ProQuest is happy to join you in celebrating National Library Week. Here’s what we’re bringing to the party April 8-14, 2012.
Sweepstakes: Start here…for a chance to win.
During the week, visit the ProQuest Facebook page to enter our drawing for a chance to win a $1,000, $500, or $250 donation to your library. Your institution can use it to promote the library, purchase resources, support programs, or whatever. Ask your colleagues and friends to enter to improve your library’s chance of winning. Official rules are available here.
Each day during National Library Week, we’ll also post fun questions on our Facebook page about creative ways to promote libraries. We hope you’ll share your ideas with us.
Open access: Start here…to explore.
National Library Week is the perfect time to test-drive some of ProQuest’s most popular online resources. Starting April 8, go to www.proquest.com/go/celebrate to access:
ebrary® Public Library Complete™
ebrary® School Collection
ProQuest® Historical Newspapers-American Jewish Newspapers
ProQuest® Historical Newspapers-Black Newspapers
SIRS® Issues Researcher
During the week, you’ll also have access to the 2010-2011 U.S. Book Consumer Demographics & Buying Behaviors Annual prepared by Bowker Market Research and Publishers Weekly, and a special 30% discount offer on the 2012 issue of the Annual.
Promotional items: Start here…to market your library.
When you go to www.proquest.com/go/celebrate during National Library Week, you’ll find a new digital commercial that you can use on your website to promote the value of your library. You’ll also find links to complimentary marketing toolkits that contain posters, bookmarks, and more to help you get the word out about your reliable online resources.
Thanks for the work you do to support your community and library users. Enjoy the special recognition that you and your library so deserve this week.