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ProQuest CSLA Session - Shared screen with speaker view
David Ulrich - ProQuest
02:29:15
ProQuest Libguide: https://proquest.libguides.com/californiak12
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:32:50
Natives and long time residents write the country reports with only light editing from ProQuest editors for consistency.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:33:47
All reports are reviewed at least once a year by our editors for data updates. Sometimes more frequently when a major event like a change of government occurs.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:34:53
Note: Citation at bottom of screen. MLA 9 just added.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:36:57
We have at least 3 interviews per country. We are working to expand these over time.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:37:45
Most of the photos are proprietary to ProQuest. You won't find them elsewhere.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:38:03
Some are licensed from leading phot agencies like National Geographic, Reuters, etc.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:39:10
Data is updated annually by our editorial team.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:39:29
Some countries do not provide data for every category so you will see some NA designations.
Ms. G
02:40:28
where are the citations?
Ms. G
02:40:44
yes
Ms. G
02:42:04
thank you
Ms. G
02:42:09
yes
Beth Prout
02:42:13
yes
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:43:31
It's a selected content database. All articles are chosen by trained ProQuest editors.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:44:40
Editors pick new Editors Picks roughly monthly. Less frequently during the Summer.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:45:59
Editors utilize almanacs, encyclopedias and other PQ information resources to source the information in these pages.
David Ulrich - ProQuest
02:46:23
Poison Dart Frogs were my 3rd grade animal report topic!
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:48:07
Editors update the topic pages at least annually.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:48:46
Similar to CultureGrams, but not nearly as in-depth.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:50:17
We're still building these pages out. This is one of the newer features. We're adding roughly 100 a year.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:50:46
We look at search queries and customer input to determine which biographies to add.
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:51:24
These are in PDF and HTML format. Not ePub.
Ms. G
02:54:13
How to I fix my homepage, it goes starigh to ProQuest central student?
Ms. G
02:54:25
not Sirs discover
David Ulrich - ProQuest
02:54:50
Ms. G. send me an email contact ProQuest K12, Account Manager: David Ulrich, david.ulrich@proquest.com
David Ulrich - ProQuest
02:54:55
if you need help
David Ulrich - ProQuest
02:55:13
explore.proquest.com in the landing page
Larry Wilkner--ProQuest
02:56:44
ProQuest Libguide: https://proquest.libguides.com/californiak12
Emily Joelle (she/her)
02:56:58
Thank you!
Beth Prout
02:57:00
thank you!