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CRL gathers and provides information here about publishers, aggregators, preservation services, and other organizations that host, publish, and maintain digital resources of interest to the CRL community.  This information is intended to inform library decisions on investment in electronic resources and related services.

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Eurostat

Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union. Its mission is to provide high quality statistics for Europe.

Updated: Oct 6, 2016 1:50pm

Exchange Data International Ltd

Exchange Data International Limited, founded in 1994, provides corporate actions and securities reference data. EDI collects and delivers detailed information on financial instruments worldwide via data feeds and Internet-based platforms. Its products, marketed to the financial community in the United Kingdom and internationally, cover major markets with special emphasis on emerging and frontier markets in Africa, Asia, Far East, Latin America and the Middle East. EDI  has recently expanded its data coverage to include economic data.

Updated: Mar 27, 2017 1:46pm

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FactSet Research Systems Inc

FactSet Research Systems Inc is a financial data and software company headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut. 

Updated: Dec 13, 2016 12:26pm

Fairchild Publishing LLC

Fairchild Publishing is a publisher of fashion trade magazines and websites.  Their publications include: Women's Wear Daily, Footwear News, Beauty Inc, M and Fairchild Summits.

Updated: Feb 8, 2016 12:53pm

Financial Information Incorporated

Aggregator and publisher of information on securities, bonds and other financial instruments, founded in New York in 1911.  

Updated: Jun 26, 2017 3:15pm

Financial Times Ltd

London-based publisher of business news, opinion, data and analysis for the global business community, on print, mobile, and Web platforms, with "a combined paid print and digital circulation of 744,000." (2015). FT’s digital subscriptions account for 70% of its total circulation. 

In 2015 the "FT family" comprised:

The FT newspaper and FT.com FTChinese Medley Global Advisors (MGA) Financial Publishing FT Labs New York Institute of Finance ExecSense
Updated: Oct 1, 2015 2:02pm

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung GmbH

The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung was founded in 1949 and is the German newspaper with the largest circulation outside of Germany.  It is published in the city of Frankfurt.

Updated: Oct 27, 2014 2:48pm

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Gale

Gale is a division of Cengage Learning Inc., a privately held for-profit corporation based in Stamford, CT,  heavily invested in textbook publishing. Gale publishes major databases of digitized materials for the post-secondary academic market.

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 12:48pm

Gallup

Gallup is an American research-based, global performance-management consulting company known for its public opinion polls. Gallup also provides subscription-based research, analytics, and consulting to organizations. 

Updated: Sep 7, 2016 12:15pm

GeoData Institute, University of Southampton

The GeoData Institute at the University of Southampton specialises in environmental data management, analysis and processing.

Updated: Oct 4, 2018 11:37am

The Geological Society of America

The Geological Society of America™ provides access to elements that are essential to the professional growth of earth scientists at all levels of expertise and from all sectors: academic, government, business, and industry.

Updated: Sep 18, 2015 3:23pm

Global Financial Data

Global Financial Data is a provider of long-term historical financial and economic data on over 60,000 companies from the 1200s - present.

Updated: Sep 10, 2015 7:33pm

Government Publishing Office

"The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) is the Federal Government’s official resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government. The GPO is responsible for the production and distribution of information products and services for all three branches of the Federal Government in digital and print formats. GPO provides for permanent public access to Federal Government information through Federal Digital System (FDsys) (www.fdsys.gov). and Govinfo is GPO's beta website that will eventually replace the Federal Digital System (FDsys) public website. GPO has partnerships with approximately 1,200 libraries nationwide who participate in the Federal Depository Library...

Updated: Mar 17, 2017 12:00pm

Grupo Estado

Grupo Estado is a private holding company comprised of several news and broadcasting outlets in Brazil, including O Estado de S. Paulo, Agência Estado, Rádio Estadão, OESP Mídia, and several others. It is one of the largest newspaper companies in Brazil.  Estado was founded in 1875, making it the oldest newspaper in the city of São Paulo still in circulation. The company began diversification in 1958 with the launch of Rádio Eldorado, and began publishing the Jornal da Tarde in 1966. Since 2000, the group operates several of its online media publications through the portal Estadao.com.br. 

Updated: Oct 22, 2014 9:56am

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L'Harmattan

L'Harmattan is a French publisher, specializing in literature and the humanities.  They offer many of these works, including books and films, on their digital platform.

Updated: Oct 8, 2014 9:57am

Harvard University Press

Founded in 1913, Harvard University Press is the publisher of such works as John Rawls’s A Theory of Justice, E. O. Wilson’s On Human Nature, and Helen Vendler’s Dickinson, and continues to be a publisher of works in the sciences, humanities, and social sciences.

Updated: Jun 25, 2015 12:58pm

Hathitrust

HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives. It is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. As of April 2017 there were 128 partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide.

 

 

 

Updated: Apr 5, 2017 12:57pm

The HistoryMakers

The HistoryMakers is a Chicago-based, non­profit organization that collects and curates oral histories of African­ Americans. 

Updated: May 8, 2018 10:04am

The HW Wilson Company

H.W. Wilson publishes database and reference resources to serve libraries, schools and corporations.

Updated: Oct 4, 2016 11:02am

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i360

i360, LLC. is an Arlington, Virginia-based  political data and analytics firm that collects and provides access to voter registration, political, and polling data and analytical services.

Updated: Jan 11, 2017 11:46am

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