They call their business “Serials Solutions.” Bowker joins Cambridge Information Group, home of Cambridge Scientific Abstracts.
After dabbling with the name “Bell & Howell Information and Learning” for two short years, UMI adopts the name Pro Quest Information and Learning.
Ex Libris, a Pro Quest company, becomes the first global library vendor to establish a data center in China.
Pro Quest and CALIS expand their long-standing collaboration to enable global access to more than 270,000 dissertation abstracts from China’s premier universities.
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.
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.
Library technology leader Ex Libris joins Pro Quest.
Together, Pro Quest and Ex Libris commit to improve current products such as Alma, Aleph, b X, Intota, Primo, Rosetta, SFX, SIPX, Summon, 360 Link, Voyager, Leganto reading-list solution and campus M mobile campus solution as well as innovate all new solutions.