February 23, 2018

ProQuest Increases Journal Access

By LJ Staff

ProQuest is providing a significant upgrade to its ABI/INFORM database of
business periodicals. In addition to the traditional content, all subscribers
now have access to ABI/INFORM Archive, a database of historical back file
content for 25 business journals, with more titles to be added later. The
Archive file has full-page images of complete runs of titles dating back to the
beginning of the 20th century, including Sales and Marketing Management,
Foreign Affairs, Journal of Business Ethics, and Journal of
The Archive content will be integrated into ABI/INFORM in order
to facilitate a single search that would reach all the included resources.

Additionally, ProQuest has finalized negotiations with John Wiley & Sons
for a “limited exclusive agreement” to allow it to distribute journal content
from the publisher’s BoldIdeas Collection of business journals, which includes
such titles as Thunderbird International Business Review, Leader to
, and Journal of Corporate Accounting & Finance. ProQuest
has made a similar arrangement with Palgrave Macmillan for the full text of 11
social sciences journals including Feminist Review, Information
, and Latino Studies.