Educators and students this fall are benefiting from online resources from ProQuest that are mobile optimized, include new instructional tools and features, and vetted content aligned to national standards.
Now formatted for easy screen reading on a variety of smart phones and tablets, today’s anytime-anywhere learner can access full-text and image information in the SIRS® Issues Researcher and SIRS Discoverer® research resources. Delivering a more seamless experience for the student using a mobile or desktop device, source information is displayed, making it easy to select articles, media or website links. Additionally, prominent one-click-link features foster collaboration with other students and make citation effortless with direct export to the EasyBib citation tool.
“We recognize that it is essential to provide students access to content rich resources, regardless of the device they are using,” said Tami Kirk, product manager, ProQuest. “Enhancing these resources with tailored content and tools that support national, state and Common Core curriculum standards is a benefit to teachers and students. And, staying at the forefront of leading issues and providing instructional guides with student assignments improves student learning outcomes and also simplifies lesson planning for teachers.”