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Overview

Locating and securing research funding is becoming increasingly competitive, as funding opportunities are limited and the number of researchers vying for those dollars continues to grow.  Gain a competitive edge when identifying funding opportunities with ProQuest Pivot, a web-based discovery and workflow tool that combines a comprehensive source of global funding opportunities with the largest collection of scholar profiles into one intuitive solution. With Pivot, researchers, faculty and research administrators can easily explore new avenues for funding,  view funding opportunities uniquely matched to their scholar profile, collaborate with colleagues and manage the results of the process to build a funding strategy that supports both immediate and long-term funding needs.

Pivot™ Gallery Has Launched

Showcase your institution’s research talent and their work with the new Pivot™ Gallery, a customizable website created from your institution’s existing Pivot™ profiles that instantly brings researchers and their output to life.

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ORCID Integration with Pivot™

Pivot has launched an exciting new integration with ORCID, further enhancing the accuracy of profiles in Pivot™ and ultimately improving funding recommendations for Pivot users.

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Improved in 2015

In 2015 improvements were made in advanced search, Shibboleth authentications and the information management of publications, grants and patents.

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Integrated Funding and Collaboration in One Tool

Pivot™ integrates funding and collaborator discovery into one powerful tool so researchers can effectively collaborate with their colleagues, as well as quickly discover the right funding opportunities.

Quick and Easy Implementation Process

Pivot™ is a technology that is intuitive and easily implemented, which will help increase efficiency in your research office. Users can get started quickly, receiving funding recommendations and finding potential collaborators immediately.

Provides Global and Local Connections

Pivot™ provides global and local connections that strengthen research by exploring new avenues for funding and collaboration.

Centered on Collaboration

Unmatched for supporting collaboration in the research development field, Pivot™ answers the growing demands on researchers to quickly discover the right collaborators and efficiently work in partnership with their colleagues to secure funding.

Customized Admin Features

Pivot™ provides customization features that allow the Research Admins to add internal deadlines, notes to funding opportunities, curated lists of funding for specific topics and the ablility to alert your users with your own announcements within Pivot.

Most Comprehensive Source of Funding and Content

The Pivot™ service offers extraordinary breadth of content that is editorially-maintained. The content it organizes and makes accessible equates to $44 billion in funding opportunities and more than 3 million detailed scholar profiles.

Collaboration and Communication Workflow

Adequate tools for communicating, organizing, and collaborating around funding opportunities are included within Pivot™ for easy sharing and working with other researchers.

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