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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...

2013-06-26 08:27:14

Supporting public and higher education communities 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. (Logo:...

2013-06-26 08:27:11

Marist College tests new library collection management service SEATTLE, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marist College, a recognized leader in the use of technology for enhanced teaching and learning, began using Intota(TM) Assessment, a library collection analytics service from Serials Solutions(®), a ProQuest business. Marist is the first Intota development partner to deploy Intota Assessment, and will be followed shortly by the other five partner libraries. Vital for today's...

2013-06-25 16:27:26

Seasoned technology leader brings strategic focus to product and business strategy SEATTLE, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest, an information company central to global research, appointed Matthew Brine as Vice President and General Manager of Serials Solutions. In this role, Brine will provide the vision, strategy and global leadership to deliver discovery and management solutions to libraries. With more than 20 years of experience leading technology companies through growth...

2013-06-25 16:24:51

Library delivers value to students and researchers with enhanced discovery experience SEATTLE, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Arizona Libraries recently selected the Summon discovery service from Serials Solutions(®), a ProQuest(®) business. In support of the University Libraries' vision to provide unlimited access to information in a customer-centric environment, the Summon service will enable increased usage of the libraries' vast collection and provide an...

2013-06-18 08:28:46

Serials Solutions' flexible Summon API provides unlimited customization options SEATTLE, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yale University selected the Summon discovery service from Serials Solutions(®), a ProQuest(®) business, to improve access to its distinctive collection, including 15 million volumes and information in all media. Yale University Library, the most recent of six Ivy League schools to adopt the Summon service, determined ease of customization, integrity of...

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...

2013-06-06 20:22:18

JapanKnowledge database provides highly valued reference content SEATTLE, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Serials Solutions(®), a ProQuest(®) business, is working with NetAdvance to make content in JapanKnowledge discoverable via the Summon discovery service. Metadata for 13 reference titles from the largest and most reliable provider of Japanese-language content, including encyclopedias, dictionaries and citation indexes will be indexed and available to mutual subscribers of...

2013-05-14 08:30:19

Plans move forward to combine EBL and ebrary into a single, best-of-breed e-book platform ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ProQuest, an information company central to global research, has completed its acquisition of Ebook Library (EBL), significantly expanding its e-book delivery and aggregation capabilities with libraries worldwide. The acquisition supports ProQuest's overall goal of enhancing the research experience through seamless discovery of content across...

2013-05-13 08:26:11

Research solution provider leverages findings to meet and exceed expectations of multiple audiences ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ForeSee, the global leader in technology-driven customer experience analytics, today announced that ProQuest, an information firm central to research, is using ForeSee's customer experience analytics solution to measure and analyze the customer experience on its research portal used by academics around the globe. (Logo:...