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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...


Jan 21, 2017, 12:00 ET Temple University Selects Ex Libris Alma

Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that Temple University has chosen the Ex Libris Alma® library management service to replace...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Enhances Discovery of Global 'Calls for Papers' with Pivot® Service

Through a new addition to its Pivot® service, ProQuest is further simplifying the workflow of researchers by integrating funding and publishing...


Jan 17, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest's MLA International Bibliography Named Choice Outstanding Academic Title

Scholars of literature have multiple options for accessing the Modern Language Association International Bibliography (MLAIB) database, but only...


Jan 12, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Integrates Text and Video in Seamless Search to Improve Research Experiences

One fast, comprehensive search now encompasses content in the ProQuest platform and Alexander Street's popular Academic Video Online, connecting...


Jan 10, 2017, 11:30 ET Testimonies from Genocide Survivors Enrich Research & Learning at MSU

Michigan State University is one of a growing number of institutions using video testimonies from genocide survivors to inspire learning and new...


Jan 05, 2017, 11:30 ET ProQuest Releases Results of its 2016 Information Literacy Survey

Though 83% of librarians agree that information literacy affects college graduation rates and 97% believe that this skill set contributes to...


Dec 08, 2016, 15:00 ET Winners of 2016 CGS/ProQuest® Distinguished Dissertation Awards Announced

The Council of Graduate Schools / ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards, the nation's most prestigious honors for doctoral dissertations, were...


Dec 08, 2016, 11:30 ET ProQuest Receives 2017 CSO50 Award from IDG's CSO

ProQuest has been named an honoree of a 2017 CSO50 Award from IDG's CSO. This prestigious award salutes 50 select organizations whose security...


Dec 07, 2016, 11:30 ET Hartford Public Library Enriches Catalogs with Syndetics Unbound™

Hartford Public Library has teamed with ProQuest to offer a more dynamic and engaging patron experience with Syndetics Unbound™, a catalog...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:30 ET ProQuest Selected as NICE Framework Content Provider for the NHS

ProQuest has been chosen as a National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) framework content provider, which will allow purchasers from...


Nov 01, 2016, 11:30 ET Taylor & Francis eBooks and CRC netBASE Platforms Now Available to Order through ProQuest® OASIS

The momentum continues as ProQuest joins forces with yet another publisher group – Taylor & Francis – to provide libraries with more choices...


Oct 28, 2016, 11:31 ET ProQuest Releases Results of Its 2016 Space Reclamation Survey

A newly released ProQuest survey of more than 600 libraries found that 82 percent of academic libraries consider space reclamation a priority or...


Oct 27, 2016, 11:30 ET World Scientific Platform Now Available for Orders through the ProQuest® OASIS® System

ProQuest has joined forces with yet another major publisher group – World Scientific – to provide libraries with even more choices for purchasing...


Oct 20, 2016, 11:30 ET ProQuest Uncovers and Digitizes Hundreds More Titles From the Dawn of Printing

ProQuest's comprehensive collection of Early English Books Online (EEBO) now includes even more exceptional works from the dawn of printing in...


Oct 13, 2016, 11:30 ET ProQuest Welcomes Janet Hogan to Lead Global Human Resources

ProQuest has named Janet Hogan as a leader of its Global Human Resources organization. "We are delighted to have Janet join our ProQuest...


Oct 11, 2016, 11:30 ET ProQuest Launches Innovative Catalog Enrichment Tool

ProQuest is launching Syndetics Unbound™, a new catalog enrichment service that combines and reimagines two best-of-breed technologies, the...


Oct 04, 2016, 21:00 ET ProQuest® Early English Books Online Will Enhance Research in Japan

 ProQuest® Early English Books Online (EEBO) has been chosen by the National Institute of Informatics (NII) and Japan Alliance of...