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ProQuest special offers for K12 schools October-December 2022

ProQuest is offering MCLS’s K12 school members special pricing on the following collections through December 31, 2022. For a customized quote, please contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or (517) 939-1382.


SIRS® Discoverer™ is a multidisciplinary database specifically designed for upper elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas including history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and technology. All newspaper, magazine, and reference book content is 100% full text, editorially-selected, and indexed from over 2,200 reliable, high-quality global sources, including over 600 nonfiction books from publishers such as Britannica, World Book, Rosen Publishing Group, Enslow, and ReferencePoint Press. All content is integrated with Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive, and Google Classroom and includes text-to-speech capability, a citation generator, and citation export functions to seamlessly fit into educator and student workflows.

For a quote, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or (517) 939-1382.

eLibrary® Curriculum Edition helps simplify the research process by empowering novice researchers to more easily and efficiently choose their research topic and find authoritative information to support their research claim. It delivers one of the largest collections of periodical and digital media content and is editorially selected to support novice researchers. More than 11,000 editor-created Research Topics pages deliver essential elements on a vast array of people, places, historical events and eras, literary genres, current events, broad curricular themes, and much more. Editor’s Picks and Trending Topics make it easier to explore appropriate subject matter. Researchers can access primary and scholarly sources, and all content is in 100% full text. More than 1,700 magazines, newspapers, and transcripts, plus digitized reference book content, images, maps, websites, videos, and interactive simulations are all expertly curated by ProQuest editors.

eLibrary Curriculum Edition includes full access to eLibrary and 2 additional databases – History Study Center and ProQuest Learning: Literature – providing additional history and literature content and resources to align with core curriculum.

For a quote, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or (517) 939-1382.

Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers over 70,000 titles spanning a wide range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. More than 18,000 titles are exclusive to Alexander Street, all with a predictable annual cost. Curated for the educational experience (high school and above), the massive depth of content and breadth of content types (such as documentaries, films, demonstrations, etc.) in Academic Video Online makes it a useful resource for all patrons, giving high school and university libraries a high return on investment.

For a quote, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or (517) 939-1382.

The PBS Video Collection: 4th Edition consists of more than 1,200 streaming videos that provide K12 staff and students an exceptional range of content with the most valuable video documentaries and series from PBS. From science to history, art to Shakespeare, diversity to business and economics, and more, the PBS4 gives your patrons access to one of television’s most trusted networks.

For a quote, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or (517) 939-1382.