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Dec 11, 2014, 12:43 ET

ProQuest Taps Kristi Marchbanks to Lead Global Sales, Marketing and Customer Experience

 ProQuest has named Kristi Marchbanks as its Senior Vice President, Global Sales, Marketing and Customer Experience. In her new role, Ms....

Nov 20, 2014, 12:39 ET

ProQuest Creates the First Complete, Digital Trove of Executive Orders and Presidential Proclamations

ProQuest is enabling researchers to access a critical missing piece for understanding historic events with a first-ever complete, digital...

Nov 13, 2014, 12:41 ET

APA Makes Hundreds of Current Ebooks Available for Individual Purchase through ebrary®

Libraries around the world can now acquire the essential Psychology and Behavioral and Social Sciences titles researchers need under flexible...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

"My Intota" Streamlines Library Management Workflows

 Day-to-day library collection management activities for academic librarians using ProQuest Intota™ ( now...

Nov 11, 2014, 10:10 ET

Snowden's Leaks and the Documents that Tell the History of Electronic Surveillance Now Accessible Online for Researchers

In 2013, when Edward Snowden leaked classified National Security Agency (NSA) documents, he brought the world's attention to the issues of privacy,...

Nov 07, 2014, 12:04 ET

Intota set to transform library management at key institutions in the UK

Institutions across the UK are choosing to transform their library management systems using the new cloud-based Intota™, from ProQuest....

Nov 07, 2014, 09:05 ET

ProQuest LLC to Host Third Quarter 2014 Results Conference Call, Wednesday, November 12 at 11:00 a.m. ET

ProQuest LLC, a global information firm central to research, will release its third quarter 2014 financial results (through September 30, 2014) on...

Nov 05, 2014, 09:30 ET

ProQuest Boosts Study of American Civil Rights Movement by Digitizing SNCC and CORE Papers

 ProQuest continues to advance the study of the civil rights movement in America. The company has digitized the papers of the Student...

Nov 04, 2014, 09:54 ET

LibraryThing for Libraries Answers "What Do I Read Next?"

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Library users will find it easier than ever to discover what to read next as LibraryThing for...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:01 ET
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Management of Core Titles from Resources for College Libraries Simplified

 Academic libraries building their collections with core titles from Resources for College Libraries™ (RCL) can stretch their collection...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
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California Library Consortium Evaluates Usage of Millions of Monographs to Create Collaborative Library Collections

 Libraries worldwide are transforming their spaces to better align with the changing needs of their communities. The Statewide California...

Oct 06, 2014, 12:23 ET
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ProQuest and The Economist Intelligence Unit Collaborate on New Country Reports Digital Archive

 ProQuest and The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) have teamed to create the first online archive of the EIU's global economic analyses...

Oct 02, 2014, 11:31 ET
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NC LIVE Turns to ProQuest to Enrich Service to Libraries and Users

 NC LIVE, a renowned consortium that provides digital content and services to public and academic libraries in North Carolina, is replacing a...

Oct 02, 2014, 09:55 ET
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Free Resource for Libraries Provides Authoritative Reviews of Serials Titles

 Librarians frequently utilize reviews of books, serials and other research materials to determine what to include in their collections....

Oct 01, 2014, 12:02 ET
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In October, Head to the Library to Create Your Family Tree

October is Family History Month and a great time to add to or begin researching a family tree. This increasingly popular hobby has been given a...

Sep 29, 2014, 11:00 ET
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ProQuest Collections Are Now Indexed and Discoverable through the Central Index of Ex Libris Primo

 Information industry leaders ProQuest and Ex Libris® Group are pleased to announce that over 200 of ProQuest's most widely used databases...

Sep 25, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Mobile Optimized K-12 Resources Empower Educators and Engage Students

 Educators and students this fall are benefiting from online resources from ProQuest that are mobile optimized, include new instructional tools...

Sep 24, 2014, 10:00 ET
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University of Canterbury Simplifies Library Collection Management with Intota Assessment

 The University of Canterbury recently selected Intota™ Assessment (

Sep 22, 2014, 10:06 ET
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Edison's Diaries, Lab Journals and Letters Now Available in ProQuest® History Vault

ProQuest and Rutgers University are teaming to make the University's acclaimed Thomas A. Edison Papers more accessible to scholars and students...

Sep 10, 2014, 03:00 ET
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Website Showcases Writing From First World War Trenches

2014 marks the centenary of the First World War. To commemorate it, information powerhouse ProQuest has created a free online gallery of...