Peerwith partners with academic publisher, De Gruyter to develop collaborative peer-2-peer marketplace for authors

10th September 2018

Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10th September 2018 / Sciad NewswirePeerwith is pleased to announce a new partnership with the independent academic publisher, De Gruyter, a company with a tradition dating back to 1749.

Peerwith is jointly developing a De Gruyter branded marketplace solution. On this transparent, peer-2-peer marketplace De Gruyter can now offer its authors an extensive range of services such as English language editing, scientific editing and manuscript formatting. Designed with the De Gruyter corporate brand in mind, this secure environment has been built using the most innovative, smart and integrated platform for author services and is powered by Peerwith. Peerwith invites you to visit the De Gruyter branded marketplace at: https://peerwith.degruyter.com/.

Ivo Verbeek, Director of Peerwith, says of the partnership, “We are connecting De Gruyter authors with peers who are experts in author services. Our model fosters collaboration to improve the quality of scientific output. We like to believe our solution helps strengthen academic brands through innovative, smart, secure, integrable and transparent author services offerings. We are very pleased that De Gruyter has placed its trust in us.”

The De Gruyter branded marketplace fully implements the unique benefits of the Peerwith model, where authors pay fair fees for high-quality services tailored to individual requirements and carried out via a transparent business model. For the experts who provide these author services, Peerwith provides fair pay and recognition for their valuable work.

“Collaboration with Peerwith and the platform that has evolved from it, allows us to better serve our authors. Our authors are now able to benefit from services they may need in a transparent and fair manner, and also engage constructively with a wider network of peers” said Alexander Faust, Director Production at De Gruyter. 

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For more information, contact: 

Corporate Contact 
Ivo Verbeek
Peerwith BV
T: +31-6-24670523
E: ivo@peerwith.com

PR Contact   
Deborah Cockerill / Juliette Craggs / Emma Pickup
Sciad Communications
T: +44 (0)20 7470 8801
E: peerwith@sciad.com

Notes to Editors:

About Peerwith
Peerwith is a peer-2-peer researcher services platform, connecting academics and experts across the world, making the researcher services market more collaborative, affordable and transparent. We push the frontiers of communication in science by providing the most innovative, smart, secure, integrable and transparent technological solutions. Peerwith aims to advance science globally by connecting researchers with international experts to improve the quality of their academic work. Visit us at www.peerwith.com or our blog at blog.peerwith.com.

About De Gruyter
De Gruyter publishes first-class scholarship and has done so for more than 260 years. An international, independent publisher headquartered in Berlin -- and with further offices in Boston, Beijing, Basel, Vienna, Warsaw and Munich -- it publishes over 1,300 new book titles each year and more than 900 journals in the humanities, social sciences, medicine, mathematics, engineering, computer sciences, natural sciences, and law. The publishing house also offers a wide range of digital media, including open access journals and books. The group includes the imprints De Gruyter Akademie Forschung, Birkhäuser, De Gruyter Mouton, De Gruyter Oldenbourg, De Gruyter Saur, De|G Press, Düsseldorf University Press and Deutscher Kunstverlag (DKV) as well as the publishing services provider Sciendo. For more information, visit: www.degruyter.com.