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Aug 17, 2017, 10:30 ET ProQuest Welcomes Michael Rai

Michael Rai has joined ProQuest as the new General Manager, Corporate Markets, overseeing the ProQuest Dialog® and Pi2™ products as well as sales...


Aug 01, 2017, 11:30 ET Public Libraries Prioritize Space Reclamation

As libraries increasingly function as "community hubs," public librarians are prioritizing space reclamation to create collaborative...


Jul 20, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Expands Wiley Content in the Academic Complete® Database

The ProQuest® Academic Complete® ebook subscription database, the first and leading ebook subscription for libraries worldwide, is expanding access...


Jul 12, 2017, 11:30 ET Karger Publishers Platform Now Accessible Via OASIS

ProQuest has joined forces with Karger Publishers to offer books from this leading medical science publisher via the OASIS® platform. This...


Jul 07, 2017, 05:00 ET Joint Consortia Framework Ranks ProQuest as Key Supplier for Print and E Books

ProQuest has been ranked highly in every print and ebook category for the Joint Consortia Framework Agreement in the United Kingdom and Northern...


Jun 23, 2017, 11:30 ET OASIS Operates with Alma and Alexander Street

ProQuest is simplifying workflows for librarians with two initiatives that bring together complementary assets to enrich its OASIS® search, select...


Jun 22, 2017, 11:30 ET Syndetics Unbound Integrated with Primo and Summon

ProQuest and Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, are helping libraries improve the research experience and expand exploration by integrating ProQuest®...


Jun 21, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Solutions Help Libraries Reclaim Space

Over 80% of U.S. librarians have deemed space reclamation a priority or stated that it will be in the near future, according to research conducted...


Jun 13, 2017, 11:30 ET Genocide Survivor Testimonies Enrich Learning at NSU

Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is one of a growing number of institutions offering access to University of Southern California (USC) Shoah...


May 23, 2017, 10:00 ET ProQuest's Sanford Passes Baton to Shem Tov

Matti Shem Tov, President of Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, will succeed Kurt Sanford as CEO of ProQuest in 2017. ProQuest's success under Mr....


May 16, 2017, 11:30 ET Canadian Libraries Now Get Region-Specific Content

New Canada Ebook Subscription from ProQuest Supports Increasingly Diverse Curricula and Research Demands Enrollment in Canadian public...


May 09, 2017, 11:30 ET NC LIVE and ProQuest Team Up for North Carolina

North Carolina's innovative consortium NC LIVE is teaming with ProQuest and Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, to expand its offering of ProQuest®...


May 04, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest and InfoReady Simplify Grant Workflow

ProQuest and InfoReady Corporation are enabling research administrators to save time and improve the accuracy of grant application management by...


Apr 13, 2017, 11:49 ET ProQuest and CALIS Bring Chinese Scholarship to a Global Audience

ProQuest and China Academic Library Information System (CALIS), a consortium of Chinese higher education libraries, have expanded their...


Apr 11, 2017, 11:30 ET Private Papers of Robert E. Lee Go Online Via ProQuest

"Columns of enemy accompanied by artillery and wagons passing for hours today to our left. Also, two trains crowded with troops in same direction –...


Mar 30, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Helps Libraries Meet Demand for Chinese-language Resources

ProQuest is collaborating with Asian Studies scholars, librarians and Chinese-language publishers to offer a selection of Chinese- language ebooks,...


Mar 29, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Chosen by University of Manchester to Digitize Theses

To preserve and promote its world-class research, the University of Manchester has signed a two-year Digital Archiving and Access Program (DAAP)...


Mar 21, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest's OASIS Increases Customer Choice with Addition of Rittenhouse R2 Digital Library Platform

ProQuest is teaming with Rittenhouse Book Distributors so libraries can order ebooks from the R2 Digital platform via the OASIS system. This...


Mar 14, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest joins Jisc's Digital Archival Collections Group Purchasing Pilot

ProQuest is working with Jisc to enable UK Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to build strong, user-centered research collections that better...


Mar 06, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Dialog, PatSeer Partner to Create Comprehensive IP Research Solution

ProQuest has joined forces with Gridlogics to provide intellectual property searchers with the industry's most comprehensive set of search,...


Feb 28, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Names Robert VanHees Chief Financial Officer

Robert VanHees has joined ProQuest as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, overseeing the company's financial functions, including...


Feb 21, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest OASIS Adds De Gruyter

ProQuest has joined forces with De Gruyter to make De Gruyter ebooks available for purchase through the OASIS® system. Spanning 28 subject areas...


Feb 12, 2017, 18:15 ET Western Sydney University and ProQuest Team to Offer eTextbooks to Students

A ground-breaking collaboration between Western Sydney University and ProQuest provides digital textbooks for commencing university students...


Feb 10, 2017, 10:00 ET ProQuest Launches Displaced Researchers Program

ProQuest has launched a program to provide no-cost access to its databases for students and researchers who have been separated from their...


Feb 08, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Explores Obstacles and Opportunities in Managing Book Collections

ProQuest's latest whitepaper "Obstacles and Opportunities: Ebooks, Print and the Impact of Choice on Libraries and the Users They Serve" is now...