21 April 2020 News Releases, Academic, Librarian, Faculty, Administrator, Student/Researcher

Ex Libris and InfoReady Corporation to Enable Streamlined Solution for Pre-Award Research Administrators

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with the InfoReady Corporation, under which they will be the exclusive reseller of the InfoReady Review software in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Israel.

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL, April 21, 2020 – Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with the InfoReady Corporation, under which Ex Libris will be the exclusive reseller of the InfoReady Review™ software in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and Israel. This strategic partnership will enable Ex Libris to provide an important, time-saving pre-award solution for research administrators in these regions.

The InfoReady Review software streamlines the grant application and internal competition review processes for academic research institutions. In addition to expediting and automating processes for research administrators, the software improves the accuracy of grant application management.

Ex Libris strives to bring together research opportunities, funding, and scholars quickly and easily. InfoReady Review perfectly complements and integrates with the Ex Libris Research Suite.  Research administrators can easily discover grant opportunities within the Ex Libris Pivot® and Research Professional funding databases and then automatically push curated content to InfoReady Review to improve the management of internal competitions and of limited submission opportunities.

"InfoReady Corporation is tremendously excited about our reseller partnership with Ex Libris," said InfoReady CEO Bhushan Kulkarni. "In addition to the synergies between our research products, our partnership will benefit from Ex Libris' outstanding reputation in the higher education research arena and expansive global coverage. Thanks to Ex Libris, we look forward to bringing InfoReady Review's benefits to new markets overseas."

“Ex Libris is committed to providing a seamless workflow for researchers, ” noted Eyal Kirshner, vice president of research funding and reference solutions at Ex Libris. “Our partnership with InfoReady, together with our leading Pivot and Research Professional funding and collaboration solutions, will enable us to offer our customers the most efficient and comprehensive  solution for finding and managing research funding opportunities.”

About InfoReady Corporation

InfoReady Corporation is an Ann Arbor-based technology company dedicated to streamlining the information overload typically associated with its customers business objectives. InfoReady’s powerful SaaS solutions enable clients to locate relevant information that may otherwise be difficult or impossible to find. The company’s flagship product, InfoReady Review, continues to revolutionize the way in which higher-education research offices manage form collection and review processes throughout their organization. To learn more, visit https://www.inforeadycorp.com.

About Ex Libris

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions that enable institutions and their individual users to create, manage, and share knowledge. In close collaboration with its customers and the broader community, Ex Libris develops creative solutions that increase library productivity, maximize the impact of research activities, enhance teaching and learning, and drive student mobile engagement. Ex Libris serves over 7,500 customers in 90 countries. For more information about Ex Libris, see our website, and join us on Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

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

ProQuest is committed to supporting the important work happening in the world’s research and learning communities. The company curates content that matters to the advancement of knowledge, assembling an archive of billions of vetted, indexed documents. It simplifies workflows so that people and institutions use time effectively. And because ProQuest connects information communities, complex networks of systems and processes work together efficiently. With ProQuest, finding answers and deriving insights is straightforward and leads to extraordinary outcomes.

ProQuest and its companies and affiliates – Ex Libris, Alexander Street, Bowker – stand for better research, better learning, better insights. ProQuest enables people to change their world.