RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- September 9, 2015. In a sign of its continuing commitment to enhance the research experience for its customers and users across the world, ProQuest is launching a Portuguese language version of its corporate website for its Brazilian customers.
The new portal features information about various products and services, helpful resources such as brochures and case studies, and is the gateway to ProQuest's global website. Existing and prospective customers can access customer service pages, and aids such as training videos and end-user support materials.
Ashley Shnapier, head of field marketing for Latin America and the Caribbean at ProQuest, said: "We are committed to ensuring we provide the very best experience for our valued customers. Our new Portuguese portal enriches our service to our customers in Brazil with materials that enable them to more effectively promote the library within their institutions and better manage the library's collection."
The new portal mirrors the look and feel of the global ProQuest website with many similar features. It will also contain the existing popular local language blog posts, keeping visitors up to date on news and events taking place in Brazil. The local portal includes a link to the main ProQuest website for easy access to the breadth of information available at the company's global site.
ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company's products are a gateway to the world's knowledge including dissertations,
governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections and ebooks. ProQuest's technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create and manage information.
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 Flow collaboration platform, MyiLibrary ebook platform, the Pivot research development tool and the Intota library services platform. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.