A gentle reminder of the next Tuesday ProQuest demo/training sessions.
Please join Clay Boss, ProQuest Federal Representative, who will do two demo/training sessions on the below ProQuest offerings:
When: Tuesday, Nov. 18th, 2008; 9:30 and 1:30
Where: FLICC/FEDLINK Training Room, LC Adams Building, Rm. 216..
Registration: Please E-Mail Jim Oliver, [log in to unmask], to register for either session. Please include your contact information in the event we have to contact you concerning the sessions. Also, please forward to any colleagues who might have an interest in the subject matter.
Page images of 700 + domestic and international newspapers from 76 countries in 38 languages: PressDisplay provides online access to today's newspapers from 76 countries around the world in over 38 languages in a full-color, full-page image format. The ever-expanding collection currently includes over 700 titles. Just like reading the familiar print edition, viewers can browse articles and other key content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds, and notices. The service also provides up to a 60-day backfile and the ability to perform keyword searches across all titles and the entire archive.
PressDisplay's SmartNavigation enables users with various functionality such as translating an article in up to 12 different languages, listening to the article being read to them through Sound Integration, blogging articles and printing the ASCII version of articles or in a page image format.
Database of TV and Radio news video & clips: Critical Mention provides the ability to search over 3 million clips and over 10 terabytes of indexed television information. A 30-day rolling backfile is available to search.
Critical Mention is a comprehensive web-based television and radio search and monitoring service that allows users to search, track and view critical information from an expanding network of U.S. and international broadcast news. The platform provides real-time monitoring and email alerts for organizations that require up-to-the-minute news about their company, customers and competitors. CriticalTV allows users to easily find a video clip online immediately after its broadcast, instantly share the clip within a workgroup via secure video-email or a private video gallery, and order a professional transcript or hard copy online.
See you there,
James W. Oliver
FEDLINK Vendor Services Coordinator
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540-4935
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