Term: content provider Class:  
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Created 16 January 2018
Last modified 16 January 2018
Contributed by Stephen Richard


Definition: An organization whose function is to commission, create, collect, validate, host, distribute and trade information in electronic form and in doing so provides usage data. This includes organisations sometimes referred to as “Publishers”, “Vendors”, “Platforms” and/or “Intermediaries”.
Examples: Usage:"COUNTER’s library and content provider members have contributed to the development of Release 5 (R5) of the COUNTER Code of Practice."
Any publisher, the Metropolitan Museum, Magnum, JSTOR

source: https://www.projectcounter.org/code-of-practice-five-sections/abstract/glossary Submitted 16 January 2018
by Stephen