OCLC and Pro Quest collaborate to automate the process of keeping e-book holdings from ebrary and EBL – Ebook Library up to date in World Cat and library catalogs, streamlining librarian workflows and improving user experiences.
Pro Quest and Fairchild Fashion Media (FFM) team to support research into the business of fashion by creating the first-ever digital archive of one of the industry’s most revered titles - Women’s Wear Daily (WWD).
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts gets an early license to experiment with CD-ROM technology and partners with the National Library of Medicine to create Medline on disc, ushering in a new era in information accessibility.
The first Internet accessible instance of UMI launches. UMI digitizes Early English Books, enabling libraries to deliver five centuries of world scholarship to the desktops of their users.
In that spirit, we present a brief summary of more than a century of Pro Quest milestones. The first edition of Books In Print® is published (in 2002 Barnes & Noble names it the Database of Record).
Bowker Company publishes Periodicals Directory: A Classified Guide to a Selected List of Current Periodicals Foreign and Domestic by Carolyn Ulrich.
The launch of Pro Quest Ebook Central™ enables libraries to significantly improve users’ research outcomes and boost the productivity of their staff.
Alexander Street, a leading provider of streaming videos and music as well as award-winning primary source collections, joins Pro Quest as a new business unit.
Pro Quest Historical Newspapers is inaugurated with the innovative digitization of The New York Times archive.
Serials Solutions joins Pro Quest Information and Learning. Answering the demand from libraries for a single search box as a gateway to their collections, the Summon®web-scale discovery service debuts. Pro Quest announces Intota™, a new Software-as-a-Service, web-scale collection management solution that will streamline management of library collections and support the entire resource lifecycle for libraries.