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Global news, trade press, and market research
From world's major licensed media publishers
News and trade content not freely available online

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Overview

ProQuest Dialog's actively managed news and trade collection includes a unique combination of trade resources and global news, with market leading cross-industry databases from ProQuest Newsstand, ABI/INFORM, Gale Cengage and more. Coverage includes trade publications, magazines, newsletters, business and scholarly journals, plus global news supporting industry-specific current awareness and competitive intelligence needs in an intuitive, easy to use interface for users of all skill levels.

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News and Trade Content Collection

News and Trade Content Overview

Providing critical information and workflow solutions for users at every skill level to make informed decisions and fuel new discoveries – innovation begins with ProQuest Dialog.

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This is ProQuest Dialog

Overview video highlighting ProQuest Dialog’s key content areas and three levels of search – novice, advanced and expert – while showcasing unique search features, intuitive functionality and specialized workflow tools.

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Database ProSheets

Sample records and detailed search techniques for the special features of each database on ProQuest Dialog, including description, subject coverage, date range, update frequency, data sources, origin and more.

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Sophisticated workflow tools

Save searches, download results, create custom reports and more, with easy-to-use workflow tools that facilitate collaboration and customization.

Flexible content and payment packages

Customized content bundles with flexible pricing plans to meet the needs of every budget, including transactional and subscription packages.

Intuitive access to information for everyone

Basic, Advanced and Command Line search options for users of every skill level, from the novice searcher to the expert information professional – all in one user-friendly interface.

Track global market trends

Identify companies active in key areas, monitor technological developments, and track industry adoption.  Pinpoint relevant records with lateral searching and indexing across key fields such as author, subject, classification, and more.

Find prospects and uncover experts

Uncover experts in your field to find potential consultants, employees or expert witnesses. Stay abreast of new market entrants, source top suppliers, and find global partners with look-ups for key fields such as people, location and company.

Mitigate organizational risk

Reduce over-dependence on open Web news sources with single-point searching and tracking of all major licensed global news and trade publishers, including unique coverage of local media around the world.

Unparalleled global customer support

Our trusted Global Customer Support team is available to support your research needs at every step, including search consultation, Alert set up, technical assistance, and specialized training.

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Largest multidisciplinary collection of engineering and scitech databases in a single integrated resource, including Ei Compendex, Inspec, SciSearch and ProQuest SciTech and Engineering.

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PQD Pharmaceutical and Biomedical

Authoritative pharmaceutical and biomedical databases from the world’s leading publishers, including Embase, MEDLINE, BIOSIS, Derwent, IMS, Adis and more.

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PQD Patents

The most comprehensive full-text patents offering in the marketplace with 33 full-text and 65 bibliographic patent authorities, plus three patent families – Derwent, ProQuest Dialog INPADOC, and LexisNexis Univentio.

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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Professional

The world’s most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations from more than 1,700 graduate schools and universities, including the most prestigious research programs and encompassing almost all areas of science and technology.

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Search Solutions

Concise, step-by-step instructions for conducting the most common searches in each ProQuest Dialog content collection.

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How do I… ?

Short, easy to follow instructions for searchers and administrators to accomplish common tasks on ProQuest Dialog.

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Administrator Resources

Tools, tips and training resources for ProQuest Dialog administrators to self-manage their organization’s account.

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Self-Guided Training Modules

Take advantage of our e-learning resources and view short, on-demand recorded mini-presentations intended to quickly highlight useful features, content, and search tips.

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ProQuest Dialog™ — Patents Collection

The most comprehensive full-text patents offering in the marketplace with 33 full-text and 69 bibliographic patent authorities, plus three patent families – Derwent, ProQuest Dialog INPADOC, and LexisNexis Univentio (LNU).

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ProQuest Dialog™ — Engineering and SciTech Collection

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Important Maintenance to Improve ProQuest Products

On January 16, 2016, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security, and overall reliability of your products.

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Blog post on the popular Netflix series 'Making a Murderer:' Is Steven Avery innocent? Newspapers, journals and dissertations could help you decide. Written by Beth McGough and posted February 10, 2016.

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