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Digital Science is a division of Macmillan Publishers Ltd., launched in December 2010 to provide technology solutions for researchers. From intelligent knowledge discovery tools to software applications for the laboratory and decision-support systems for managers, Digital Science combines world-class technology with a resolute focus on scientists and those who support the research process. For more information, visit http://www.digital-science.com
Acquire Media is an advanced technology company devoted to delivering News (text & multimedia) with guaranteed reliability in formats that make content instantly usable and searchable. We serve the news, digital publishing and corporate communities (including Financial Services, Pharmaceutical, Petro-chemical etc), which depend on the speed of our delivery, our reliability, our 24x7 support plus our ability to handle multiple formats and delivery options. Our specialty is news and other time-sensitive content - acquiring it from publishers and distributing it to corporate servers, websites and end users with near-zero latency and pinpoint filtering. We are generally regarded as the industry's most technically-sophisticated media delivery service for aggregated content.
Telephone: 0207 4848 750
BMJ Group is a global provider of trusted and independent medical information and services for healthcare professionals. We support the highest standards of medical practice and the widespread application of medical evidence with:
- world-leading medical journals including the BMJ (British Medical Journal)
- evidence-based clinical decision support tools for the point of care
- assessment, learning, and CPD resources
- medical events and career services
These services combine to provide the medical community with a comprehensive support system aimed at improving patient outcomes worldwide.
group.bmj.com - Better information for doctors, better outcomes for patients
Emerald Group Publishing Limited is a leading independent publisher of global research with impact in business, society, public policy and education. Established in 1967, Emerald now publishes 200+ journals, 300+ books and 100+ book series as well as an extensive range of online products and services.
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Emerald has representation in Australasia, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Dubai, India, Japan, Malaysia, Poland, USA, with headquarters located in Bingley, UK. Emerald employs over 250 people worldwide.
All of the world's top 100 business schools (listed by the Financial Times Global MBA Rankings 2010 - FT 100) have Emerald authors or Editorial Board members.
The Financial Times, one of the world's leading business news organisations, provides an essential source of news, comment, data and analysis for the global business community. Our corporate service extracts the intelligence that's relevant to your business and delivers it using the technologies that suit you best. Millions of people now access our journalism via FT.com, mobile, tablet, and third party platforms such as Bloomberg, Factiva and LexisNexis. For more information, visit www.ft.com/corporate
ReportLinker.com is a business search engine that finds, filters and organizes industry research from over 200,000 trusted public sources, including governments, embassies, statistics agencies, trade unions and many more. With daily updates, our user-friendly research tool provides instant access to the most recent statistics on 350 industries around the world – all in one convenient location. ReportLinker also offers premium market reports from 450 leading publishers, with targeted guidance offered by our team of strategic Research Specialists, who have in-depth knowledge of our catalogue.
Soutron has been developing and supplying systems to librarians and information professionals since 1989, and is the longest serving software supplier to special libraries in the UK market today.
Soutron provides solutions that are designed by professionals that have backgrounds in library, knowledge and information management. Professionals who need to reduce the effort involved in managing varied, complex library materials and information resources. Soutron's intuitive workflow makes formerly laborious tasks effortless, while simplifying increasingly sophisticated digital library demands.
With more than 1500 installed corporate library systems, Soutron has amassed considerable know-how and practical insight into how best to implement library, information and knowledge management systems for its clients.
Our clients range from small legal libraries to large multi-nationals and government departments. Our flexible solutions are very scalable and very affordable. No IT resource is needed as we can set up, host and manage the system for you.
The Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) licenses organisations to copy and re-use extracts from print and digital publications on behalf of the copyright owners - authors, publishers and visual artists. This includes photocopying, scanning and re-use of content from magazines, books, journals, e-publications and websites, as well as press cuttings or documents supplied by a licensed third party. CLA licences provide a cost effective way to manage the risk associated with using and reproducing copyright materials.
The European Library is a service that is managed by libraries, for libraries - with many benefits for our members. Our areas of expertise include powerful, low-cost aggregation services (saving our partners time and money), data enrichment, clustering techniques, full-text indexing and Linked Open Data. We can also raise the profile of your content, via our own website and our role as the official provider of library data to Europeana. Come visit our stand and learn how we can make your collections more accessible than ever before.
The European Library
Prins Willem-Aleanderhof 5
2595 BE The Hague
Tel: +31 (0)70 314 1685
Bowker is the world's leading provider of bibliographic information and management solutions designed to help publishers, booksellers, and libraries better serve their customers. Creators of products and services that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience, the company also generates research and resources for publishers, helping them understand and meet the interests of readers worldwide. Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest and the official ISBN Agency for the United States and its territories, is headquartered in New Providence, New Jersey with additional operations in England and Australia. Resources for College Libraries is the core resource product developed by Bowker and the American Library Association. © 2012 American Library Association.
ProQuest connects people with reliable information for serious research. With a long-standing reputation as a gateway to the world's knowledge, ProQuest is essential to organizations who depend on management and delivery of complete, trustworthy information. For researchers in corporate, business and government settings worldwide, ProQuest's Dialog services deliver authoritative answers to support critical decision making and drive competitive advantage.
Digirati is a full service Digital Consultancy that spans the core elements of digital business and online publishing. Our approach and methodology is disciplined, agile and innovative to ensure our solutions are highly future-proofed. Digirati offer full lifecycle services to deliver solutions that comprise of the following: multichannel content management, digital publishing, customer experience management, social business and collaboration, mobile and tablet content delivery, ecommerce and paywalls. Digirati build bespoke solutions or integrate best of breed software products as appropriate. The value we bring to our clients is driven by our belief that well aligned technology reduces the ongoing costs of digital projects.
ebrary helps customers acquire e-books strategically through a three step approach: Transition, Diversify and Streamline™. The company believes that by challenging the e-book status quo, organizations can effectively serve the diverse and growing needs of researchers and maximize their budgets. Founded in 1999, long before e-books were popular, ebrary is a ProQuest business located in Palo Alto, CA, USA.
Funnelback is a global search engine technology and services company which delivers leading edge information retrieval solutions coupled with quality customer support. The core products offered by Funnelback are Enterprise Search for search across multiple repositories, and Website Search for fast and effective searching of web-based content. Example customers are Skype, Rolls Royce, Macmillan Cancer, UBM Search Medica and University College London.
ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company has forged a 70-year reputation as a gateway to the world’s knowledge – from dissertations to governmental and cultural archives to news, in all its forms. Its role is essential to libraries and other organizations whose missions depend on the management and delivery of complete, trustworthy information. ProQuest’s massive information pool is made accessible in research environments that accelerate productivity, empowering users to discover, create, and share knowledge. An energetic, fast-growing organization, ProQuest includes the ProQuest®, Bowker®, Dialog®, ebrary®, and Serials Solutions® businesses and notable research tools such as the RefWorks® and Pivot™ services, as well as its’ Summon® web-scale discovery service. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.
TEMIS is a leading provider of Text Analytics-based semantic content enrichment solutions for the Enterprise, turning unstructured data into actionable knowledge, enabling advanced content analysis and strategic information discovery. Its solution Luxid® automates the semantic enrichment process, producing metadata that boosts the relevance of search engines and enables powerful content navigation features such as facets, similar document recommendations and semantic links to structured knowledge that enhance the end-user experience on online portals and drive increased usage. Semantic metadata also allows publishers to efficiently develop new products such as specialized topical collections and knowledge bases, generating additional revenue streams.