ProQuest Automates Ebrary And EBL Holdings In Its Summon, 360 Services

The Ann Arbor information and database publisher ProQuest said Thursday it is streamlining librarian workflows by automating holdings updates for its e-books businesses, Ebrary and EBL Ebook Library in the knowledgebase supporting the Summon service as well as its 360 discovery and management services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2013


ProQuest’s Interoperable Platforms Reduce Barriers to E-book Discovery

ProQuest is streamlining research by enabling Ebrary and ProQuest content to be discovered within a single search. Now, researchers can surface e-books side-by-side with relevant reports, videos, journal and newspaper articles and more in one step.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2013


OCLC and ProQuest Collaborate to Enhance Library Discovery

The Ann Arbor database company ProQuest and Dublin, Ohio-based Online Computer Library Center Inc. are launching a far-reaching data exchange program that will enhance the library discovery experience for users of OCLC’s WorldCat Local service, ProQuest’s Summon service, the full-text of ProQuest Central and ebrary e-books.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013


ProQuest, Ebrary Make 253rd Edition Of Annual Register Available As An E-Book

When The Annual Register debuted in 1758, libraries were still scarce around the world and protective of their holdings, which were often chained to desks as a safeguard. During the ensuing 254 years, the chains were broken; libraries evolved even further by pushing content outside their walls, providing patrons with around-the-clock remote access via computers. That “liberation” continues as the 253rd edition of The Annual Register, one of libraries’ most trusted references, makes its debut as an e-book via ProQuest business unit Ebrary.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012


Ebrary e-Book Content Now Discoverable Through ProQuest Platform

Just over five months after acquiring e-book innovator Ebrary, Ann Arbor-based ProQuest launched technology that will link the companies’ search platforms, enabling users to discover e-books in the context of their libraries’ ProQuest content and use tools from both environments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2011


ProQuest Acquires Ebrary

As its content-unifying new search platform rolls out to libraries around the world, Ann Arbor-based ProQuest has acquired acclaimed e-book pioneer Ebrary, setting the stage for significant acceleration of the process of serious research.