AIC Is New Partner for BIOSIS Document Express

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Life science abstracting and indexing service BIOSIS has announced partnership with Advanced Information Consultants, Inc. (AIC). Effective July 1, 1996, AIC of Canton, Michigan, is the exclusive provider of documents and services for BIOSIS Document Express (formerly offered in cooperation with EBSCOdoc). AIC, a respected leader in the document delivery industry, will fulfill document requests only when copyright and/or publisher agreements allow them to do so.

John E. Anderson, president of BIOSIS, said, "AIC has a network of resources that is unparalleled in the document delivery industry. They supply thousands of documents each week to their clients, and their specialized information system will enable them to track requests and manage BIOSIS Document Express efficiently. Having access to full documents is a vital link in the information chain, so this service is valuable. AIC has an excellent reputation and my colleagues at BIOSIS and I look forward to a long and prosperous relationship with this organization."

Barton B. Bryant, president of Advanced Information Consultants, also expressed enthusiasm about BIOSIS Document Express. "I am pleased that BIOSIS has agreed to enter into this partnership. The broad scope of coverage in BIOSIS' databases provides unique references to basic and applied research in virtually all areas of the life sciences, from agriculture to biotechnology, microbiology, pharmacology, and public health. …