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March 27, 2018

Ex Libris Cayuse signs Pivot reseller agreement with Ex Libris. Ex Libris announced that Cayuse, a leader in research administration software for universities, hospitals, and research organizations, has signed an agreement to be the Ex Libris North American reseller of the Ex Libris Pivot funding and collaboration solution. [Full Announcement].

January 19, 2017

ProQuest ProQuest enhances discovery of global Calls for Papers with Pivot Service. Through a new addition to its Pivot service, ProQuest is further simplifying the workflow of researchers by integrating funding and publishing opportunities into one easy-to-use environment. The Papers Invited® database, a comprehensive collection of calls for papers issued by professional bodies, journal editors and other conference organizers in all academic disciplines, is now available via Pivot. [Full Announcement].

October 15, 2012

ProQuest One year later, ProQuest Pivot is making research funding and collaboration opportunities easy to find at over 350 Institutions. ProQuest is celebrating the first birthday of the innovative Pivot service, which streamlines workflow in university research offices. Now in place in more than 350 institutions worldwide, Pivot enhances the rich combination of COS Funding Opportunities, the most comprehensive, global source of funding, with the acclaimed profiles in COS Scholar Universe, creating a unique source for matching financial support to researchers and partners. Pivot provides universities with a single online location for their faculty, research administrators, managers and research development professionals to use for all funding opportunity searches, even those that rely on institution-specific data. [Full Announcement].

August 9, 2011

ProQuest COS Pivot launched as research development tool. ProQuest brand COS is streamlining the workflow in university research offices by combining two of its most powerful products in a single platform. Designed specifically for research administrators, managers and research development professionals, the new COS Pivot™ service unifies COS Funding Opportunities, the most comprehensive, global source of funding, and the acclaimed comprehensive profiles in COS Scholar Universe. With the ease of a single interface, users can now quickly identify available financial support along with research partners. [Full Announcement].