CACTUS partners with IntechOpen to help researchers find the most relevant open science journals on R Discovery

Cactus Communications

July 26, 2023

Cactus Communications (CACTUS), a science communication and technology company, has partnered with IntechOpen, a pioneer in Open Access book and journal publishing to index their open science journals into the R Discovery system. The partnership will allow the global research community to read the journals’ titles and abstracts on the R Discovery app and will direct the reader to the journals’ websites for access to full-text papers published in IntechOpen.

Abhishek Goel, CEO & Co-founder, CACTUS, said, “Our endeavour to help researchers globally find the right content without wasting their precious time and improve their papers with R Discovery’s capabilities continue with this partnership. Our collaboration with IntechOpen will help us towards creating an integrated ecosystem, directing app users toward more relevant and authentic content.”

Natalia Reinic Babic, Head of Journal Publishing and Open Science, IntechOpen, said, “For IntechOpen, collaboration with CACTUS through R Discovery further proves our dedication to Open Science values through broadening access to our journals’ full-text research papers and supporting the exchange of knowledge. Our partnership with R Discovery will help direct researchers toward relevant and trusted journal articles quickly and efficiently.”

CACTUS’ R Discovery app has been downloaded more than two million times by researchers from over 190 countries. Researchers regularly use the app to find new content and access full-text articles. Currently, the app can provide access to over 100 million papers from 32,000+ journals covering more than 9.5+ million research topics across various subject areas, such as life sciences, biology, medicine, philosophy, political science, environmental science, social sciences, and psychology. It is also the largest open access repository, with more than 40 million open access journal articles available. Users can access paywalled articles through their university credentials. R Discovery is one of the largest repositories of research content with on-the-go accessibility.

IntechOpen is a pioneer of Open Access books and journals within the fields of science, technology, and medicine. IntechOpen is built on the belief that scientific progress is made through collaboration and is committed to openly sharing scientific research across the world, making it available for the benefit of all. To know more, please visit R Discovery