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ebrary Announces New Ebook Program for Pharmaceutical Companies
ebrary announced a new ebook program for pharmaceutical companies designed to support their digital content needs throughout the entire product lifecycle. From research and development, to manufacturing and distribution, to marketing and sales, ebrary provides the ebooks and digital content services that can help pharmaceutical companies increase productivity, while extending their information budgets.
Available now, ebrary’s new program includes:
- A choice of models for acquiring ebooks and other authoritative materials from trusted publishers such as CRC Press, Elsevier Health Sciences, Informa Healthcare, Springer, and Wiley. Choose to subscribe with unlimited access, purchase individual titles, and buy based on employee usage. ebrary also offers many Doody’s Core Titles.
- DASH! (Data Sharing, Fast), ebrary’s do-it-yourself e-publishing tool.
- InfoTools and other advanced research technologies.
- 24/7 web-based training with a real person, complimentary marketing services, and more.
To enable companies to stretch their budget dollars, ebrary recommends that pharmaceutical organizations subscribe to its affordable new Pharmaceuticals Subscription E-book Database, which provides simultaneous, multi-user access to a growing collection of more than 100 ebooks on topics such as drug delivery, toxicology, clinical trials, drug safety, quality control, pricing, and pharmaceutical marketing. Preview the selection at http://site.ebrary.com/lib/pharma/home.action.
Companies may subsidize the subscription by purchasing individual titles in all key areas of the product lifecycle, and by subscribing to additional databases such as Engineering & Industrial Management, Medical Technology, and Sales & Marketing. Preview all content for the pharmaceutical industry at http://site.ebrary.com/lib/pharmaceuticals.
Additionally, pharmaceutical companies may use DASH! to upload and enhance their collections with their own digital materials such as e-prints, product information, research reports, patents, proposals, government documents, competitive intelligence, and more.
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