January 18, 2022

Springer Formally Launches New Platform for the Corporate Sector: Springer for R&D

From a Company Announcement:

Springer Science+Business Media has launched a new corporate platform, Springer for R & D, which provides access to over 5.6 million research documents, all optimized for specific corporate markets. Springer for R & D aims to become the primary resource destination for all new corporate and medical customers. All articles in Springer for R & D are taken from Springer’s online platform SpringerLink, which will remain in its existing form serving the academic community.


Featuring new content navigation by industry sectors, Springer for R & D provides instant access to pertinent materials to groups of customers in industry sectors from Automotive to Oil, Gas & Geosciences and from IT to Biotechnology. The platform utilizes agile software development methodologies, enabling Springer to quickly develop and deploy new features. This same methodology allows Springer to optimally offer content to both the niche research organization and the large multinational company alike.

Read the Complete Announcement

Direct to Springer for R&D Web Site and Search Interface

Note: Springer for R&D  Industry Sectors (16):

Chemical Manufacturing
Consumer Packaged Goods
Energy Utilities & Environment
Finance, Business & Banking
Health and Hospitals
IT and Software
Materials & Steel
Oil, Gas & Geosciences

Springer for R&D launched in beta about three months ago.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.