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24 Jul 2014
Intota set to transform the electronic resource management at Higher Colleges of Technology, Abu Dhabi


With a large collection of electronic holdings, the Higher Colleges of Technology in UAE,were looking to improve their existing workflow and ensure better control and visibility over the usage of their collections, and turned to ProQuest Intota™ after hearing about it at their Middle East Symposium, held in October 2013.


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Intota set to transform the electronic resource management at Higher Colleges of Technology, Abu Dhabi

With a large collection of electronic holdings, the Higher Colleges of Technology in UAE,were looking to improve their existing workflow and ensure better control and visibility over the usage of their collections, and turned to ProQuest Intota™ after hearing about it at their Middle East Symposium, held in October 2013.

24 Jul 2014 | News Alert

ProQuest delivers access to Global Dissertations and Theses in Russia

Russian State Library explained that they went to ProQuest to help expand their collections because “ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global is internationally known, and we are grateful to get access to the full range of dissertations from around the world." This purchase will greatly enhance their own collection of more than 900,000 volumes, a number which they see increase by 30,000 each year, including 20,000 Master’s Degrees, and 10,000 Ph.D. dissertations.

17 Jul 2014 | News Alert

ProQuest Transforms Discovery and Research Management with Seamless Solution for Researchers

Reinforcing the value of libraries as the hub for university research, ProQuest is transforming end-to-end researcher workflows by integrating Flow™, a research management and collaboration solution, with the Summon® discovery service.

15 Jul 2014 | News Release

The Scoop: ProQuest Customer Luncheon at ALA Annual

American Libraries, George Eberhart attended the customer luncheon hosted by ProQuest during the 2014 ALA Annual Conference where Tom Blanton, NSA Executive Director, was keynote speaker and shared; "the joint effort by the NSA and ProQuest to make these documents accessible “goes right to the heart of ALA’s mission to inform everyone about privacy issues. It should be our mantra: What happens in our users’ computers stays in our users’ computers.”

29 Jun 2014 | Headlines

Ancestry and ProQuest Announce Expanded Distribution Agreement

Ancestry, the world's largest online family history resource, and ProQuest announced today an expanded agreement to create broader and deeper opportunities to deliver premier genealogy resources to libraries worldwide.

27 Jun 2014 | News Release

ProQuest Will Launch New Historical Statistical Resource and Expanded Newspaper Archives

ProQuest unique primary sources that enable scholars to improve their research outcomes with expanded historical archives of newspaper content and an inventive new statistical archive.

27 Jun 2014 | News Release

ProQuest Genealogy Expert William Forsyth Earns Distinguished Industry Achievement Award

The Reference and User Services Association, (RUSA), a Division of the American Library Association, announced William (Bill) Forsyth, director of product management for ProQuest, is the recipient of the Genealogical Publishing Company award. The award, $1,500 and a citation donated by the Genealogical Publishing Company and sponsored by the History Section of RUSA, was created in 1992 to encourage, recognize and commend professional achievement in historical reference and research librarianship. Mr. Forsyth’s outstanding contributions to the field sustain the importance of genealogy in historical research. He is a widely recognized expert in genealogy and a frequent speaker. Mr. Forsyth is an active member of RUSA, completing a two-year term as Chair of the Local History Committee and will begin a new term as a member of the Genealogy Committee. He also serves on the Records Preservation and Access Committee and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists.

26 Jun 2014 | News Release

ProQuest Debuts Beta of New Ebook Reader on ebrary Platform

ProQuest continues to innovate the use of ebooks in research, launching a beta version of its new ebook reader, developed with extensive user input and debuting on the ebrary® platform.

26 Jun 2014 | News Release

Intota Enables Transformation of Library Workflows

Libraries struggling with the challenges of managing e-resources now have a flexible solution that streamlines their workflows. ProQuest today announced availability of Intota™, a transformative Library Services Platform (LSP) that integrates market-leading management, discovery and assessment capabilities into a single solution. Unlike other library management systems, Intota features e-resource lifecycle management including, Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA) and the industry’s most authoritative and comprehensive Knowledgebase of library resources.

25 Jun 2014 | News Release

ProQuest Improves Access to Full-text with New 360 Link Technology

ProQuest today announced new functionality for its 360 Link link resolver, improving the research experience by delivering superior full-text access to discovered content in a library’s collection. 360 Link now utilizes Index-Enhanced Direct Linking (IEDL) technology in combination with a new Sidebar Helper frame giving libraries the opportunity to further assist patrons at the point of need. Currently in Beta and available at the end of July to all 360 Link customers as part of their subscription, the enhancements were developed in close collaboration with four customers: Bowling Green State University, Cornell University, Duke University and East Carolina University.

25 Jun 2014 | News Release
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