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13 Apr, 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...


11 Apr, 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 –...


30 Mar, 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,...


29 Mar, 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)...


21 Mar, 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...


14 Mar, 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...


06 Mar, 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,...


28 Feb, 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...


21 Feb, 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...


12 Feb, 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...


10 Feb, 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...


08 Feb, 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...


21 Jan, 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...


19 Jan, 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...


17 Jan, 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...


12 Jan, 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...


10 Jan, 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...


05 Jan, 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...


08 Dec, 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...


08 Dec, 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...


07 Dec, 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...


01 Dec, 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...


01 Nov, 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...


28 Oct, 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...


27 Oct, 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...