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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...

Aug 19, 2014, 10:05 ET
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Managing Research and Authoring Is Now Seamless with Google Docs Add-on for ProQuest Flow™

 ProQuest Flow™, a cloud-based research management solution, has released an add-on to interoperate with Google...

Aug 15, 2014, 10:55 ET
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ProQuest LLC to Host Second Quarter 2014 Results Conference Call, Tuesday, August 19 at 11:00 a.m. ET

ProQuest LLC, a global information firm central to research, released its second quarter 2014 financial results (through June 30, 2014) on August,...

Aug 07, 2014, 10:00 ET
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MSU Libraries Implement Summon Discovery Tool

 The Michigan State University Libraries have selected the Summon® discovery service from ProQuest for implementation at the nation's...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
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ProQuest Transforms Discovery and Research Management with Seamless Solution for Researchers

 Reinforcing the value of libraries as the hub for university research, ProQuest is transforming end-to-end researcher workflows by integrating...

Jun 27, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Ancestry and ProQuest Announce Expanded Distribution Agreement

 Ancestry, the world's largest online family history resource, and ProQuest announced today an expanded agreement to create broader and deeper...

Jun 27, 2014, 09:00 ET
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ProQuest Will Launch New Historical Statistical Resource and Expanded Newspaper Archives

ProQuest unique primary sources that enable scholars to improve their research outcomes with expanded historical archives of newspaper content and...

Jun 26, 2014, 12:08 ET
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ProQuest Genealogy Expert William Forsyth Earns Distinguished Industry Achievement Award

 The Reference and User Services Association, (RUSA), a Division of the American Library Association, announced William (Bill) Forsyth,...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:55 ET
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ProQuest Debuts Beta of New Ebook Reader on ebrary Platform

 ProQuest continues to innovate the use of ebooks in research, launching a beta version of its new ebook reader, developed with extensive user...

Jun 25, 2014, 10:00 ET
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ProQuest Broadens Commitment to Spectrum Scholarship Program

 Libraries serve as the foundation for life-long learning in our society but as they transform, the need for a new generation of culturally...