Tag Archives: Summon

ProQuest shines new spotlight on library content and student savings

New integration of the Summon® discovery service and SIPX® course materials solution encourages use of library holdings to help students and schools save money (19 January 2016,  Mountain View, CA) ProQuest has introduced an integration of the Summon® discovery service with the SIPX® course materials solution that delivers libraries an innovative, cost-saving approach for the […]


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NSLC selects the Summon service to support research information retrieval

(13 February 2015)  The National Science Library of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (NSLC) has selected the Summon service to better support the patrons of Chinese Academy of Sciences with an integrated resource discovery platform. This integrated resource platform has been built in NSLC, which used the Summon service API model, and integrated with local […]


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ProQuest integrates Flow research management and collaboration solution with Summon discovery service

(15 July 2014, Seattle, WA)  Reinforcing the value of libraries as the hub for university research, ProQuest is transforming end-to-end researcher workflows by integrating Flow™, a research management and collaboration solution, with the Summon® discovery service. Serving as the digital front door to the library, the Summon service provides discovery of academic materials across collections. […]


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Serials Solutions is now called ProQuest

(Ann Arbor, Mich., 20 January 2014 /PRNewswire) Products and services from ProQuest‘s Seattle-based technologies business unit will now carry the ProQuest® brand as the name “Serials Solutions” is retired. The change takes place immediately and customers will see the ProQuest name on business cards, email addresses, product information and in connection with products such as […]


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ProQuest Solutions named as finalists in SIIA awards

(Ann Arbor, MI, 16 January 2014)   – ProQuest today announced four of its content and technology solutions are finalists for the 2014 SIIA CODiE Award. Representing the information industry’s best products and technologies, the following are among 91 finalists across 26 categories. Best Search Technology Solution:  ProQuest® Dialog® Best Scholarly Publishing Information Solution:  ProQuest® ETD […]


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IHS Jane’s databases to be indexed in the Summon Service

(22 November 2013)  Serials Solutions, a ProQuest business, is working with IHS Inc. to expand IHS content indexed in the Summon® discovery service to include IHS Jane’s modules and databases. With the inclusion of metadata and full text from the following IHS Jane’s content sets in the Summon index, researchers will now be able to […]


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Summon indexes Japanese eBook content from Maruzen

(Seattle, WA, 24 October 2013)  – Serials Solutions® and Maruzen Company Ltd., are increasing access to Japanese eBooks through the Summon discovery service. Metadata from the Maruzen eBook Library will be indexed in the Summon service and mutual subscribers of each company’s service will be able to discover this authoritative eBook content, encompassing topics ranging […]


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University of Tokyo selects the Summon discovery service

(Seattle, WA, 23 October 2013) The University of Tokyo Library in Japan recently selected the Summon® discovery service from Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business. The powerful navigation and contextual guidance features in the Summon service significantly advance the research experience for both novice and experienced researchers. Librarians at the University of Tokyo will now have […]


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Serials Solutions Summon service to index STAT!Ref® healthcare eResource

(23 May 2013) Serials Solutions, a ProQuest business, is working with Teton Data Systems (TDS) to make STAT!Ref® discoverable via the Summon service.  Metadata for more than 400 resources in STAT!Ref from a wide variety of respected publishers and societies covering more than 60 healthcare-related disciplines will be indexed in the Summon service. STAT!Ref includes full text […]


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Discovery service for the AUNILO Consortium

(19 April 2013) Serials Solutions has built the Summon web-scale discovery service for the AUNILO Consortium at this URL: http://aunilo.summon.serialssolutions.com / (Trial)


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Serials Solutions partners with Wolters Kluwer Health

Index Lippincott Williams & Wilkins content in the Summon service to be indexed (Seattle, WA, 14 March  2013)  Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business, and Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals, researchers, and students, today announced that Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) content available on the Ovid institutional research platform […]


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More than 100 A&I databases now indexed in the Serials Solutions Summon service

(Seattle, WA, 7 March 2013) – Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business, announced today the Summon® discovery service now includes content from more than 100 abstract and indexing (A&I) databases – including nearly 90 ProQuest databases. Unlike other discovery services, A&I content in the Summon service is leveraged through a unique match and merge technology that […]


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Serials Solutions’ Summon Service receives Most Innovative Technology of the Year award

(13 February 2013) Serials Solutions’ Summon® discovery service was awarded the Most Innovative Technology of the Year at the Asia Digital Publishing Summit and Awards (ADPSA) organized by the Consultancy. The award recognizes companies who have demonstrated an unparalleled ability to succeed and have continually set standards of excellence. Boe Horton, Vice President of Sales […]


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Serials Solutions Summon Service expands Japanese-language and Chinese language content

Also delivers Summon Suggestions in the Summon Discovery Service Serials Solutions® and the Japan Medical Abstracts Society (JAMAS) have dramatically improved access to Japanese-language article abstracts in Ichushi-Web through the Summon® web-scale discovery service. The inclusion of metadata from the JAMAS abstracting and indexing database for more than 5,800 journals covering medicine, dentistry and pharmacy […]


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