STM Online Services 2016-2020
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STM Online Services 2016-2020Scientific & technical (STM) online services loom larger in the professional publishing market than ever before. Books are in decline and journals face upheaval from the impact of open access policies. STM online services represent an exciting market where there is growth and opportunity for development and collaboration. Rely on Simba Information’s STM Online Services 2016-2020 to build your strategy in the critical online STM publishing market for this year and beyond.
STM Online Services 2016-2020 provides an overview and financial outlook for the global STM online services market based on specific research and analysis of the leading competitors’ performance. Company performance is estimated through 2016.
The overall STM publishing market is divided into:
- Abstracting & Indexing Services (A&I): secondary publishing services almost entirely delivered via electronic databases, but including a dwindling portion from print, CD-ROM or even microfiche.
- Online Content: stand-alone STM Web sites, electronic databases and online marketplaces that are not based on books, journals or A&I services. Includes standards, patents, training and certification, clinical reference, drug databases, reference management and analytical tools.
STM Online Services 2016-2020 contains separate chapters covering the STM publishing market, key competitors, and trends and forecast that include:
- Simba’s exclusive analysis of market size and structure
- A look at the geographic breakdown of online services sales
- Discussion and analysis of the impact of currency movements
- A discussion of the market for non-English-language online services
- Ranking and analysis of the top ten online services competitors
- Tracking merger and acquisition activity
Key trends in online STM services discussed include:
- The impact of political and economic uncertainty
- Consolidation among market leaders
- Dynamic publishing the next step in technical evolution
- Social Media increases product engagement
- Altmetrics go deeper.
Publishing companies covered in this report include:
- Clarivate Analytics
- Wolters Kluwer
- IHS Markit
- American Chemical Society
- Truven Healthcare Analytics
- Hearst Health Network
STM Online Services 2016-2020 is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the STM publishing industry.
Simba has a knowledge base from more than 20 years worth of perspective on these markets and the rapid changes in technology, the economy, mergers, partnerships and public policy that affect it.