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Products

  • Chadwyck Literature Collections
  • Ebrary Academic: Science and Technology
  • Factiva (Dow Jones)
  • FIAF, International Index to Film Periodicals Plus
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
  • ProQuest SciTech Collection
  • Safari Tech Books Online
  • Social Sciences Opt-in
  • Ulrichsweb



Contact Information

Customer Service

Factiva (Dow Jones): Mary Kay McDonald
 (919) 804-6610
  
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: Mary Kay McDonald
 (919) 804-6610
  
ProQuest SciTech Collection: Kara Hewett
 (734) 707-2732
  
Safari Tech Books Online: Mary Kay McDonald
 (919) 804-6610
  

Technical Support

Factiva (Dow Jones): Proquest Technical Support
 (800) 889-3358
  
ProQuest SciTech Collection: Proquest Technical Support
 (800) 889-3358
  
Safari Tech Books Online: Proquest Technical Support
 (800) 889-3358
  

Sales Rep

Factiva (Dow Jones):David Fiumara
 (919) 556-3242
  
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses:David Fiumara
 (919) 556-3242
  
ProQuest SciTech Collection:David Fiumara
 (919) 556-3242
  
Safari Tech Books Online:David Fiumara
 (919) 556-3242
  



Product Information

Chadwyck Literature Collections (CL-P)

Contents: 

Product Notes: Administrative logins are not yet available for Chadwyck and LION. Includes Literature Online (LION), Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare, Bibliography of American Literature, Twentieth-Century American Poetry, and The W.B. Yeats Collection

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/ProQuest_MLA_Amendment.PDF

Contract Notes: Main contract is under MLA.

Contract Renewal Date: July 31

Cancellation Deadline: April 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Pooled + Opt-In   Note: 


Ebrary Academic: Science and Technology (EbraryPS)

Contents: 

Product Notes: Use channel name 'vivaorg' for the WCKB.

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: 

Contract Notes: 

Contract Renewal Date: Renews with ProQuest SciTech Collection

Cancellation Deadline: 

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source:    Note: 

Private Fund Source:    Note: 


Factiva (Dow Jones) (DJF)

Contents: http://www.vivalib.org/licensed/collect/titlelists/ProQuest/Factiva_titlelist_2013.xls

Product Notes: VIVA has 70 shared simultaneous access users.

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/FACTIVA.PDF

Contract Notes: 

Contract Renewal Date: September 30

Cancellation Deadline: June 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Pooled + Opt-In   Note: 


FIAF, International Index to Film Periodicals Plus (FIAF)

Contents: 

Product Notes: 

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: 

Contract Notes: Main contract is under MLA, amendment is under Chadwyck Literature Collections.

Contract Renewal Date: October 1

Cancellation Deadline: April 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Pooled + Opt-In   Note: 


MLA International Bibliography (MLA-P)

Contents: 

Product Notes: Product URLs are structured as follows: http://search.proquest.com/mlaib?accountid=XXXXX, with your institution's account number where the "XXXXX" is.

Product News from Vendor:
www.proquest.com/mailinglist

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/ProQuest_MLA.PDF

Contract Notes: Amendment is under Chadwyck Literature Collections.

Contract Renewal Date: July 31

Cancellation Deadline: April 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: www.proquest.com/go/training

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Pooled + Opt-In   Note: 


ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (PQDT)

Contents: 

Product Notes: Each institution has a unique URL. Please contact the VIVA Office if you have not received your URL.

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/SAFARI.pdf

Contract Notes: 

Contract Renewal Date: August 31

Cancellation Deadline: April 1

Support URL: http://proquest.com/en-US/support/default.shtml

Training URL: http://proquest.com/en-US/support/default.shtml

Public Fund Source: Central + Cost Share   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Pooled + Opt-In   Note: Does have current opt-in institutions in addition to the Pooled Funds.


ProQuest SciTech Collection (CSA)

Contents: http://www.vivalib.org/licensed/collect/titlelists/ProQuest/SCITECH_Databases_160203.xlsx

Product Notes: This subscription includes the ebrary Academic: Science & Technology collection, Physical Education Index, and Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts.

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/CSA_JMU4071_LicenseAgreement.PDF

Contract Notes: 

Contract Renewal Date: December 31

Cancellation Deadline: September 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Opt-In   Note: 


Safari Tech Books Online (STB)

Contents: http://www.vivalib.org/licensed/collect/titlelists/ProQuest/SafariTech20130827.xlsx

Product Notes: VIVA's subscription is to ProQuest Academic Basic Tech Library. VIVA has 100 pooled simultaneous users for the Safari Tech Books. If a librarian or professor is going to teach a class and demonstrate a Safari book, please send an email to tsupport@proquest.com a week prior to request extra seats for the class.

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/SAFARI.PDF

Contract Notes: The contract began July 1, 2008, and is renewable up to 9 more more years, until June 30, 2018.

Contract Renewal Date: July 31

Cancellation Deadline: April 1

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Opt-In   Note: 


Social Sciences Opt-in (SSOpt)

Contents: 

Product Notes: 

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: http://library.gmu.edu/vivasafe/contracts/ProQuest_Optin_NursingSocial.pdf

Contract Notes:  This replaces the previous contract to PAIS and Sociological Abstracts for the public institutions.

Contract Renewal Date: 

Cancellation Deadline: 

Support URL: 

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Opt-In   Note: Institutions can opt in for databases. The license is central but institutions will be billed directly.

Private Fund Source: Opt-In   Note: Institutions can opt in for databases. The license is central but institutions will be billed directly.


Ulrichsweb (Ulrich)

Contents: 

Product Notes: Ulrich's is now managed by Serials Solutions (in Seattle), but it is still under ProQuest-CSA. Client support is handled by ProQuest and sales are handled directly by Serials Solutions. [You're not alone if you find this a tad confusing....]

Product News from Vendor:

 Contract: 

Contract Notes: 

Contract Renewal Date: June 30

Cancellation Deadline: March 1

Support URL: http://www.serialssolutions.com/ulrichs.html

Training URL: 

Public Fund Source: Central   Note: 

Private Fund Source: Opt-In   Note: 



 

 

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