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2014-01-06 12:25:01

Acclaimed cloud-based document management platform now available free to individual researchers ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest's powerful collaboration and document management tool Flow(TM) is now accessible free for researchers -- including those in institutions that don't subscribe to the service. Flow leverages a decade of experience with the RefWorks(®) suite of tools, resulting in a unique service that manages researcher workflows while integrating...

2014-01-03 04:20:29

TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GainClients, Inc. (OTC: GCLT), announced that on July 3, 2013 it filed a U.S. Patent Application for its Lead Generation and Marketing Network. The patent application specifically relates to the business flow of its real estate lead generation marketing network under the product name SikkU. The company filed a U.S. Provisional Patent Application on July 30, 2012 and has since modified the application to include additional network layers...

2014-01-02 12:21:41

Titles are among only 39 electronic works named to prestigious annual list ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest® Statistical Abstract of the United States and Queen Victoria's Journals have been selected for Choice Magazine's annual, highly acclaimed Outstanding Academic Titles list. ProQuest's "Stat Ab" has been heralded for rescuing and upgrading an "essential" reference from extinction, while Queen Victoria's Journals was noted for providing "an important...

2013-12-17 23:20:41

Partnership to Expand Quality and Amount of Content Available For Cosmotron Users Ipswich, MA (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 A new partnership between EBSCO Information Services and Cosmotron, an ILS vendor serving the Czech and Slovak Republic, provides expanded services to mutual customers. A joint development will enable libraries to deliver valuable content from EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) to customers using the systems that are familiar to them. Providing access to EDS’s unified...

2013-12-13 23:03:48

Library patrons will be able to conduct free background searches exclusively at AtoZdatabases.com. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 AtoZdatabases is the premier provider of reference and marketing databases for libraries, academic institutions and government agencies. Soon, users of AtoZdatabases will be able to conduct free, unlimited background searches for over 220 million people nationwide through LocateAmerica.com. Library patrons will now be able to conduct background searches...

2013-12-11 23:27:34

AWE's Early Literacy Station computers provide technology exposure, early learning skills, and school readiness for young children Chester, PA (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 AWE announced today that a total of 107 Early Literacy Station™ computers have been acquired by public libraries across Indiana as part of a funding-assistance plan administered by the Indiana State Library. The Indiana State Library offered a subsidy of $499 per Early Literacy Station to all public libraries in the...

2013-12-09 08:24:21

AMSTERDAM, December 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- $700,000 awarded to Innovative Libraries, New Scholars and Nurse Faculty Programs The Elsevier Foundation [http://www.elsevierfoundation.org ] announced today the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. In total, $700,000 has been committed to ten institutions around the world in addition to five ongoing multiyear grants and the Nurse Faculty program. The...

2013-12-05 12:24:56

Newly obtained declassified documents allow researchers to evaluate successes and failures of U.S. drug policy in Latin America ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest's unique relationship with the National Security Archive (the Archive) - an award-winning research institute, library and publisher of declassified documentation based at The George Washington University - is enabling researchers to explore nearly a half-century of counternarcotics cooperation between...

2013-12-03 23:29:38

Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Pathways: Science, its online program that helps middle-school students overcome science misconceptions, has won a SIMO Educational Innovation Award from the Spanish national convention organizer IFEMA, la Institución Ferial de Madrid. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Britannica Digital Learning announced today that Pathways: Science, its online program that helps middle-school students overcome science misconceptions, has won a...

2013-12-03 23:02:59

The Massachusetts Library System together with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioner’s (MBLC) Statewide Resource Sharing Committee have chosen BiblioLabs’ flagship product BiblioBoard to participate in the MA eBook Project, an innovative project designed to expand access to eBooks for the state's multi-type libraries. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 The Massachusetts Library System together with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioner’s (MBLC)...