Additional Support and Expertise

In addition to the core publishing services that IOP Publishing provides for partners, there are a range of further support and consultancy options available. These range from portfolio development to specialised support and can also include specially customised activity depending on partner requirements.


Portfolio Management and Development

The way that your community interacts with your publications has changed and will continue to evolve. As a society publisher ourselves, we understand the challenges this brings and can help you to meet the changing needs of your research community with advice on publishing issues. We can assist with areas such as:

  • Publishing industry expertise
  • Marketing and brand positioning
  • Digital capabilities and innovation
  • Market intelligence
  • Growing your global audience
  • PR and visibility support


Support Services

Once a society makes the decision to partner with IOP Publishing, they stay in that partnership and it develops over time. Partners frequently comment on the personal attention and flexible approach that they experience. We pride ourselves on providing a dedicated team for each partner and the result is a real human touch and a strong, collaborative relationship. Our strengths include:

  • Regular personal contact
  • Reporting on financial results and all activity
  • Partner newsletter
  • Industry-leading customer service department across the globe
  • On-going advice and technical support
  • Industry compliance


Customised Services

A partner may wish to extend the already comprehensive relationship to draw on other areas of IOP Publishing’s skill set. We are always happy to talk with both current and new partners about joining our industry knowledge with your subject expertise. Examples might be:

  • Community websites
  • Archive digitisation
  • Member publications
  • Unique marketing campaigns
  • Technical development