Kriyadocs | ravi@Kriyadocs.com