ProQuest content subscriptions now available with library software agreements


Innovative, part of Clarivate™, announced that libraries of all types can now add new subscriptions for ProQuest, part of Clarivate™, content to new or existing library software contract with Innovative. As both part of the Clarivate Academia and Government segment, Innovative can help libraries simplify their purchasing and subscription options by adding ProQuest content when signing new contracts. 

“This is a great opportunity for libraries to have access to more resources and options through one conversation,” said Carrie Pearson, Director of Product Sales. “We are always looking for ways to make the most out of being part of Clarivate and we are excited to extend these resources from one division to the next to serve our customers.” 

Library software customers can add any ProQuest content to a new contract through Innovative. Libraries already subscribed to ProQuest content can continue to renew through their standard process or talk with an Account Manager if they have additional questions. To help libraries find content that fits their community, Innovative and ProQuest have highlighted five featured collections: 

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ 

With nearly 200 historical titles, ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ is the eminent newspaper digital archive empowering users to digitally travel back through centuries to become eyewitnesses to history. From leading issues and events, like the U.S. Civil War, immigration, westward expansion, industrial developments, race relations, and World War I and II; to international, local and regional politics, society, arts, culture, business, and sports, ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ reveals the day-to-day news coverage from past events. Every issue of each title includes the complete paper, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. 

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O’Reilly for Public Libraries 

The O’Reilly for Public Libraries subscription includes more than 50,600 books, 2,800+ audiobooks, 30,000 hours of video, expert playlists, and on-demand courses in areas such as information technology and software; business; digital media; professional and personal development; and desktop and web applications. Serving the needs of patrons who are working to advance their careers, tune into business and technology trends, explore new software, or support student interest in STEM, this collection—created and curated by our exclusive partner O’Reilly Media—serves the ever-changing business and technology needs of a wide range of users. 

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HeritageQuest Online®    

HeritageQuest Online® delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources, with more than 4.4 billion records, and coverage dating back to the 1700s, it can help users find their ancestors and discover a place’s past. 

Powered by Ancestry®, this collection includes core data sets from the U.S. census collection, U.S. city and county directories, state and county military records, Freedman’s Savings and Trust Company’s registers of signatures of depositors, maps and photos from U.S. indexed county land ownership maps, and so much more. 

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Fold3 Library Edition 

Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. This growing collection contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3. 

With content from the Revolutionary War onward, Fold3 Library Edition is an invaluable research resource for historians, genealogists, researchers, military enthusiasts, veterans and their families, teachers, and battle reenactors. 

Learn more: Library Edition Library Edition is an extensive database that provides online access to 4,000+ historical newspapers. Dating from the early 1700s into the 2000s, Library Edition by Ancestry® contains full runs and portions of runs of well-known, regional and state titles to small local newspapers in the United States and other countries. Packaged to meet any library’s budgetary and research needs, libraries can subscribe to the entire database (world collection), multi-state collections, or state-level collections. 

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ProQuest is committed to empowering researchers and librarians around the world. The company’s portfolio of assets—including content, technologies and deep expertise—drives better research outcomes for users and greater efficiency for the libraries and organizations that serve them. This portfolio includes a growing content collection that now encompasses 90,000 authoritative sources, 6 billion digital pages and spans six centuries.  

Innovative has over 40 years of experience providing advanced technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. With more than 2,400 library systems installed in 9,500 libraries around the world, Innovative is dedicated to serving libraries of all types across their unique needs. To learn more about Innovative solutions for your library, visit  

Clarivate™ is home to leading research, education and library solutions, including Web of Science™, ProQuest™, Ex Libris™ and Innovative™. We connect people and organizations to transformative intelligence and trusted content.