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Press Release: ProQuest [August 9, 2018]

OASIS platform adds 5,000 SAGE Knowledge Ebooks

ANN ARBOR, MI, (August 9, 2018) – Academic libraries can now search for and acquire SAGE Knowledge content directly through the OASIS platform, ProQuest's search, selection and ordering system for print and ebooks.

SAGE Knowledge is a cross-media platform with high-quality ebook and e-reference content in 10 social science disciplines. Its expansive collection of more than 5,000 titles includes reference works, academic books and professional development titles. SAGE Knowledge is the only online ebook delivery platform to link out to SAGE Journals and SAGE Research Methods.

"SAGE has always been committed to ensuring content can be readily accessible in a format that is best suited to the user's needs," said Huw Alexander, Digital Sales Manager, SAGE Publishing. "This expanded partnership with ProQuest is an extension of that mission and our longstanding commitment to supporting academic librarians in their workflow and effectiveness. Being able to offer SAGE Knowledge content through the ProQuest OASIS platform further increases the discoverability, ease and reach of our high-quality content on this platform."

"SAGE Knowledge is a platform often requested by libraries and researchers," said Audrey Marcus, Vice President, Product & Operations, ProQuest Books. "We're delighted to offer OASIS as a source for libraries to discover and purchase the social science titles their users need."

ProQuest's OASIS platform connects libraries with the widest selection of academic ebooks, including more than 1.5 million titles and more than 25 million print titles. The addition of top academic publishers like SAGE Publishing to OASIS gives busy librarians a single place to search and order electronic and print books.

About SAGE

Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE is a leading international provider of innovative, high-quality content publishing more than 1,000 journals and over 800 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. Our growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company's continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington, D.C. and Melbourne. www.sagepublishing.com

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

ProQuest is committed to supporting the important work happening in the world's universities and colleges. The company curates content that matters to research and learning, assembling an archive of billions of vetted, indexed documents. It simplifies workflows so that students, faculty and librarians use time most effectively. And because ProQuest connects information communities, complex networks of systems and processes work together efficiently. With ProQuest, drawing insights and finding answers 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.


Summary: Academic libraries can now search for and acquire SAGE Knowledge content directly through the OASIS platform, ProQuest’s search, selection and ordering system for print and ebooks.
Publication Year:2018
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:August 9, 2018
Publisher:ProQuest
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Company: ProQuest
Products: OASIS
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