26 May 2016 News Releases

Springer Nature works with ProQuest to expand their access to key content

ProQuest has added highly influential scientific and medical journals from Springer Nature to its databases.

ANN ARBOR, MI, May 26, 2016 – ProQuest has added an additional 58 highly influential scientific and medical journals from Springer Nature to its databases. New titles include seven Nature Reviews journals in clinical medicine, biology, and materials sciences and several academic & society titles published by Springer Nature, including the American Journal of Gastroenterology and Translational Psychiatry.

The new titles will join 64 journals already available from Springer Nature including Nature, the world’s most highly cited multidisciplinary scientific journal, in the Health Research Premium Collection, SciTech Premium Collection, ProQuest Central, and several other scientific and medical databases from ProQuest.

“It is imperative for researchers and students in any branch of the sciences to be able to access the highest quality peer-reviewed research and analysis to continuously improve their research and learning outcomes” says Niels Dam, Vice-President of Product Management, ProQuest. ”Springer Nature has an unparalleled track record in developing and publishing high quality peer-reviewed publications and we are delighted to further strengthen our partnership”.

Springer Nature provides up-to-date and essential publication of significant scientific advances, as well as providing a forum for discussion and rapid dissemination of news and issues related to science. Many of the newly added titles are highly cited and well known for their impact. For example, Nature Reviews Neuroscience and npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine are ranked first and second in their respective categories according to the Thomson Reuters 2014 Journal Citation Report, According to the report, Nature took the world’s most cited interdisciplinary science journal for the eighth consecutive year.

This additional new Springer Nature content in ProQuest databases can be used alongside other ProQuest content and services including ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global and other highly used sources that make ProQuest the largest single academic research resource available online today.

For more information about Springer Nature, please visit springernature.com.

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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 reference management platform, MyiLibrary® ebook platform, the Pivot® research development tool and Intota™. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.