Subscription Scare Fuels Worries Over Who Controls Data That Scholars Need

Subscription Scare Fuels Worries Over Who Controls Data That Scholars Need
The episode began on Wednesday, when the Renaissance scholars' group asserted that ProQuest had ended the society's subscription to a database called Early English Books Online, which is billed as the "definitive online collection of early printed …
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Reports: Islamic State beheads 82-year-old antiquities scholar in Syria
Islamic State militants beheaded an 82-year-old antiquities scholar in the Syrian city of Palmyra and hung his body on a column in the historic site's main square, Maamoun Abdulkarim, Syria's antiquities chief, said on Tuesday. Abdulkarim said the …
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ProQuest-Google Scholar Indexing Is Now Complete
The full text of ProQuest's scholarly content (journals and working papers, etc.) is now indexed in Google Scholar. This helps Google Scholar and ProQuest users more easily find content, and it helps libraries make their subscribed collections more …
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