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2012-01-22 05:00:00

Researchers of all types can access paper's authoritative content digitally and through microfilm Ann Arbor, Mich. (PRWEB) January 22, 2012 From its inception in 1908, The Christian Science Monitor has delivered comprehensive and meaningful coverage of global issues in a uniquely independent voice. With the long-standing agreement between the venerable news organization and ProQuest just extended through 2013, researchers of all types can continue to confidently support their work with...

2012-01-22 05:00:00

Full support of Mac environment among enhancements made to the citation tool so popular with student and professional researchers Ann Arbor, Mich. (PRWEB) January 22, 2012 What group could be more vocal than researchers searching for critical content on deadline? Those who still need to finish a classroom assignment or professional project with proper formatting. Many of those researchers are loyal users of Write-N-Cite, the popular citation tool that is part of the RefWorks® line of...

2012-01-20 17:00:00

Technology innovation drives adoption with more than 400 libraries in 40 countries embracing the Summon Service Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business unit, commemorates the anniversary of introducing the Summon® service at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter meeting in 2009. In just three years, the service has grown its unified index, from 200 million items to more than 800 million and built a client base from 2 beta partners...

2012-01-20 16:15:00

Information firm and civil rights organization work together to preserve archives and improve access ANN ARBOR, Mich. (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 The first step in broad, digital access to the archives of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) commences in April when ProQuest and the venerable civil rights organization release the first in a series of modules for libraries and researchers. ProQuest® History Vault´s NAACP Papers 1 will provide the first...

2012-01-20 16:00:00

As first phase of overall platform roll-out completes, ProQuest reveals rich enhancements Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Libraries can offer their users a powerful research environment that goes where they are when ProQuest introduces a mobile interface for its new platform in the first half of 2012. The ability to discover, manage and share ProQuest´s unique content via smart phones and tablets is part of a series of enhancements launching as the company completes the first...

2011-11-29 19:00:00

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive digitizes 20th Centuryâs most important chronicles Ann Arbor, Mich. (PRWEB) November 29, 2011 ProQuest will accelerate serious research into 20th century popular culture with the creation of the digital Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive. For the first time, researchers will be able to explore every edition, cover-to-cover of nearly 30 major entertainment trade and consumer magazines in a single online search. The...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.