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Joy and Tragedy in the Life of a Plantation Belle

Letter from Harriet Weeks and Census entry

The life and times of a “plantation belle” in the mid-19th century American South.

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28 Mar 2016

How to Maximize Data from Dissertations

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Read about ProQuest’s new program assisting researchers with data from the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global database.

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22 Mar 2016

National Security Archive FOIA Request Exposes Henry Kissinger

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New DNSA collection focuses on Henry Kissinger’s roles in policymaking and diplomacy under Presidents Nixon and Ford.

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22 Mar 2016

10 Reasons Why Journalism is Alive and Well in Academia

Reading the newspaper

Blog post detailing the debate on whether journalism will thrive or die as an offshoot of a 2015 ProQuest study on researchers’ use of news resources. Posted March 22, 2016.

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22 Mar 2016

Boosting the Power of Ebooks for Librarians and Researchers

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Recently, ProQuest launched ProQuest Ebook Central™.

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15 Mar 2016

Once Upon a Time…Researchers use News to Capture Imagination

Reading the newspaper

In academic research, the use of news content as a primary source has become the second most relied upon type of content after scholarly journals.

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15 Mar 2016

Ebook Central Speaks Your Language

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We’ve been working hard to translate Ebook Central to your native language, and we’re pleased to announce the release of 9 newly supported languages.

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10 Mar 2016

ProQuest and the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive

A landmark partnership brings the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive to ProQuest.

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09 Mar 2016

Instant Second Opinion for Medical Researchers and Students

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ProQuest will now distribute BMJ Best Practice as a subscription to academic institutions in North America.

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08 Mar 2016

Take the Pledge for Parity on International Women’s Day

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Blog post marking the 105th celebration of International Women’s Day by leaders of the feminist movement around the world. Written by Rachel Hally, Senior Product Manager, ProQuest, and posted on March 7, 2016.

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07 Mar 2016