Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

ProQuest

 

Time: Breakout Session II, 11:15 a.m.
Location: Damen Den (1st Floor)
Presenters: Melissa Oakes, Kristi Keane-Sampson
Resource Table: #4

About the Vendor/Presentation:

ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company’s products are a gateway to the world’s knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections, and ebooks. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create and manage information.

ProQuest Academic Complete and Ebook Central:With coverage across all academic disciplines, Academic Complete is the ideal foundation for a Loyola’s ebook collection. We’ve aligned Academic Complete into ten subject areas to enhance effective cross-searching with ProQuest® databases and archive resources.

Read online or take advantage of offline reading options including DRM free chapter downloads and full book downloads. Ebook Central supports users with an unmatched, end-to-end experience. The platform’s intuitive, the user-centric design makes it faster and easier to discover, evaluate, and access titles while enhancing user engagement with time-saving tools for note-taking, highlighting, and instant citing. Support for mobile devices is offered via a responsive web design that optimizes heavily used features such as search and download on tablets and smartphones.

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