HighWire has declared about their new journal hosting agreement with BMJ. HighWire has been associated with BMJ since 2005. This agreement has a five year contractual obligation and has been renewed for the third time.
They now have a joint innovation lab with BMJ and BMJ’S senior product and tech experts will be an important part of the operation. Allison Lang, Publishing Director at BMJ says, “Innovation is at the heart of what we do. The launch of our new innovation lab with HighWire means we can leverage the very best minds when it comes to technology at the forefront of digital knowledge management. Together we want to achieve new developments that not only enable provision of healthcare knowledge globally, but set new standards of excellence for STM publishing.”