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Series D | Alive

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$52.6M | 6 yrs ago

About ResearchGate

ResearchGate is a professional social network for scientists and researchers to collaborate, share and network. The network facilitates scientific collaboration on a global scale by allowing members to connect with colleagues, discover new research and exchange ideas online.

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Invalidenstrasse 115

Berlin, D-10115,


+49 (30) 200051011

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ResearchGate and Maximum Academic Press partner to boost global content accessibility

Sep 21, 2022

ResearchGate, the professional network for worldwide researchers, and Maximum Academic Press (MAP), an academic publisher which has launched 17 journals, have established a content partnership. The goal of the partnership is to boost the visibility and accessibility of gold open access publications, consistent with MAP’s mission of publishing high quality open science contents and making them available to scholars worldwide. MAP and ResearchGate will work together to share articles on the scholarly collaboration platform in a way that protects the rights of authors and publishers. All articles published will be uploaded by MAP to ReesearchGate. Zong-Ming (Max) Cheng, the founder of MAP: “it is a great honor that young MAP has been selected by the most prominent scholarly social network as a partner. It certifies MAP as a highly creditable publisher and global open-science content provider for the global science community.” About Maximum Academic Press Maximum Academic Press (MAP) is a scholarly open-access publishing company, founded by Professor Zong-Ming (Max) Cheng in 2020. In less than two years, MAP has successfully launched 17 academic journals which cover the research fields of agriculture, biology, environmental sciences, engineering and social sciences. All MAP journals are rigorously peer-reviewed and strictly follow the COPE guidelines. About ResearchGate ResearchGate is the professional network for researchers. Over 20 million researchers use to share and discover research, build their networks, and advance their careers. Based in Berlin, ResearchGate was founded in 2008. Its mission is to connect the world of science and make research open to all.

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ResearchGate Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was ResearchGate founded?

    ResearchGate was founded in 2008.

  • Where is ResearchGate's headquarters?

    ResearchGate's headquarters is located at Invalidenstrasse 115, Berlin.

  • What is ResearchGate's latest funding round?

    ResearchGate's latest funding round is Series D.

  • How much did ResearchGate raise?

    ResearchGate raised a total of $87.6M.

  • Who are the investors of ResearchGate?

    Investors of ResearchGate include Benchmark, Tenaya Capital, Founders Fund, Bill Gates, Four Rivers Group and 20 more.

  • Who are ResearchGate's competitors?

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