17 November 2015 News Releases

New API Integrates ProQuest Dialog Content into Organizational Workflow Tools

From ProQuest Dialog, a new API enables select content to be integrated into organizational workflow tools.

ANN ARBOR, MI, November 17, 2015 – A new API enables select content from the powerful ProQuest Dialog information service to be integrated into organizational workflow tools – such as intranets, analysis and visualization programs, and SharePoint sites. The API gives researchers the ability to retrieve and manipulate select content from leading biomedical, engineering, news and trade, and patents databases in a format that works best for them.

“ProQuest Dialog empowers researchers to search multidisciplinary content in an interface that adapts to the needs of any user,” said Audrey Marcus, ProQuest Vice President, Product Management. “The API takes that to the next level by enabling more flexible information access for customers and their libraries.”

ProQuest Dialog is a leading professional search tool renowned for its support of precise and comprehensive research in the pharmaceutical, engineering and patents industries. Users of different skill levels – from novice searchers to information professionals – can search premium content collections in a modern, flexible interface. Easy-to-use features and collaboration tools enable researchers to put information to work for them – setting alerts, saving searches, downloading results, custom reporting, and more. Designed to work within any budget, ProQuest Dialog is available in customized content bundles with flexible pricing plans, including transactional and subscription packages.

Users can access all the necessary API resources and documentation at http://go.proquest.com/pqdAPI. As part of ProQuest Dialog’s signature global customer service, training and support for the API is available directly from its experts.

About ProQuest Dialog

Dialog pioneered the online information industry decades before the Internet, establishing itself as the source for the world’s most authoritative content. Today, ProQuest Dialog has been renewed and reinvented for modern users, maintaining its renowned power and exhaustive well of premium content. Now with a flexible interface and specialized workflow tools, ProQuest Dialog is a resource for novice searchers as well as expert information professionals, enabling them to quickly find, organize, and share the right information — helping uncover new opportunities and drive innovation across the organization.

About ProQuest (http://www.proquest.com)

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.

The company’s cloud-based technologies offer flexible solutions for librarians, students, and researchers through the ProQuest®, Bowker®, Coutts® information services, Dialog®, ebrary®, EBL™, and SIPX® businesses – and notable research tools such as the Summon® discovery service, the RefWorks® citation and document management platform, MyiLibrary® ebook platform, Pivot®, and the Intota™ library services platform. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.