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2014-03-04 12:23:05

Roger K. Summit Scholarship applications are due by April 30 ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest is seeking applicants for its 2014 Roger K. Summit Scholarship. Open to applicants from around the world, the US$5,000 award has been given annually for more than twenty years, supporting promising graduate students in library and information sciences. The winner will be announced at the Special Libraries Association's 2014 Annual Conference to be held June 8 - 10 in...

2014-01-20 12:22:16

ProQuest responds to customers' interest in simplicity, retiring a brand name ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Products and services from ProQuest's Seattle-based technologies business unit will now carry the ProQuest® brand as the name "Serials Solutions" is retired. The change takes place immediately and customers will see the ProQuest name on business cards, email addresses, product information and in connection with products such as the Summon discovery service...

2013-11-07 12:26:08

Now in beta testing, process eliminates manual updates for demand-driven workflow and optimizes discovery ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest is streamlining librarian workflows by automating holdings updates for its ebooks businesses, ebrary and EBL - Ebook Library in the knowledgebase supporting the Summon® service as well as its 360 discovery and management services. The process, which is currently in beta testing, eliminates the need for librarians to...

2013-08-13 08:26:03

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest LLC, a global information firm central to research, will release its second quarter 2013 financial results (through June 30, 2013) on Wednesday, August 14, 2013. On Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11 a.m. (ET), CEO Kurt Sanford and Interim CFO Jonathan Collins will host a conference call for lenders and bond investors to discuss the results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120620/DE27948LOGO-a) Call-in details are...

2013-06-28 12:23:12

Industry innovator will lead Academic market development ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Information industry veteran Rafael Sidi has joined ProQuest as General Manager, ProQuest Information Solutions. In his new role, he will lead strategic development of the company's content-rich solutions for academic markets globally. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120620/DE27948LOGO-a ) "Rafael has deep industry expertise, a rich history of collaboration with...

2013-06-27 12:26:17

Eugene Power's innovation launched a new era for document preservation and storage ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Information giant ProQuest is celebrating the 75(th) anniversary of Eugene Power's landmark project to capture the books indexed in the British Libraries' Short Title Catalog on microfilm. The work launched Power's company University Microfilms, Inc. (UMI), which would later become an essential business within the ProQuest enterprise, and marked a pivotal...

2013-06-10 16:25:13

Precision search tools and rich content combine to power innovation at all levels MORRISVILLE, N.C., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The completely rebuilt Dialog® information service is making its official debut at the Special Libraries Association Conference underway in San Diego. Now called ProQuest Dialog(TM), the service reinvents a classic resource making its rich, unique content - about a billion documents - accessible for the first time to searchers of all skill levels....

2013-06-07 08:23:45

Scholarship named for Dialog founder Roger K. Summit aims to fill information profession pipeline with promising students ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest, an information firm central to global research, has awarded the 2013 Roger K. Summit Scholarship to Allana Mayer, an MLIS student at McGill University in Montreal. The scholarship - named in honor of Dialog founder Roger K. Summit, a pioneer in developing online information retrieval services - will be...

2013-05-10 08:23:25

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest LLC, a global information firm central to research, will release its first quarter 2013 financial results (through March 31, 2013) on Monday, May 13, 2013. On Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11 a.m. (ET), CEO Kurt Sanford and Interim CFO Jonathan Collins will host a conference call for lenders and bond investors to discuss the results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120620/DE27948LOGO-a) Call-in details are available on...

2013-04-11 12:27:19

Cloud-based collaboration platform supports productive, online, team-oriented research ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Attendees at the UKSG and Association of College and Research Libraries conferences are getting a look at the next generation of document and reference management as ProQuest demos its new RefWorks Flow(TM), a cloud-based collaboration platform for research materials. Flow was created to provide a better solution for the changing workflow of...