ProQuest Day – "Transforming Libraries, Transforming Research" at ALA Annual

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Friday, June 27, 2014 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

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Join ProQuest for thought-provoking educational sessions during ALA Annual! What resources do you need to transform your library? How can we help enhance the research experience? Now is your chance to learn from exclusive thought leaders, click on the link below to see more details.

This preconference is a free event. To register, please fill out the form here:
http://go.proquest.com/ala-annual-2014/proquest-day.html?vs=MjhiYmNhY2Ut...

Session:
The Road to Open Access - An Aggregator Journey

Trace the growth and explosion of open access, from the inception of scholarly publishing to the "Age of Information Overload!" As an aggregator, ProQuest has a unique perspective on publishers and institutions for addressing the future of research and open access, while balancing the competing pressures in the research process for efficiency and discovery thoroughness. Learn how open access aligns to the changing nature of user needs and the growing number of highly relevant sources critical to a researcher's success. Come and share your thoughts, ideas and the challenges you each face addressing the growing movement toward Open Access and emerging needs of researchers.

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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 7:55am PDT
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