For immediate release, December 12th, 2017 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, has announced the latest associations to sign up for its service. The breadth of organizations represented demonstrates the growing range of regions and communities in which Kudos is being recognized as a “must have” tool for managing research dissemination and impact.
|Celebrating a century of academic excellence in accounting research and education, the American Accounting Association publishes 17 world-class scholarly journals, such as The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons, and Issues in Accounting Education. “We are excited to partner with Kudos to maximize the impact of the work of our scholars and to support our researchers as they disseminate articles and measure the results. As publishing undergoes continued disaggregation, Kudos will be invaluable in tracking the success of research promotion across several channels of communication and in building content strategies for our global research community,” says Susan Rockwell, Director, Publications & Content Strategy at American Accounting Association.
|The American Meteorological Society publishes books, monographs and eleven peer-reviewed journals in the atmospheric, oceanic and hydrologic sciences. Ken Heideman, Director of Publications for the American Meteorological Society, says, “We are pleased to provide Kudos as a service to our authors. Our primary mission is to disseminate the highest-quality research results expeditiously. The Kudos platform goes a step further by enabling our authors to maximize the impact and visibility of their work and expand readership for and understanding of their papers.”
|The American Psychiatric Association publishes books, journals, and online products designed to advance the science of psychiatry and all mental health professions.
|The Institution of Civil Engineers publishes a wide range of books and journals sharing expert advice, ground-breaking research and best practice in civil engineering and construction. Mike Cookson, General Manager of ICE Publishing, the publishing division of the Institution of Civil Engineers, says, “We are very pleased to be able to provide our authors with a dynamic new platform to publicize their research. By our partnering with Kudos, ICE Publishing authors can now benefit from a communications network with a proven ability to increase the visibility, understanding, and impact of their work.”
If you’d like to join the growing list of publishers, societies and institutions working with Kudos to better amplify, support and learn from researchers’ communications around their work, please contact us.
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Over 185,000 researchers have signed up to use Kudos’ free platform for managing communications around their publications – across multiple publishers and tools. They explain work in plain language and generate trackable links for sharing via email, web and social networks; these enable communications to be directly mapped against views, downloads, altmetrics and citations. Kudos thereby provides researchers, and their publishers and institutions, with a rich understanding of which channels and activities are most effective for broadening reach and impact. Kudos has over 100 publisher, institutional, society and corporate customers around the world. Recent analysis of Kudos data indicates that growth in full text downloads on the publisher site is 23% higher when the Kudos toolkit is used. Kudos won the 2015 ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing and has been named in Outsell’s “Ten to Watch” for three consecutive years; Outsell recently assigned a “positive” rating to Kudos’ new “shareable PDF, describing it as a “a pragmatic solution to a key industry issue”.
About the American Accounting Association
Founded in 1916, the American Accounting Association is the largest community of accountants in academia. Shaping the future of accounting through teaching and research, the AAA has a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge publications and a global network of thought leaders in accounting.
About the American Meteorological Society
Founded in 1919, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) is the nation’s premier scientific and professional organization promoting and disseminating information about the atmospheric, oceanic, hydrologic sciences. Our more than 13,000 members include scientists, researchers, educators, broadcast meteorologists, students, weather enthusiasts, and other professionals in the fields of weather, water, and climate.
American Psychiatric Association Publishing
American Psychiatric Association Publishing is the world’s premier publisher of books, journals, and multimedia on psychiatry, mental health and behavioral science. We offer authoritative, up-to-date and affordable information geared toward psychiatrists, other mental health professionals, psychiatric residents, medical students and the general public.
The Institution of Civil Engineers is an international membership organisation that promotes and advances civil engineering around the world. ICE is a professional qualifying body; a provider of resources to encourage innovation and excellence; and, through its publishing and conference programmes, a centre for the exchange of specialist knowledge for academics, researchers, and practitioners.
ICE Publishing, the publishing division of the Institution of Civil Engineers, is a leading provider of information in the fields of civil engineering, construction, and materials science. ICE Publishing produces a wide range of publications that disseminate best practice, expert advice, and ground-breaking research. ICE Virtual Library (www.icevirtuallibrary.com) is the exclusive online content platform for ICE Publishing.