ProQuest Advocacy Efforts Support Libraries and Research

Supporting public and higher education communities

Jun 26, 2013, 06:00 ET from ProQuest

ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest®, an information firm dedicated to supporting libraries, librarians and researchers, has sponsored numerous programs and awards that recognize the achievements of library students, librarians, school faculty and staff. The investment reflects a commitment to the library community and mission to connect people with high-quality information.

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The company partners with numerous library organizations to recognize professional development, scholarship and support future generations of librarians, researchers and educators. The outreach and advocacy extends broadly across the library community in a variety of ways.

"We are committed to supporting the advancement of librarianship and connecting people with authoritative information," said Pam Cory, vice president, global marketing, ProQuest. "It's rewarding to see the positive impact of our support. The individuals recognized are inspirational and show the unlimited possibilities of advancing the role of librarians, researchers and educators."

Recipients of many awards sponsored by the company will be recognized this week at the American Libraries Association annual conference. To learn more about those distinguished individuals, go here.

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ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company's products are a gateway to the world's knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections and e-books. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create and manage information.

The company's cloud-based technologies offer flexible solutions for librarians, students and researchers through the ProQuest®, Bowker®, Dialog®, ebrary®, EBL® and Serials Solutions® businesses – and notable research tools such as the Summon® discovery service, RefWorks® Flow, Pivot™ and Intota®, a new library services platform. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.