April 16, 2014

Backstage at Buckingham Palace with Proquest

Queen Elizabeth II meets Rod Gauvin and Mary Sauer-Games of ProQuest

It’s not every day that working in the library world has you consorting with royalty. But it does happen, at least for ProQuest’s Senior VP Rod Gauvin and Vice President of Publishing Mary Sauer-Games. The occasion was the launch of the digitized version of Queen Victoria’s personal journals, a collaboration between ProQuest, Oxford University’s Bodleian […]

First Bodleian Libraries app focuses on King James Bible translation

The Bodleian Libraries at Oxford University launched its first app on August 5 entitled “The Making of the King James Bible.” The app’s launching coincides with the 400th anniversary of the Bible’s publication and the Bodleian’s summer exhibition, Manifold Greatness: Oxford and the Making of the King James Bible, which runs until September 4.. According […]